Lacrosse: Irish hope to avoid Marquette trap

Notre Dame Fighting Irish lacrosse (#14/#15, 5-4, 1-2 ACC) travel to Marquette (5-4, 2-1 Big East) for a Wednesday evening showdown, 7:00 pm, FS1. With the passing of Admiral Ackbar, we had hoped to retire the "It's a trap!" meme, but the recent offensive struggles for the Irish set this midweek meeting up as the [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:21+00:00April 11th, 2018|18S Reads, Lacrosse|0 Comments

Lacrosse: Offense stalls against Duke

Notre Dame Fighting Irish lacrosse (5-4, 1-2 ACC) lost to Duke (10-2, 2-1 ACC), 2-8, on Saturday before a packed 5000 person crowd at Arlotta Stadium.  Gametime temperatures were below freezing, but neither this nor the howling winds kept away the expected huge crowd. The Scoring Unfortunately, not much to write here.  Brian Willets had [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:22+00:00April 9th, 2018|18S Reads, Lacrosse|0 Comments

Lacrosse: Irish take Easter weekend trip to Syracuse

Notre Dame Fighting Irish lacrosse (#6/#7, 5-2, 1-0 ACC) visit the Syracuse Orangemen (#9/#10. 4-3, 2-0 ACC) at the Carrier Dome for an ACC matchup, Saturday, March 31, 5:00 pm, ESPNU.  At a minimum, we hope you will all tune in to watch the Irish for a while before the Final Four games start. The [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:23+00:00March 30th, 2018|18S Reads, Lacrosse|0 Comments

Lacrosse: Irish extend winning streak over Ohio State to Sixteen

Notre Dame Fighting Irish lacrosse (5-2) beat Ohio State (5-4), 9-8, on Sunday afternoon in Columbus.  The win was the 16th straight over the Buckeyes, and earned Coach Kevin Corrigan his 300th win! The Scoring Balanced scoring from the Irish:  Gleason, Garnsey, and Wynne with two goals each, Willets, Costabile, and Collins with one.  Drake [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:23+00:00March 27th, 2018|Lacrosse|0 Comments

Lacrosse: Sexton flexes muscles in 9-7 win over Virginia

Another top-10 win for Notre Dame (4-1) as they beat Virginia (6-2), 9-7, on St. Patrick's Day evening at Arlotta Stadium.  The Irish have won their ACC opener every year they have been in the conference, while Virginia continues its in-conference struggles. The Scoring Mikey Wynne led the Irish with four goals, two of them [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:24+00:00March 19th, 2018|18S Reads, Lacrosse|0 Comments

Lacrosse: St. Patrick’s Day tilt versus Virginia

Notre Dame mens' lacrosse (3-1,  #4/#4/#4) will face Virginia  (6-1, #9/#7/#8) on St. Patrick's Day, 6:00 pm at Arlotta Stadium, ESPNU  Another day, another top-10 matchup. The Fighting Irish have won the last five games in this series. The last two have been epic overtime wins that qualify as two of the most exciting finishes [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:24+00:00March 16th, 2018|18S Reads, Basketball, Lacrosse|2 Comments

Lacrosse: Irish fall short against Maryland, 10-12

Notre Dame (2-1) lost Saturday to Maryland (5-0) in College Park.  It was a difficult game for the Irish, with many positives to take from the game, but also a handful of challenges to address. The Scoring This game will be remembered for 3 goal 7 assist performance by Maryland's Connor Kelly.  More on this [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:26+00:00March 4th, 2018|18S Reads, Lacrosse|3 Comments

Lacrosse: Notre Dame to take on defending national champions Maryland

#5/#8/#8 Notre Dame men's lacrosse (2-0) will take on the #1/#2/#2 Maryland Terrapins (4-0) this Saturday in College Park, Maryland.  We'll all have to hold our noses and watch this game on the Big Ten Network. Face off is at 11:00 am.  Apparently Capital One Field at Maryland Stadium is hosting a peewee league tournament [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:26+00:00March 2nd, 2018|Lacrosse|2 Comments

Lacrosse: Irish beat Richmond Spiders, 11-7

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish (2-0, #5/7/8) beat the Richmond Spiders (2-2) yesterday at Arlotta Stadium, 11-7.  The Irish came off a two-week break to play 52 minutes of sublime defense, with 8 minutes of mess sprinkled in after halftime to make things interesting. The Scoring and Stats Brendan Gleason led the Irish with 3 [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:31+00:00February 25th, 2018|Lacrosse|4 Comments

Lacrosse: Working off some rust in beating Detroit

Notre Dame lacrosse (Rank: #6/#6,  1-0, 0-0 ACC) beat Detroit Mercy, 10-7, this afternoon at Loftus.  A win is a win, and despite some rough patches, the Irish improved significantly as the game went on, finally pounding the Titans in the 4th after Detroit had taken a lead in the 3rd. ☝ game down, ☝ [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:33+00:00February 12th, 2018|Lacrosse|3 Comments

Lacrosse: Irish to open season at home against Detroit

Notre Dame men's lacrosse will host Detroit Mercy this Sunday, February 11, at 1:00 PM.  The game will be streamed on ACC Network Extra, which is available on the WatchESPN app.  The Titans have previously played the Irish on two occasions, the last being a 14-5 loss to Notre Dame in 2016.  Detroit was 5-11 [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:33+00:00February 9th, 2018|Lacrosse|2 Comments