Alum Walks in Memory of Teammates

Alex Wilcox | August 14, 2017


As the Notre Dame Trail wraps up day two, a former swimmer for Notre Dame is beating the odds.

A tragic accident 25 years ago nearly claimed her ability to walk and took the lives of her two teammates. Now, she's walking in their memory.

25 years ago on January 24, 1992, the Notre Dame women's swim team was on the way back from a meet with Northwestern when tragedy struck.

Just two miles from home, the team's bus hit a patch of black ice and careened off the road. Two of her teammates, Meghan Beeler and Colleen Hip, were killed.

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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