April 26, 2007
A total of nearly 125 former Notre Dame student-athletes will return to campus this weekend for the 35th Anniversary of Women's Athletics. The celebration will run the entire weekend and is filled with many different activities for the entire family.
Sandra Botham Basketball Mary Beth Schueth Cain Basketball Melissa Conboy Basketball Carola Cummings Basketball Krissi Davis Basketball Laura Dougherty Ely Basketball Marge Meagher Hamm Basketball Carrie Bates Hart Basketball Deborah Hensley Basketball Jenny Klauke Koll Basketball Molly Mahoney Kraker Basketball Molly McGuire Lieberman Basketball Sara Liebscher Basketball Annie Schwartz Malcolm Basketball Maggie Lally Marons Basketball Janice Monagle Milley Basketball Mollie Peirick-Busam Basketball Patti O'Brien Reising Basketball Molly Cashman Sebold Basketball Thersa Mullins Shorey Basketball Christy Grady Basketball Manager Kristen Konuyatte Sheehan Cheerleading Anne T. Stubbs, MD Cheerleading Kristi Kramer Richards Cross Country/Track Renee Kaptur Rotatori Cross-Country Liz Bathon Brown Fencing Katie Flanagan Fencing Marit Fischer Fencing Sally Fischer Fencing Alicja Kryczalo Fencing Barbara Lambert Fencing Christina Marciniak Fencing Tes Salb Fencing Kathleen Valdiserri Fencing Susan Valdiserri Fencing Karen Korowicki Bush Field Hockey/Swimming Carrie Grudis Bushwald Field Hockey Debra Charlesworth Field Hockey Janet Budnick Coffey Field Hockey Carrie Rooney Figueredo Field Hockey/Basketball Patricia DeCoste Guido Field Hockey Mary Hums Field Hockey/Softball/Track MaryJean Beetel Jones Field Hockey Elizabeth Fisher Pallante Field Hockey Mary Clair Tollaksen Rahill Field Hockey Deborah Raohl Field Hockey Melissa Sommer Field Hockey Kerrie Wagner Golf Kathryn Lam Lacrosse Christine Mulvaney Beyers Manager Andrea Amoni Rowing Jody Gormley Rowing Shannon Mohan Rowing Christy Donnelly Raines Rowing Meredith Thomburgh Rowing Molly Lennon Anderson Soccer Ragen Ann Coyne Soccer Julie Vogel Kline Soccer Kathleen Sullivan Martinov Soccer Jill Matesic Soccer Brenda Gorski Torres Soccer Melissa Linn Knecht Softball Kristina McCleary Ganeff Softball Lizzy Lemire Softball Barbara Mooney Softball LeeAnn Brislawn Banks Swimming Elizabeth Shadley Bernard Swimming Haley Scott DeMaria Swimming Becky Wood Disorbo Swimming Kristin Heath Swimming Kathleen McKinney Liston Swimming Amy Bostick Sobalvarro Swimming Christy Ciletti Steigerwald Swimming Susan Bohdan Walton Swimming Jane Lammers Tennis/Rowing Mary Shukis Behler Tennis Carol Shukis Crofton Tennis Betsy Fallon Tennis Deborah Grady Tennis Sheila Cronin Lucia Tennis Andrea Smith Moree Tennis Manager Susan Grace Murphy Tennis Laura Cronin Sandberg Tennis Cindy Schuster Tennis Marianne Murphy Zarzana Tennis Carrie Gulick Hastings Track Kelle Saxen Hofner Track Tiffani Tatum Track & Field Katherine Rosenback York Track Tracy Bennington Bailey Volleyball Mary McLaughlin Belanger Volleyball Marcie Bomhack Volleyball Lauren Brewster Volleyball Jo Maternowski Broden Volleyball Kelly Burrell Volleyball Karen Sapp Crowe Volleyball Molly Merchant DiBernardo Volleyball Julie Pierson Doyle Volleyball Rachel Hall Eikenberry Volleyball Kendra Erven Volleyball Manager Amy White Gillin Volleyball Dyan Boulac Harrington Volleyball Carol Homme Hart Volleyball Maureen Shea Kaisery Volleyball Terese Henken Kasson Volleyball Jessica Fiebelkorn Kerr Volleyball Beth Larocca Volleyball Debbie Romo Letourneau Volleyball Kathy Cunningham Litzau Volleyball Sue Medley Volleyball Trainer Katie Neff Volleyball Jan Galen Bishop Coach - Field Hockey Debbie Brown Coach - Volleyball Kathleen Cordes Coach - Tennis Deanna Gumpf Coach - Softball Susan Holt Coach - Golf Jay Louderback Coach - Tennis Louella Lovely Coach - Volleyball Carrie Nixon Coach - Swimming Sharon Petro Coach - Basketball, Tennis Randy Waldrum Coach - Soccer Sally Derengoski Director of RecSports Dick Rosenthal Athletic Director Joe Speybroek Coach - Softball Jill Delucia Rowing
*While on campus, be sure to pass through the hallway near gate 2 of the Joyce Center to view the 35th anniversary photo display on the wall.*
Friday, April 27th:
Noon to 6:00 PM - Registration
Please stop by the lobby of the Waterford Estates Lodge Friday, anytime between noon and 6:00 PM. If you are unable to make it at this time, we will be continuing registration Friday evening at the AD Dine-In and in the hotel lobby on Saturday morning.
7:00 PM - AD Dine-In
Please join us for dinner, sponsored by Nelson's BBQ, at the home of Kevin and Jane White. Dinner begins at 7:00 PM. Shuttles are available, and will depart Waterford Estates Lodge beginning at 6:30 PM. Directions are also included should you choose your own means of transportation. Dress is casual.
Saturday, April 28th:
9:00 AM - Golf Outing
On Saturday morning you have one of two options, the first of which is a 9-hole golf scramble at Warren Golf Course. Breakfast will be served in the club house from 8:00-9:00 AM with golf to follow. You must have pre-registered for golf.
9:00 AM - Run with the Legends If you are not much of a golfer, please join us in a 5K Run/2 mile walk. The race will begin at Legends on the Notre Dame campus (south of Notre Dame Stadium), and the course is mapped out through campus. Registration begins at 8:00 AM with the race starting at 9:00 AM. Walk-up registration is encouraged ($10 per person.) Fruit and bagels will be served at the finish.
10:00 AM - Softball Groundbreaking
Come join the Notre Dame Athletics Department and the Demo Family as we break ground for the Melissa Cook Memorial Stadium, future home of Notre Dame Softball. The new stadium is to be located south of Frank Eck Baseball Stadium (on the corner of Edison Rd. and Twyckenham Dr.)
Do you want to see if you've still got it after all these years? If you competed in volleyball or field hockey you'll have a chance to show case your skills. The volleyball alumni will be scrimmaging at 10 am in the Joyce Center `Pit' (located between the arena and the field house.) The field hockey alumni will be competing at 3 pm on the Stepan Fields which are located on the north side of campus.
Noon-2:00 PM - Luncheon
Please stop by for lunch sponsored by Famous Dave's on the 5th floor of the Notre Dame Stadium Press Box anytime from noon until 2:00 PM. Lighthouse Imaging will be taking "all-time" team photos (photo schedule included.) Be sure to visit www.lighthouseimaging.com to view the photos and for order information in the days/weeks following the events. You can also contact Lighthouse Imaging at (574) 255-4030 directly to order photos for the weekend. Dress for this event is casual.
2:00 PM - Campus Tours
Hour long campus walking tours will depart from the Press Box at 2:00 PM. This tour will include portions of the Guglielmino Athletics Complex and the Loftus Sports Center.
5:00-8:00 PM - Sport Specific Events
At 5:00 PM, spend some time catching up with your former teammates. Teams will be split up and gather at various venues around town (directions included.) Hors d'oeurves and beverages will be served. Dress is casual.
Locations are as follows:
Basketball - Home of Head Coach, Muffet McGraw
Cheerleading - Warren Golf Course
Cross-Country - Warren Golf Course
Fencing - Brigid's Pub @ Waterford Estates Lodge
Field Hockey - Brigid's Pub @ Waterford Estates Lodge
Golf - Warren Golf Course
Lacrosse - Warren Golf Course
Managers - Brigid's Pub @ Waterford Estates Lodge
Rowing- Warren Golf Course
Soccer - McKenna Hall (annual banquet)
Softball - Home of Assistant Athletics Director and former Head Coach, Brian Boulac
Swimming & Diving - Brigid's Pub @ Waterford Estates Lodge
Tennis - Warren Golf Course
Track & Field - Warren Golf Course
Trainers - Brigid's Pub @ Waterford Estates Lodge
Volleyball - Home of Head Coach, Debbie Brown
The women's soccer team will be holding their annual team banquet in place of the sport specific gathering. It will be held in McKenna Hall. Please contact Dawn Greathouse in the women's soccer office at (574) 631-5870 to register.
5:00-8:00 PM - Childcare Services
Two childcare services will be provided. First, several of our current student-athletes will be hosting a variety of activities ranging from dodge ball to basketball, for children age 6 through 8th grade. This will occur from 5:00 PM-8:00 PM in Rolf's Rec Center, with check in beginning at 4:30 PM. For younger children, ages 1-5, there will be a babysitting service in the Joyce Center Monogram Room. Food will be provided at both events (pizza.) If you have not pre-registered, but you are planning on utilizing either of these two services please let us know in advance, so we have a better idea of what our numbers will be.
9:00 PM - Young/ "Young at Heart" Alumni Event
To cap off your evening, please come join us at Brigid's Pub at Waterford Estates Lodge located at 52890 State Road 933. Dance the night away with live music by the Sharon Scott Band starting at 9:00 PM. This event is pay-on-your-own.
Sunday, April 29th:
10:00 AM - Mass
Please join us on the Joyce Center Concourse, outside of the Monogram Room, for a 10:00 AM Mass concelebrated by current and former University Presidents: Fr. Jenkins, Fr. Malloy, and Fr. Hesburgh.
11:00 AM - Brunch
Following Mass, a brunch and speaking program will be held in the Joyce Center Arena. Business attire is requested.