Fighting Irish duo selected by Vancouver in the first round.
Top-10 showdown slated for 7 p.m. (ET) on Wednesday.
Notre Dame aims for 8-0 start to season.
Irish host Spartans on Friday, head to Michigan on Sunday.
Irish to face San Diego State on Friday and Clemson on Sunday.
Debuted each year at the OSCARS - the year-end highlight video provides a look back at all 26 varsity sports competed at the University of Notre Dame and is created in cooperation with the Student Welfare and Development Office and LeSea Broadcasting.
Irish Student Athletes reflect on the holiday, with some of their favorite memories.
Notre Dame's victory over Oregon State at Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium) W, 1-0 on September 7, 2012.
The men's soccer team took on Duke in Alumni Stadium on 8/25.
Notre Dame Men's Soccer victorious over Duke at Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium) W, 1-0
Notre Dame lost to Mexico 1 to 0 on April 27th in Alumni Stadium.
Men's Soccer tied against Connecticut 0 to 0 on October 8th in Alumni Stadium.
FIFTH-YEAR (2012): Injured in the season opener versus Duke and missed the rest of the season ... received his fourth monogram.
AS A SENIOR (2011): Played in all 18 games and made 10 starts ... tallied 11 points on three goals and a team-high five assists ... all of those offensive figures were career-high numbers ... was the co-recipient of the Notre Dame Club of St. Joseph Valley Rockne Student-Athlete Award ... copped the BIG EAST Institutional Scholar-Athlete Award ... named to the NSCAA Scholar All-Region second team ... a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... assisted on Notre Dame's first goal in a 4-1 win over Dayton at the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic ... put the Irish up 2-0 in the 72nd minute in a 2-1 victory over Bucknell in the Mike Berticelli Memorial Tournament ... in the next match, he scored a career-high two goals, including the game winner in overtime, in a 2-1 triumph of Michigan ... followed that performance by assisting on the lone score in a 1-0 win at Michigan State ... was named to the College Soccer News Team of the Week and to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll for his efforts against the Wolverines and Spartans ... upped his point streak to four games with an assist on the lone score in a 1-0 upset of No. 3 Louisville ... collected an assist in a 1-1 draw with Northwestern ... assisted on Notre Dame's first goal in a 4-0 besting of Seton Hall ... earned his third monogram.
AS A JUNIOR (2010): Played in all 20 matches, including one start ... scored two goals ... received the Notre Dame Club of St. Joseph Valley Rockne Student-Athlete Award ... named to the NSCAA Scholar All-Region second team ... a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned his first career start in a 1-0 win over St. John's ... deposited the game-winning goal in the 80th minute in a 2-1 victory at Indiana ... gave Notre Dame a 3-0 lead in the 30th minute in a 4-1 win over Marquette ... received his second monogram. AS A SOPHOMORE (2009): Appeared in 16 matches ... a valuable contributor off the bench for the Fighting Irish ... tallied one goal ... attempted eight shots ... scored the equalizer in the 37th minute of an eventual 2-1 setback at Michigan State ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned his first monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN (2008): Did not see game action.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: A three-year starter at West Ottawa High School ... his 66 career goals is a school record ... two-time area player of the year ... two-time first-team all-state along with being an honorable mention choice once ... three-time all-conference and all-district in addition to being an all-area selection on three occasions ... 2007 Super Y League national select team member ... also earned a letter in track ... named a scholar-athlete and received academic all-state honors ... named to the Premier Developmental League (PDL) All-Central Conference Team in the summer of 2011 after he scored 14 goals for the Indiana Invaders ... son of Bonifacio and Lisa Mena ... first name is Bonifacio ... a member of Notre Dame's Rosenthal Leadership Academy ... graduated from Notre Dame's College of Arts and Letters with a degree in psychology ... finished with a 3.717 cumulative GPA.
Mena's Career Statistics
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