Men's Lacrosse



Preview: Irish Shoot for Second League Title in Fifth ACC Season


Replay: Irish Take Big Step


Replay: Hot Start Paves Way for Irish


Replay: Denver Roars Past Irish

The two squads had combined for seven NCAA Championship Weekend appearances since 2011.


Irish Advance to Quarterfinals Fueled by Five Gleason Goals

Brendan Gleason scores five and Brendan Collins tallies four goals as Irish advance to NCAA Quarterfinals with 15-9 win.


Irish Access Extra | @NDlacrosse vs. Army (2018)

Get a look inside Notre Dame's 17-5 win over Army as they closed out the 2018 regular season.


Highlights | @NDlacrosse vs. Army (2018)

Highlights from Notre Dame's 17-5 victory over Army to finish off the 2018 regular season.


Irish Access Extra | @NDlacrosse vs. Virginia, ACC Final (2018)

Get a look inside Notre Dame's 17-7 win over Virginia as they clinch the ACC Championship Title.


Highlights | @NDlacrosse vs. Virginia, ACC Finals (2018)

Highlights from Notre Dame's 17-7 victory over Virginia to clinch the 2018 ACC Championship title.


Irish Access Extra | @NDlacrosse vs. Duke, ACC Semifinal (2018)

Get a look inside Notre Dame's 14-11 win over Duke as they advance to the ACC Tournament Semifinals.


Notre Dame vs. Army (5-5-18)

Notre Dame vs. Army at Arlotta Stadium on May 5, 2018. The Irish defeated the Black Knights by a final score of 17-5.


No. 10 Notre Dame vs. No. 5 Denver

No. 10 Notre Dame hosts No. 5 Denver at Arlotta Stadium in a top-10 matchup.


Notre Dame Lacrosse vs. Richmond

Notre Dame Lacrosse vs. Richmond


Notre Dame vs. Detroit Mercy (2-11-18)

Notre Dame vs. Detroit inside Loftus Sports Center on February 11, 2018.


Notre Dame vs. Marquette (NCAA First Round - May 14, 2017)

Notre Dame vs. Marquette in the NCAA Championship First Round at Arlotta Stadium on Sunday, May 14, 2017.

  • 2017 ACC All-Tournament Team

AS A JUNIOR (2018)

  • Appeared in 12 games for the Irish, starting seven.
  • Ranked third on the team in points with 33, and fourth in goals with 19.
  • Tied for the team lead in assists, tallying 14.
  • Posted two four-goal efforts this season, against Denver (3/10/18) and Army (5/5/18).
  • Recorded a season-high six points in the game against Army, tallying two assists along with his four goals.
  • He put up six points three different times in 2018 - against Richmond (2/24/18), at Duke (4/27/18) and against Army (5/5/18).
  • Fielded 13 ground balls and forced one turnover in 2018.

  • Started all 15 games during his second season at Notre Dame as an attackman
  • Enjoyed a breakout season, scoring a career-high 25 goals on the season to rank second on the team
  • Ranked fourth on the team in points with 31, as he had six assists to go along with the aforementioned 25 goals
  • Recorded a career-high five goals and an assist in the win over Marquette (5/14) in the first round of the NCAA Championship
  • Posted a hat trick in three consecutive games - the first three of his career - against North Carolina (4/30), Army (5/6) and Marquette (5/14)
  • Led the team in goals against Army (5/6) with four on the day
  • Scored at least one goal in 12-of-15 games
  • Played in 13 games during his debut season at Notre Dame, totaling two goals and four ground balls in the midfield.
  • Scored a goal in his first game with the Irish in the 14-5 win over Detroit (2/27) and found the back of the net in a highly contested 8-6 victory against Duke (4/10).
  • Lettered in lacrosse, football and hockey at Essex High School in Essex, Vermont
  • Served as captain for all three sports as season
  • Led lacrosse team in scoring as junior and senior, earning MVP honors both seasons
  • Four-time All-State honoree in lacrosse
  • Played club for VTribe Lacrosse
  • Leading scorer for Hornets hockey team that won a Vermont Division I state title in 2015
  • Set single-season rushing and touchdown records during senior campaign in football in 2015
  • Son of Matt and Kim Gleason
  • Father Matt attended Notre Dame as a graduate student in 1991-93
  • Cousin Andrew Gleason also attended Notre Dame (2008-12) and played midfield for the Irish lacrosse team
  • Has three siblings--Courtney, Lindsey and Abbey
  • Enrolled in the College of Science as a science-business major  


Brendan Gleason
Brendan  Gleason


Essex, VT

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