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.
The 9th-ranked Notre Dame Men's lacrosse team opened up the new stadium with a 14-7 win over Denver.
A four-time monogram recipient ... played in 62 career games, including 50 starts ... totaled 105 points on 82 goals and 23 assists ... 92 ground balls ... two-time All-America honoree ... earned all-BIG EAST honors as a senior ... all-GWLL honoree as a junior.
AS A SENIOR: Started all 17 games ... earned honorable mention All-America honors from the USILA ... second-team all-BIG EAST selection ... posted the second-most goals on the team with 24 ... tallied 28 points, which ranked in a tie for third on the team ... picked up 26 ground balls ... forced four turnovers ... saw his 32-game goals streak and 28-game point streak come to an end in the season opener, an 11-7 win at Duke ... got back on track with four points on three goals and an assist in a 12-8 besting of Penn State ... scored a goal in a 7-6 overtime loss at Drexel ... registered two goals and an assist versus Fairfield, a 10-8 loss ... posted his second hat trick of the season to help the Irish overtake Denver, 14-7 ... added two goals against Rutgers (L, 10-8) and one against Villanova (L,9-8) ... tallied a career-high four goals in an 11-8 setback at Georgetown ... produced a goal and an assist to help the Irish defeat Providence, 11-3 ... registered his third hat trick of the season during the 13-6 win over St. John's ... scored one goal in a 12-6 loss to Syracuse ... recorded a goal and an assist en route to an 8-5 win at Princeton in the first round of the NCAA Championship ... scored a goal in the 7-5 win over Maryland in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Championship ... tallied a goal in the 12-7 besting of Cornell in the semifinals of the NCAA Championship ... selected by the Boston Cannons in the eighth round (45th overall pick) in the 2010 MLL Draft.
AS A JUNIOR: Earned honorable mention All-America honors from the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) ... copped first-team All-Great Western Lacrosse League (GWLL) accolades ... started all 16 games and scored a goal in every contest ... posted career-high totals in goals (29) and points (38) ... his 29 goals were the most-ever for a junior midfielder at Notre Dame ... matched a career-best figure with nine assists ... his goal total ranked second among all Irish players, while his points placed him third ... notched four hat tricks ... picked up a career-best 34 ground balls ... opened the season with a four-point effort on three goals and an assist in a 10-9 win over Loyola ... scored two goals and assisted on another in a 13-8 win at Penn State ... had three goals and an assist in a 19-7 triumph of Dartmouth ... tallied two goals and an assist in a 9-7 win over North Carolina ... registered a goal and an assist in back-to-back wins over Bucknell (10-6) and Vermont (13-7) ... scooped up a season-high four ground balls against Vermont ... produced his third hat trick of the season in an 11-6 win over Bellarmine ... recorded a goal and an assist in a 9-7 triumph of Villanova ... scored a goal in a 10-4 win against Air Force ... deposited two goals in consecutive wins over Denver (10-8) and Quinnipiac (10-2) ... notched his fourth hat trick of the campaign by tallying three goals and an assist in a 12-2 besting of St. John's ... scored a goal in a 14-8 win over Ohio State ... scored two goals in a 7-4 win against Quinnipiac in the semifinals of the GWLL Tournament ... matched a season-high total with four ground balls against Quinnipiac ... registered a goal and an assist in a 16-7 victory over Ohio State in the title game of the GWLL Tournament ... scored a goal in a 7-3 setback to Maryland in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... earned a monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Started all 17 games ... second on the team with 26 goals ... that marked the most goals ever scored by a sophomore midfielder in program history ... registered nine assists for 35 total points, which ranked fourth on the team ... the 35 points were the most by a sophomore midfielder in Notre Dame history ... his goals, assists and points all were career-high numbers ... notched two game-winning goals and four man-up tallies ... picked up 24 ground balls ... whistled for one penalty, resulting in 30 seconds of penalty time ... posted a goal and an assist in home wins over Penn State (15-9) and Albany (7-6) ... scored a goal in a 16-6 victory at Villanova ... dished out an assist and picked up a career-high five ground balls in an 8-6 setback at North Carolina ... registered two goals in back-to-back wins over Dartmouth (19-7) and Drexel (13-6) ... matched a career-high with five ground balls against Drexel ... deposited a career-high three goals in a 19-7 triumph of Bellarmine in the GWLL opener ... scored two goals in a 9-8 setback to Denver ... notched three points on two goals and one assist in a 16-6 besting of Quinnipiac ... netted two goals in a 14-7 win at Lehigh ... scored once in a 13-5 league victory at Air Force ... tallied a career-high five points on three goals and two assists in a 17-12 win over Ohio State that gave the Irish a share of the GWLL title in the regular-season finale ... the goal and assist totals against the Buckeyes also were career-high marks ... had two goals and a career-high tying two assists in a 10-6 win over Quinnipiac in the GWLL tournament semifinals ... scored twice in the 9-2 victory over Ohio State in the GWLL title game ... tallied a goal in the 8-7 overtime victory against Colgate in the first round of the NCAA Championship ... also scored a goal in the 11-9 setback to Syracuse in the NCAA quarterfinals.
AS A FRESHMAN: Appeared in 12 contests ... registered four points on three goals and one assist ... attempted 13 shots ... picked up eight ground balls ... whistled for one penalty, totaling one minute ... scored goals in back-to-back wins over Brown (11-3) and Villanova (15-5) ... collected a season-high three ground balls in a 16-4 win over Air Force ... dished out an assist in a 14-6 league victory against Denver ... deposited a goal in a 14-9 triumph of Quinnipiac in the regular-season finale.
PREP AND PERSONAL: A standout athlete at St. Mary's High School where he was a four-time letterwinner in lacrosse and soccer and a two-time letterwinner in hockey ... the first freshman in school history to letter in three varsity sports ... captained lacrosse team during his senior season ... earned all-conference honors in lacrosse as a sophomore ... participated in the county all-star game, all-state all-star game and the freestate all-star game ... earned team MVP and all-conference honors in hockey during his sophomore season when he led team in scoring and assists ... first freshman to score seven goals in one hockey game ... led soccer team to a conference championship during his senior season ... team finished eighth in the county in scoring ... son of Christy and William Krebs ... has four siblings ... two siblings, Alex and Medieliene, skied for the University of Vermont ... Alex currently is a manager for the United States Ski Team ... born August 9, 1987, in Baltimore, Md. ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business as a finance major ... carries a 3.119 cumulative GPA.
Kreb's Career Statistics