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"Riehle Playing Field" Dedicated
at the University of Notre Dame
June 2001

The University of Notre Dame has dedicated an intramural field as Riehle Playing Field in honor of Rev. James Riehle, C.S.C.  Fr. Riehle is the longtime chaplain for the Irish athletic teams as well as executive director of the National Monogram Club. He graduated from Notre Dame in 1949, was ordained a priest in 1964 and returned to Notre Dame in 1966 as rector of Sorin Hall. Fr. Riehle was also dean of students from 1967 to 1973 before serving as the rector of Pangborn Hall until 1985.

Riehle Field was formally dedicated during the weekend of  June 7, 2001.  The field is adjacent to the Stepan Center on the University of Notre Dame campus.

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Plaque Designating Riehle Playing Field
University of Notre Dame
 
 

Monogram Club Awards Banquet

Joyce Center,
University of Notre Dame

June 7, 2001

Al Riehle,
Fr. Jim Riehle and
Joan Riehle Ruse

The "Moose" Kraus Award for outstanding contribution to the
University of Notre Dame

Awarded to
Fr. Jim Riehle
June 7, 2001

Fr. Jim Riehle at
Notre Dame Stadium
South Bend, IN
Fall 2000
Fr. Jim Riehle at
Notre Dame Stadium
South Bend, IN
Fall 2000

Fr. James Riehle Passes
Away Peacefully