Notre Dame returns eight starters, including three All-America honorees, from semifinalist finish.
Provides key depth to Notre Dame's midfield unit ... has appeared in one game.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2014): Played in one game and picked up one ground ball ... made his Fighting Irish debut in the 15-5 win over Robert Morris ... attempted two shots (both on goal) in the victory over the Colonials.
AS A FRESHMAN (2013): Did not see game action ... a BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
PREP AND PERSONAL: A three-year letter winner at Conestoga High School ... helped squad to three Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) state titles (2010, 2011, 2012) and a three-year record of 72-6 ... Conestoga was ranked in the top 10 nationally during the 2010, 2011 and 2012 seasons ... first team all-conference as a senior along with being All-Eastern Pa Scholastic Lacrosse Association (EPSLA) and Second Team All-Mainline ... Nike Blue Chip participant and two-time Maverik Showtime Camp All-Star ... started for the Conestoga football team during his sophomore and junior years and was an all-conference defensive back as a junior ... received the 2012 Ryan Paul Weidler Scholar Athlete Memorial Award at Conestoga High School ... lacrosse team's recipient of the 2012 Herzlich Family Award ... National Achievement Scholar ... member of the National Honor Society ... All-School Scholar ... AP Scholar with Honor ... High School Peer Tutor ... son of Chris and Melissa Goins ... has a younger sister, Grace ... enrolled in the College of Science as a mathematics major ... has a 3.162 cumulative GPA.