Images of the Irish during their run to another Final Four.
Served as a team captain during his senior season ... copped first-team All-America and All-ACC honors as a senior … started all 50 games during the last three seasons of his career … picked up 103 ground balls and caused 46 turnovers … earned three monograms … was selected by the Ohio Machine in the sixth round of the 2014 Major League Lacrosse Draft.
AS A SENIOR (2014): Earned first-team All-America honors from the USILA … named to the All-ACC Team … a team captain … a finalist for the Senior CLASS Award … appeared on the Tewaaraton Award Watch List … a starter in all 18 games … picked up 32 ground balls and caused 21 turnovers … collected four ground balls and caused three turnovers in the 18-9 victory over Virginia … named the ACC Defensive Player of the Week for his performance against the Cavaliers … tied a career-high mark with five ground balls in the 15-14 win over Syracuse in the title game of the ACC Championship … also caused a season-high four caused turnovers versus the Orange … selected to the All-ACC Tournament Team … scooped up two ground balls and caused three turnovers in the 14-13 overtime win over Albany in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Championship … earned his third monogram.
AS A JUNIOR (2013): Started all 16 games for an Irish defense that ranked 10th nationally by allowing just 8.31 goals per game ... that goals-against average ranked first among all BIG EAST teams ... Notre Dame also had the nation's 10th-best man-down defense (.737) ... earned second team all-BIG EAST honors ... scooped up 32 ground balls ... the Irish defense held No. 4 Duke to just five goals in a 13-5 season-opening victory ... ... the Notre Dame defense limited No. 8 Ohio State to just four goals in a 9-4 Fighting Irish win ... matched a career-high total of five ground balls against Hofstra and Villanova ... a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned his second monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012): Produced a solid season for the Fighting Irish ... started all 16 games in the close defense and helped the Irish rank first nationally in scoring defense (6.31 gpg) and man-down defense (.892) ... picked up 39 ground balls ... scooped up a season-high five ground balls in an 8-7 win at Ohio State ... picked up four ground balls in wins over Rutgers (12-9), St. John's (13-6), Syracuse (8-6) and Yale (13-7) ... received his first monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN (2011): Did not see game action during his rookie campaign.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-year starter in lacrosse at St. Joe's Prep ... received All-America honors from the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) as a senior ... ranked 63rd overall in the class of 2010 by Inside Lacrosse ... ranked as the 18th best defenseman in the class of 2010 according to Inside Lacrosse ... three-time all-state selection (sophomore, junior and senior) ... earned All-Catholic League honors his final three seasons after being an honorable mention pick as a freshman ... copped team MVP award twice ... served as a team captain during his junior and senior seasons ... two-year starter in football at fullback and linebacker ... as a senior, he earned first-team All-Catholic (multi-purpose) and was a second-team choice at linebacker ... an honorable mention All-Catholic selection in football during his junior season ... named the scholar-athlete of the league ... son of Tom and Maria O'Hara ... father played basketball at Rider University ... was a member of Notre Dame's Rosenthal Leadership Academy … graduated from the Mendoza College of Business in May of 2014 with a degree in finance … minored in Chinese … finished with a 3.436 cumulative GPA.