Irish finish season with an 11-3 record.
Images from Notre Dame's season that culminated in a run to the NCAA title game
Fighting Irish knock off the Big Red in the NCAA semifinals.
The Fighting Irish men's lacrosse team defeated Maryland, 7-5 in the NCAA quarterfinals on May 22 in Princeton, N.J.
The 8th-ranked Men's Lacrosse team fell to Rutgers, 10-8, in their Big East Opener on Saturday at Arlotta Stadium.
2011 MLL Draft Pick - Denver - Sixth Round (33rd Overall Selection)
Received honorable mention All-America honors from the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) as a senior ... all-BIG EAST second team in 2011 ... team captain as a senior ... played in 53 career games, tallying 15 points on eight goals and seven assists ... picked up 167 ground balls ... went 15-for-22 (.682) in faceoffs ... picked by the Denver Outlaws in the sixth round (33rd overall selection) of the 2011 Major League Lacrosse draft.
AS A SENIOR: Played in 10 games ... missed four contests due to injury ... tied career-high marks in goals (3) and set career-high standards in assists (3) and points (6) ... received honorable mention All-America honors from the USILA ... second-team all-BIG EAST selection ... helped the Irish defense rank second nationally by allowing just 6.57 goals per game ... scooped up 20 ground balls ... tallied a career-high two goals in the 12-7 season-opening victory against Duke in Jacksonville, Fla. ... assisted on a score in a 10-9 win at Denver ... registered a career-high two assists in an 8-7 win over Ohio State ... did not play against Rutgers, Villanova, Georgetown and Providence because of an injury ... netted his third goal of the season in a 10-7 besting of St. John's ... earned his fourth monogram.
AS A JUNIOR: Played in 17 games ... registered career-high numbers in goals (3) and points (5) ... matched a career-high mark with two assists ... led the team with a career-best - and team-best - 76 ground balls ... picked up four ground balls in an 11-7 win over Duke in the season opener ... had three ground balls in the 12-8 win over Penn State ... registered an assist and matched a career-high total with seven ground balls in an 11-9 win over Loyola ... notched an assist in a 14-7 triumph of Denver ... deposited a goal and grabbed four ground balls in the 7-6 overtime win against Ohio State ... tied a career-best total with seven ground balls to help the Irish down Providence, 11-3 ... picked up five ground balls in a 13-6 win over St. John's ... netted one goal and picked up five ground balls in an 8-5 victory at Princeton in the first round of the NCAA Championship ... matched a career-high figure with seven ground balls in a 7-5 win over Maryland in the NCAA quarterfinals ... scored a goal in a 12-7 besting of Cornell in the NCAA semifinals ... picked up six ground balls in the 6-5 overtime loss to Duke in the NCAA title game.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in all 16 games ... ranked second on the team with a career-high 51 ground balls ... picked up four or more ground balls in seven games ... notched a career-high three points on a goal and two assists ... dished out the first assist of his career in a 9-7 win over North Carolina ... tallied a goal in a 10-6 win over Bucknell ... assisted on a goal in an 11-6 win against Bellarmine ... picked up six ground balls in a 9-7 triumph of Villanova ... scooped up a career-high seven ground balls in a 10-4 victory against Air Force ... had six ground balls in a 12-2 win over St. John's.
AS A FRESHMAN: Appeared in 10 games and notched one goal ... went 15-for-20 (.750) in faceoffs ... picked up 20 ground balls ... went 3-for-4 in the faceoff circle and picked up three ground balls in a 16-6 victory at Villanova ... was a perfect 3-for-3 in faceoffs and scooped up three ground balls in a 19-7 triumph of Dartmouth ... went 0-for-1 in faceoffs in a 13-6 besting of Drexel ... scored a goal and picked up a season-high four ground balls in a 19-7 win over Bellarmine in the GWLL opener ... went 1-for-1 in faceoffs against the Knights ... matched a season-high total with four ground balls in a 14-7 victory at Lehigh ... went 4-for-5 in the faceoff circle versus the Mountain Hawks ... was 3-for-4 in the circle in a 13-5 win at Air Force ... went 1-for-2 in faceoffs in a 10-6 victory over Quinnipiac during the GWLL tournament semifinals.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Competed in lacrosse, football and hockey at The Hotchkiss School ... three-time letterwinner in lacrosse ... two-time team captain of his lacrosse squad ... earned all-state and all-conference honors along with being named team MVP during his junior season ... was the team-leader in ground balls and faceoffs that year ... was the recipient of the award that is presented to the team member whose enthusiasm, determination and example have earned him the respect of both his teammates and coaches ... was given a similar award for his contributions to his football squad ... named All-New England in lacrosse ... earned four letters in hockey as a left wing ... captained his hockey squad during his senior season ... was the team's second leading scorer that year ... lettered during his senior year of football as he compiled the most all-purpose yards on the team ... son of Ann McLean and Marty Irving ... his father played lacrosse at Mount St. Mary's ... has a younger sister ... graduated from the Mendoza College of Business in May 2011 with a degree in finance.
Irving's Career Statistics