New "Strong of Heart" featuring Dr. Carol Lally Shields

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Josh Flynt ('11) | Dec. 12, 2012 | Irish UNDerground

source:  On Sunday, Dec. 16, the latest in Notre Dame’s Strong of Heart series will debut on NBC Sports Network. The episode tells the inspiring stories of a pair of former Irish athletes – women’s basketball player Dr. Carol Lally Shields (’79) and swimmer Haley Scott DeMaria (’95).

Dr. Lally Shields is a world-renowned ophthamologist in Philadelphia.

While on the swim team, DeMaria survived a bus accident and overcame a serious back injury to compete again for the Fighting Irish.

The premiere episode will air this Sunday at 4:00 pm ET, and it will be re-broadcast on Jan. 1 at 11:30 pm ET, as well as Jan. 7 at 12:30 pm ET

Watch the preview at Irish UNDerground, the Notre Dame Athletics blog

 

Originally published by Daily Domer Staff at dailydomer.nd.edu on December 12, 2012.