Lacrosse: Irish smash Detroit Mercy to open their season

Notre Dame Fighting Irish lacrosse (#7/#8 1-0) beat the Detroit Mercy Titans (1-1) 19-6 on Saturday evening indoors at Loftus Sports Center.  The Irish showed off their impressive depth in this resounding 2019 season-opening win.  Our game recap: The Scoring and the Data It's been a while since the Irish scored this many goals.  Bryan [...]

By |2019-02-22T11:15:55-04:00February 19th, 2019|18S Reads, Lacrosse|0 Comments

Lacrosse: Introducing the 2019 Bagpiper

ND-Atl 2.0 takes over today with his introduction of the 2019 Notre Dame Men's Lacrosse bagpiper! A Tradition Unique in Division 1 Lacrosse For the past twenty-two years, the Fighting Irish men's lacrosse team has been led onto the field by a player bagpiper, entering to the powerful tune of Scotland the Brave.  This tradition [...]

By |2019-02-10T23:07:01-04:00February 11th, 2019|18S Reads, Lacrosse|0 Comments

Film Room: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Notre Dame escaped with a victory on Saturday and can now enjoy some delicious cheeseburgers, but that doesn't mean the film room is closed for the week. The final score was too close for comfort on Saturday as Notre Dame's hyper-efficient offense stalled out most of the afternoon before finally delivering the winning touchdown in [...]

By |2018-10-18T14:00:25-04:00October 18th, 2018|Film Room, Football|25 Comments

Lacrosse: #46Trucking

This article has sat on ice for a week with us worrying that this piece may be the worst jinx imaginable, especially since we heard John Sexton was nursing a back injury. However, we're committed to telling the story of what should be the theme of the 2018 Irish lacrosse season. The fall sport "trucking" [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:34-04:00February 4th, 2018|Lacrosse|0 Comments

Scheduling for Success in the Playoff Era

Alternative clickbait headline - "Is Notre Dame scheduling itself out of future playoff contention?" The schedule for Irish football has become a hot topic in recent months, following the announcements of a two-game series with Wisconsin in 2020/21 and moving next year’s scheduled home game against Syracuse to Yankee Stadium. This debate is nothing new [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:36-04:00January 23rd, 2018|18S Reads|22 Comments

Irish Basketball Opens Season With a Win Over DePaul

In what was I’m pretty sure the only hotly anticipated Fighting Irish matchup on Saturday, the hoops team secured a big road win over DePaul to start the 2017-18 season on the right foot. Game Summary The first half started out slowly as the Irish dealt with an excited crowd at the first ever game [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:47-04:00November 12th, 2017|18S Reads, Basketball|14 Comments

2018 Recruiting: OL John Dirksen Commits to ND

On Saturday night, Notre Dame continued its hot start on the 2018 recruiting trail with the commitment of OL John Dirksen from Maria Stein, OH. Dirksen becomes the 12th overall commit and the 2nd OL commit, joining Cole Mabry. Dirksen gave his verbal to the Irish at the conclusion of his unofficial visit this weekend [...]

By |2017-03-25T22:57:13-04:00March 25th, 2017|Recruiting|8 Comments

Notre Dame Lacrosse game preview: #Rememberthe6 edition

The Notre Dame lacrosse team plays Michigan this Sunday at 2:00 pm, Arlotta Stadium, ESPN3. In the lacrosse world, Michigan is a very new program, somewhat underachieving, but deserving of some credit for trying to hack it in the very difficult Big 10.  This year they begin the season with a 4-0 record, feeling good and [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:26:27-04:00February 24th, 2017|18S Reads, Lacrosse|0 Comments

2018 Recruiting: S Derrik Allen Commits to ND

Wow. Thanks for coming to Notre Dame, Mike Elko. After a huge pickup at cornerback in the morning from 4-star Kalon Gervin, the new Irish D Coordinator gained a commitment Monday night from safety Derrik Allen, a Georgia native with offers to every powerhouse in the nation. Allen and his family have strong ties to [...]

By |2017-02-13T22:32:16-04:00February 14th, 2017|Recruiting|26 Comments

Christmas In-Depth Lax Recruiting Spectacular

Finally, the comprehensive Notre Dame lacrosse recruiting update you have been waiting for.  With our clever clickbait title, it is our goal within Team ND-Atl to convince you that preseason #4 Notre Dame is a lacrosse school above all else. The November 9 signing day tends to roll by unnoticed when a team is dividing 12.6 scholarships [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:26:39-04:00December 23rd, 2016|Lacrosse|5 Comments