Expected to fill a backup role on defense in 2005 ... has shown great improvement throughout his career ... should provide depth this season ... continues to develop his all-around skills ... strong work ethic has helped him continue to make strides ... came to Notre Dame with limited high-school experience ... a physically imposing player who has the ability to develop into a very intimidating defenseman ... the tallest player on the Irish roster ... one of team's top academic performers carries 3.59 cumulative GPA as a chemical engineering major ... wears No. 35 jersey sported by Notre Dame's first All-American, Mike Iorio (`95), a three-time honoree.
AS A JUNIOR: Did not see action in 2004.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in two games during the 2003 campaign ... came off the bench for first career action in Notre Dame's 9-2 win over Butler ... also played in 13-4 win over Air Force.
AS A FRESHMAN: Did not see action in 2002.
PREP AND PERSONAL DATA: Played three years of lacrosse in high school, one at the varsity level ... member of Niskayuna team which claimed Suburban Council championship ... earned two letters in soccer and three in basketball while playing both sports for four years ... played in Exceptional Senior All-Star soccer game ... father John is a Notre Dame graduate ... member of the National Honor Society ... born Nov. 8, 1982 ... carries 3.589 cumulative GPA ... four-time Dean's List honoree, highlighted by 3.718 GPA in spring 2003 semester ... enrolled in the College of Engineering as a chemical engineering major.
Hagerty's Career Statistics