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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 11:35:00 EDTThey ranged from 2016 University of Notre Dame graduate and track and field standout Margaret Bamgbose all the way to fencer Mariel Zagunis, a comparative grizzled veteran who already has competed in four Summer Olympic Games and won the same number of medals.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 12:31:00 EDTA dozen current or former University of Notre Dame student-athletes took part in the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro-and six of them will return to campus to be recognized this weekend in conjunction with the Notre Dame-Stanford football game.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:42:00 EDTThe University of Notre Dame men's and women's fencing teams will once again face the best of the best en route to hosting the 2017 NCAA Fencing Championships at the Indiana Farmers Coliseum in Indianapolis.
Sat, 13 Aug 2016 16:57:00 EDTFor the second time in as many days, a former University of Notre Dame fencer has taken home an Olympic bronze medal, as Mariel Zagunis and the United States women’s sabre team defeated Italy 45-30 Saturday in Rio.
Fri, 12 Aug 2016 20:27:00 EDTThe International Olympic Committee awarded the first medal of the 2016 Rio Olympics with Notre Dame ties Friday as former Irish foil star Gerek Meinhardt helped lead the United States men’s foil team to bronze against top-seeded Italy.
Fri, 12 Aug 2016 17:52:00 EDTUniversity of Notre Dame graduate Gerek Meinhardt played the part of linchpin for the United States men’s foil team Friday, leading a 45-31 comeback victory against top-seeded Italy in the bronze-medal match to bring home the first medal for a U.S. men’s foil squad since the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics.
Wed, 10 Aug 2016 22:26:00 EDTCourtney and Kelley Hurley will be back in action on Thursday as the women’s epee team competition gets underway.
Wed, 10 Aug 2016 07:45:00 EDTThree-time NCAA Women’s Foil Champion and incoming senior Lee Kiefer will begin her medal pursuit today in the women’s individual foil Round of 32, facing Lebanon’s Mona Shaito.
Sun, 07 Aug 2016 23:19:00 EDTOne of the busiest competitive days for former University of Notre Dame athletes at the 2016 Olympic Games commences on Monday, as five with Irish ties are set for action.
Sun, 07 Aug 2016 09:31:00 EDTNow three-time Olympian Gerek Meinhardt takes to the strips today as the individual men's foil competition gets underway, beginning at 8:00 a.m.
Sat, 06 Aug 2016 08:02:00 EDTThe action comes fast and furious for six former Notre Dame student-athletes in Rio today.
Tue, 02 Aug 2016 15:28:00 EDTNotre Dame fans will have plenty of athletes to follow in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as twelve former Fighting Irish student-athletes are set to take part.