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08/21/2013

A New Era For Men's Soccer

Irish move into ACC while looking to replace key departures.

11/25/2012

#1 Irish Fall To #16 Indiana 2-1 In Double-Overtime In NCAA Third Round

Notre Dame season ends with 17-4-1 record.

05/01/2012

Fighting Irish Wrap Up 2011 Season With Annual Awards Banquet

Dillon Powers named team MVP.

10/14/2011

#11 Notre Dame Travels To #20 Georgetown For Saturday Showdown

Irish and Hoyas to kickoff at 1:00 p.m. (ET).

10/11/2011

#11 Fighting Irish At Marquette On Wednesday

Irish have two key BIG EAST Blue Division road matches this week.

09/07/2012

Notre Dame Men's Soccer vs Oregon State

Notre Dame's victory over Oregon State at Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium) W, 1-0 on September 7, 2012.

AS A SENIOR (2014): Returned from a knee injury to appear in 12 matches in the Notre Dame midfield as a senior, adding five starts … made return to the Irish lineup during a 0-0 draw against No. 9 Georgetown at the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic … earned first start of the season at Michigan, playing a season-high 28 minutes with one shot attempt … made additional starts against No. 16 Louisville, No. 19 Northwestern, Duke and No. 8 Indiana … monogram winner.

AS A JUNIOR (2013): Missed the entire season after suffering a knee injury during the preseason ... received a monogram.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2012): Missed the early portion of the season due to an injury ... played in eight matches, including one start ... missed the first eight games of the season and made his debut in a 2-1 setback at Louisville ... his first career start came against Indiana in the NCAA Championship Round of 16 ... a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned his first monogram.

AS A FRESHMAN (2011): Played in two games during his rookie campaign ... suffered a knee injury during the season and missed the rest of the campaign ... made his Irish debut in the second match of the season, a 4-1 win over Dayton at the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic ... also saw time in a 2-2 draw with Denver at the Mike Berticelli Memorial Tournament.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: NSCAA All-American (2010) ... 2010 Connecticut Junior Soccer Association (CJSA) Connecticut High School Player of the Year ... two time all-state and all-New England selection ... four-year varsity starter ... state championship tournament MVP ... league championship tournament MVP ... captain of high school squad during his senior season ... son of Jeanne and Brendan Lesch ... graduated from Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business in May of 2014 with a degree in finance ... finished his undergraduate career with a 3.256 cumulative GPA ... appeared on the dean's list for the spring 2013 semester ... currently in Notre Dame's intensified one-year MBA program.

Lesch's Career Statistics

Year GP-GS G A Pts Sh GW
2011 2-0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 8-1 0 0 0 2 0
2013 Did Not Play (injured)
2014 12-1 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 22-2 0 0 0 3 0

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Brendan Lesch
Brendan  Lesch

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Westport, CT

High School:
Staples

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 175

Position:
Midfield

Event Calendar

Delta

August 14
8:00 PM
SIUE
Edwardsville, Ill. (Korte Stadium)
August 17
8:00 PM
Bradley
Peoria, Ill. (Shea Stadium)
August 22
5:00 PM
Valparaiso
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
August 26
7:30 PM
UC Irvine
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
August 28
2:00 PM
New Mexico
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
September 2
5:00 PM
Stanford
Bloomington, Ind. (Armstrong Stadium)
September 4
12:30 PM
California
Bloomington, Ind. (Armstrong Stadium)
September 9
7:00 PM
Virginia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
September 13
7:00 PM
UConn
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
September 16
7:00 PM
Louisville
Louisville, Ky. (Lynn Stadium)
September 23
7:00 PM
Syracuse
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
September 30
7:00 PM
Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pa. (Ambrose Urbanic Field)
October 4
7:00 PM
Indiana
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
October 8
7:00 PM
Wake Forest
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
October 11
7:00 PM
Michigan
Ann Arbor, Mich. (U-M Soccer Stadium)
October 14
7:00 PM
Virginia
Charlottesville, Va. (Klockner Stadium)
October 18
8:00 PM
Northwestern
Bridgeview, Ill. (Toyota Park)
October 21
7:00 PM
Duke
Durham, N.C. (Koskinen Stadium)
October 25
7:00 PM
Michigan State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
October 28
7:00 PM
North Carolina
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

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