#1 Notre Dame to face #8 Maryland on Saturday in Pacific Coast Shootout in Costa Mesa, Calif.
Irish take down Bellarmine 11-6
Notre Dame returns eight starters, including three All-America honorees, from semifinalist finish.
AS A JUNIOR (2015): Played in eight games and scored two goals ... scored goal in home win against Dartmouth (20-5) ... a strong factor in Notre Dame's midfield rotation ... saw playing time and scored a goal in victory against Army West Point (17-8).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2014): Played in nine games and scored two goals ... one ground ball ... made his Fighting Irish debut in the 18-9 win over Virginia ... scored his first career goal in the 12-7 win at Marquette ... picked up a ground ball in the 15-5 victory over Robert Morris ... netted Notre Dame's final goal in the 13-5 win over Harvard in the first round of the NCAA Championship.
AS A FRESHMAN (2013): Did not see game action during his rookie campaign ... switched from attack to midfield ... a BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Rated as the 19th best post-graduate recruit in the class of 2012 by Inside Lacrosse ... spent his post-graduate year at Deerfield Academy in Connecticut ... received All-America honors during his junior and senior seasons at St. Ignatius ... team captain during his senior season at St. Ignatius along with receiving the John M. Senyard Award (team MVP) ... First Team All-West Catholic Athletic League during his final two seasons at St. Ignatius ... Adrenaline All-American in 2011 ... 2008 Adrenaline All-Star Team ... Nike Blue Chip ... 2010 Gait Cup All-Star Team ... Under Armour All-American Midwest Team ... also played football at Deerfield Academy ... son of Bill and Suzy Gray ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business as an IT management major ... has a 3.392 cumulative GPA.