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Ten program rookies help lead Notre Dame into its first season in the ACC
AT NOTRE DAME (2014): Joined the Irish program in the fall of 2013 as a walk on ... saw action in two games as a pinch runner in 2014.
HONORS & AWARDS: ACC Academic Honor Roll (2014).
FRESHMAN SEASON (2014): Participated in two contests during freshman season as a pinch runner … stole a base against Robert Morris (IL) March 18 … named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL: Graduated from Quaker Valley High School in Leetsdale, Pennsylvania, in the spring of 2013 ... earned four letters each in baseball and hockey ... was an all-conference selection in the outfield as a senior after hitting .483 with 51 hits, 20 RBI and 28 runs scored ... also stole 25 bases and had zero errors in the field ... was a team captain on a team that was the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League AA runner-up and a Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association AA state semifinalist ... had a .350 average with 35 hits 11 RBI and 18 stolen bases as a junior ... racked up 32 hits, 12 RBI and 15 stolen bases while hitting .321 as a sophomore ... put up 12 hits, five RBI and nine stolen bases while hitting .287 as a freshman ... played club baseball for the Steel City Slammers and Youngstown Blue Devils AAU squads ... played club hockey for the Pittsburgh Viper Stars AAU organization ... was an North American Prospects Hockey League all-star selection in 2013 and helped lead hockey squad to a pair of NAPHL regular season championships in 2012 and 2013 ... was a National Honor Society member in 2012 and 2013 ... earned a spot on the Distinguished Honor Roll from 2009-13 ... also an AP Distinguished Scholar in 2013 and an AP Scholar in 2012 ... selected to the NAPHL All-Academic team in 2012-13 ... full name is Clayton James Bouchard ... born in Chicago to James and Carolyn Bouchard ... has an older sister, Natalie, and a younger sister, Aubrey ... cousin, Lauren Chval, graduated from Notre Dame in 2013 and cousin, Craig Chval, is set to graduate in 2015 ... father, James, played baseball at the University of San Diego ... uncle, Rick Bouchard, played basketball at the University of North Dakota ... cousin, Robbie McEwen, played football at the University of Nebraska.
**Career Stats Attached Above As PDF (As Of May 17, 2014)**