The Notre Dame men's lacrosse team faced the Iroquois National Team in the dedication at Arlotta Stadium
Played in 54 career games ... earned three monograms ... a long-stick midfielder ... tallied six points on two goals and four assists ... picked up 70 ground balls during his career.
AS A SENIOR (2012): Played in all 16 games ... started one game at close defense ... vital part of an Irish defensive unit that ranked first nationally by surrendering just 6.31 goals per game ... Notre Dame also ranked first nationally in man-down defense (.892) ... scored two goals ... picked up a career-high 36 ground balls ... named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll for his efforts in a 13-6 win over St. John's at the Konica Minolta Big City Classic ... tallied his first career goal in a 9-7 win at Georgetown ... that tally came with one second left in the third quarter to bring the Irish to within one goal (5-4) ... scored to give Notre Dame a 7-6 lead in the early stages of the fourth quarter in a 12-10 triumph of Virginia in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Championship ... picked up a career-high four ground balls against Rutgers and St. John's ... earned his third monogram.
AS A JUNIOR (2011): Played in all 14 games ... registered three points on a career-high three assists ... scooped up 18 ground balls ... helped the Irish defense rank second nationally by allowing just 6.57 goals per game ... notched an assist in a 7-6 win over Georgetown ... picked up three ground balls against the Hoyas ... posted a career-high two assists in a 13-6 triumph of Penn in the first round of the NCAA Championship ... also had three ground balls versus the Quakers ... received his second monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2010): Played in 15 games ... picked up 13 ground balls ... scooped up three ground balls in the 11-9 win over Loyola ... scooped up two ground balls during the 7-5 win over Maryland in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Championship ... picked up a ground ball in a 12-7 besting of Cornell in the NCAA semifinals ... earned his first monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009): Played in nine games ... tallied one assist and three ground balls ... made his Irish debut in a 19-7 win over Dartmouth ... picked up one ground ball against the Big Green ... scooped up a ground ball in a 10-4 triumph of Air Force ... assisted on a goal in a 10-2 victory at Quinnipiac ... collected a ground ball in a 16-7 besting of Ohio State in the title game of the GWLL Tournament.
PREP AND PERSONAL: An Under Armour All-American ... named the New Jersey prep player of the year in 2008 ... combined to earn seven letters in lacrosse and ice hockey at Lawrenceville School ... lacrosse squad won back-to-back state titles during his sophomore and junior seasons ... the team was nationally-ranked during both of those campaigns, which included an undefeated record of 20-0 in 2006 ... team went 37-1 during that two-year span ... two-time conference champion ... tabbed by Inside Lacrosse magazine as one of the `Top 50 Rising Seniors in the Nation ... made the Nike Blue Chip Top 114 lacrosse team ... also a standout in hockey as a forward ... chosen by the Philadelphia Flyers' Keith Primeau to be on the New Jersey Prep Hockey All-State Team ... high school hockey team won the Empire Cup during his junior season ... competed in water polo during his freshman season ... son of Frederick and Jeanne Smith ... graduated from the Mendoza College of Business in May of 2012 with a finance degree ... finished with a 3.484 cumulative GPA.