ARCH WARD
Hall of Fame Enshrinee Information

ARCH WARD

Inducted: 1983
Sport: Sports Information, Football

PERSONAL STORIES

ACCOMPLISHMENTS/HONORS:
  • Attended these St. Joseph's Academy and college in the 1910's before graduating from Notre Dame in 1921.
  • Hired by Knute Rockne as Notre Dame's first sports information director in 1919.
  • Through his sports information background, Ward also organized the Golden Glove and Silver Skates competitions.
  • Founder of major league baseball All-Star Game (1933), College All-Star Game (1934) and the All-American Football Conference (1946,49).