Bats Lead Irish By Broncos

Jake Johnson with a 5-for-5 night in home finale.


Broncos & Irish Wrap Home Schedule

Notre Dame hosts Western Michigan at 6:05 p.m.


Irish Host Austin Peay For Three

Notre Dame will honor its senior class prior to Saturday's 4:05 p.m. contest.


Crusaders Venture To The Eck

Notre Dame hosts Valparaiso at 6:05 p.m. Tuesday.


Irish Halt Crusaders Tuesday Night

Ryan Lidge with three-run triple in 10-3 win.


#LSU @ Notre Dame - May 11, 2016

The Irish welcomed back former head coach Paul Mainieri & his No. 11 LSU Tigers to Frank Eck Stadium May 11, 2016.


Pitt vs. Notre Dame (Game 2 - 5/7/16)

The Irish fell to the Panthers, 8-5, in game 2 of a 3-game ACC series May 7, 2016.


#29 Notre Dame @ #7 Florida State (4/24/16)

The Irish lost the final game of a three-game ACC series at the Seminoles April 24, 2016.


Notre Dame vs. #22 Alabama

The Irish opened the 2016 USA Baseball-Irish Classic with a matchup with No. 22 Alabama. The Crimson Tide won 4-0.


2015 NCAA Champaign Regional - Day 2

The Irish wrapped up their first NCAA Regional since 2006 with games against Illinois and Wright State May 31, 2015.

Career & Game-by-Game Stats Get Acrobat Reader


  • Third Team All-ACC (2015)
  • First Team ABCA/Rawlings All-Mideast Region (2015)
  • Three-time ACC Academic Honor Roll (2015, 2016 & 2017)
  • ACC Co-Pitcher of the Week (April 6, 2015)
  • Three-time Monogram winner (2014, 2015 & 2016)
  • Northwoods League Co-Pitcher of the Year (2014)
  • Northwoods League No. 1 Prospect (2014)


  • Saw action in 10 games, while making four starts and posting a 3-2 record
  • Returned to starting rotation against Toledo, allowing one earned run while collecting the victory
  • Threw five innings in each of final two career starts, both wins over Illinois State and Valpo

            JUNIOR SEASON (2016):

            • Made 11 starts with a 3-4 record and 4.26 ERA
            • Threw seven shutout innings with just two hits in season opener against Santa Clara
            • Struck out seven over eight innings in win over Virginia Tech

            SOPHOMORE SEASON (2015):

            • Opened season in bullpen before emerging as midweek starter and eventually weekend ace over campaign
            • Finished season with 9-1 record and 2.27 ERA over 11 starts and 17 total appearances
            • Finished tied for second in ACC in wins, fifth in ERA and sixth in walks per nine innings (2.04)
            • Joined Aaron Heilman and John Axford as the only Irish pitchers since 1998 to start the season at least 9-0
            • Earned his first career save in 10-9 win over Oklahoma
            • Recorded a complete game shutout against Eastern Michigan, scattering 10 hits and hitting a batter while not conceding a walk and striking out five in 6-0 win
            • Followed up that performance with 4.1 shutout innings in relief against Pitt to clinch ACC Co-Pitcher of the Week honors
            • Turned in a quality start in NCAA Regional loss to Illinois, allowing three runs in 7.2 innings for his only loss of the season.

            FRESHMAN SEASON (2014):

            • Made 11 appearances and a pair of starts during rookie season
            • Did not allow a run in final four appearances of the season, with an ERA of 0.61 over his final six appearances (14.2 innings)
            • Collegiate debut came against No. 24 Florida Atlantic
            • Made first career start against Youngstown State

            HIGH SCHOOL:

            • Earned four letters each in baseball, basketball and football at Otsego
            • Rated the No. 13 right-handed pitcher and No. 26 overall prospect in Ohio by Perfect Game
            • Went 6-0 as a senior with a 0.70 ERA and 58 strikeouts, earning Northern Buckeye Conference Pitcher of the Year honors and honorable mention all-region honors from Rawlings
            • Hit .440 with 21 RBI and a pair of homers as a senior
            • Was a second team all-state selection in football


            • Born in Bowling Green, Ohio
            • Son of Duane and Karen Smoyer
            • Has two younger sisters, Morgan and Hannah
            • IT Management major in Mendoza College of Business


            Ryan Smoyer
            Ryan  Smoyer


            Bowling Green, OH

            High School:

            Height / Weight:
            6-4 / 221



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