#10 Notre Dame Hockey defeated USA U18 in overtime in a shootout on (Oct 07, 2012 at Notre Dame, Ind.)
Earned one monogram during his Notre Dame career - as a freshman in 2010-11 ... saw action in five games in 2011-12 and eight in 2012-13 ... returned to the lineup during the second semester of his senior year (2013-14) and played in 16 games ... known for his smart, consistent defensive style ... played in 54 career games with one goal and six assists for seven points ... one of four senior defensemen - along with Stephen Johns, Kevin Lind and Shayne Taker - on the Irish blue line during 2013-14 ... joined the Irish after playing one season with the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders of the United States Hockey League (USHL) where he was a teammate of Irish forward and 2014 graduate Jeff Costello ... one of four players in the program's history from the South Bend-area to play at Notre Dame, joining Mike McNeill `84-'88 (South Bend), Tommy Smith `88-'89 (South Bend) and Cary Nemeth `93-'94 (Granger) in the program's 46-year history.
AS A SENIOR: Returned to the Notre Dame roster during the second half of the 2013-14 campaign ... played in 16 games in the second half beginning on Jan. 25 versus Northeastern and did not miss a game the remainder of the season ... did not pick up a point ... recorded five shots on goal and did not pick up a penalty ... was +2 on the year ... played in all six postseason games.
AS A JUNIOR: Saw action in eight games for the Irish during the 2012-13 campaign ... saw action versus Maine (Oct. 12), Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 18), at Northern Michigan (Oct. 26), versus Western Michigan (Nov. 4), at Michigan (Nov. 15-16), versus Lake Superior State (Dec. 1) and Michigan State (Dec. 7) ... did not pick up a point in those games, recording three shots on goal and one penalty for two minutes ... was -1 on the season.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in five games for the Irish during the 2011-12 campaign ... recorded no points and was even for the season ... had just one shot on goal ... saw action in games versus Ohio State (Oct. 15), at Bowling Green (Oct. 29), at Lake Superior (Nov. 26), versus Boston University (Dec. 31) and at Miami (Feb. 18) ... did not play in any postseason games.
AS A FRESHMAN: Saw action in 25 games in his rookie year ... scored one goal and added six assists for seven points ... did not have any penalties ... was +4 on the season ... made his Notre Dame debut on Oct. 10 versus Boston University in the championship game of the Warrior Ice Breaker Classic ... picked up first assist and first two-point (2a) game in 6-3 win at Bowling Green (Nov. 6) ... had one assist in each game of the series at Michigan (Nov. 12-13) for a three-game point streak (0g, 4a) ... scored first collegiate goal on Feb. 19 in 5-1 win at Bowling Green ... played in four postseason games and had no points.
PREP & PERSONAL: Graduated from Novi High School in Novi, Mich., while playing for the Honeybaked AAA program ... spent his freshman and sophomore years at Culver Military Academy where he was a teammate of fellow 2014 graduate David Gerths ... was a regular with Cedar Rapids in 2009-10, helping RoughRiders to a second-place finish with a 38-19-3 record ... played in 46 games with four goals and 11 assists for 15 points ... picked up 28 minutes in penalties ... spent the 2008-09 season playing in the North American Hockey League with the Kenai River Brown Bears ... named the team's most outstanding defenseman, playing in 51 games, scoring six goals with 10 assists for 16 points ... had 75 minutes in penalties and three power-play goals on the year ... while playing for Honeybaked AAA was named most valuable player for the Dallas Cup in 2008 ... played on state championship team at Culver in 2006-07 ... spent his youth as a member of the Irish Youth Hockey League (IYHL) in South Bend ... full name is Jared Parker Beers ... son of Jeffrey and Jeanne Beers ... has one sister, Julia ... born in Mishawaka, Ind. ... graduated with a degree in finance from Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business in May of 2014.