Notre Dame is 9-0 in midweek games in 2016.
Junior Cavan Biggio finished off his outstanding week with a 4-for-5 day at the dish.
Ten of Notre Dame's 12 position players that saw action reached base.
The freshman picked up the win on the mound in addition to hitting the game-winning home run.
The junior RHP confused Santa Clara all night in allowing just two hits and no runs.
The Irish opened their 2016 home season in style with a 10-3 win over Toledo March 16, 2016.
ND kicked off its 2014 season with a trip to Boca Raton, Fla., for a meeting with the No. 24 Florida Atlantic Owls.
Notre Dame Baseball vs Valparaiso on Wednesday, April 3, 2013.
HONORS & AWARDS: One-Time Monogram Winner.
JUNIOR SEASON (2015): Missed the 2015 season after undergoing right knee surgery in the fall of 2014.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014): Made one appearance out of the bullpen in season opener against No. 24 Florida Atlantic … surrendered three hits in three innings of work … fanned two batters, allowed two walks and hit one batter … missed the rest of the season after surgery on right elbow in February 2014.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2013): Appeared in 21 games for Notre Dame during freshman season (eight starts) ... went 1-2 on the year with a 4.70 ERA ... yielded 43 hits in 44 innings pitched, limiting opponents to a .253 average ... struck out 36 batters and walked only 14, the second-lowest amount of free passes issued by Irish pitchers, for a 2.6 BB/K ratio ... tied for second on the Irish in strikeouts looking (13), and ranked fourth in games appeared in relief (13) ... held left-handed batters to only a .208 batting average against during the season ... tossed eight innings of relief in BIG EAST contests, posting a 0-0 record and a 5.62 ERA in eight appearances (two starts) ... struck out a career-high eight batters over five innings of work in his first start of the year against Mercer (Feb. 17) ... tossed seven strong innings against Rhode Island (March 3), allowing three runs on six hits, walking none and striking out six Rams batters ... threw four innings of one-run baseball in first career home start against Seton Hall (March 23) ... allowed an earned run in inaugural relief effort out of the Notre Dame bullpen at Louisville (March 30) ... earned first career win after working 0.2 relief innings of scoreless baseball against Michigan State (April 24) ... struck out three batters in 1.1 innings out of the bullpen at Central Michigan (April 30) ... allowed only three earned runs total over his final seven appearances … earned a monogram.
HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL: Earned two letters in baseball ... helped Providence Catholic to Chicago Catholic League Blue championships during sophomore, junior and senior seasons ... team finished second in state as a junior ... was an Illinois State Scholar and was on the High Honor Roll ... played club baseball with the Illinois Sparks ... cousin, Michael Hearne, is also on the Notre Dame baseball team ... full name is David Joseph Hearne ... born in Blue Island, Illinois ... son of David and Bridie Hearne ... has a younger sister, Kelly ... enrolled in Mendoza College of Business and is majoring in finance.