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Spring Opener With Purdue Moved Up To Friday

March 22, 2017

By Joanne Norell

NOTRE DAME, Ind. — The University of Notre Dame women’s soccer has rescheduled it’s spring opener against Purdue, moving the game from Saturday afternoon to Friday evening due to expected severe weather.

The game, originally scheduled for 1 p.m. ET Saturday at the women’s soccer practice field, has been moved to 7:30 p.m. ET Friday at the LaBar Practice Complex, the Notre Dame football turf practice field located next to Alumni Stadium.


Joanne Norell, athletics communications assistant director at the University of Notre Dame, has been part of the Fighting Irish athletics communications team since 2014 and coordinates communications efforts for the Notre Dame women’s soccer, men’s tennis, women’s tennis and fencing programs. Norell is a 2011 graduate of Purdue University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in mass communication, and earned her master’s degree in sports industry management from Georgetown University in 2013.