Meet the "Raqueteers"

Anna Gonzalez '16 | Mar. 18, 2013 | Irish UNDerground

The Raqueteers, Notre Dame women's tennis superfansWhen he's standing next to Big Bird and some guy in a luchador mask, The Leprechaun blends in just fine.

Mirriam-Webster’s dictionary defines “racketeer” as “one who obtains money by an illegal enterprise usually involving intimidation.”

I define “racqueteer” as “one who helps a tennis player/team obtain victories by an entertaining enterprise involving team-support and/or opponent-intimidation.”

Notre Dame women’s tennis has their own racqueteers. They’ve been attending home matches at the Eck Tennis Pavilion since the match against Purdue, and have gone to every match since.

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