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    Dave Donohue

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Reading, MA

    High School:
    Cushing Academy

    Height / Weight:
    5-9 / 160

    Position:
    Midfield


    A three-time monogram recipient • team captain during his senior season •played in 70 career matches, including 46 starts • totaled 23 points on eight goals and seven assists •2007 BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

    AS A SENIOR: Served as a team captain •started all 21 games in which he played •notched one assist • had nine shots •assisted on Notre Dame's first goal (49th minute) in a 4-0 win over No. 7 Louisville •earned his third monogram.

    AS A JUNIOR: Had a breakout campaign as he posted career-best totals in goals (5), assists (5) and points (15) • tied for second on the team in assists, tied for third in goals and was fourth in points • played in all 21 games, while making 20 starts • collected a career-high two assists in a 4-1 win over Duke at the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic • scored the game winner in the 89th minute in a 2-1 victory against Dartmouth in the Mike Berticelli Memorial Tournament • was named to the all-tournament team for that effort • netted the first hat trick of his career, along with picking up an assist for a single-game career-high seven points, in a 4-1 triumph of Marquette • that performance earned him several accolades, including Soccer America national player of the week, BIG EAST player of the week and College Soccer News national team of the week • picked up an assist in a 3-0 victory over Syracuse • deposited a goal in a 4-1 triumph of Pittsburgh • assisted on a goal in a 3-1 win over Providence • earned a monogram.

    AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in all 24 games, including five starts • ranked fourth on the team with seven points, which came on three goals and one assist • collected the first goal of his career as he put the Irish on the board in the fourth minute in a 3-0 win over Rhode Island in the Mike Berticelli Memorial Tournament • scored the first goal of the game in the 35th minute in a 2-0 victory at Rutgers • assisted on the game winner in the next match, a 1-0 triumph at Villanova • tallied the second Irish goal (72nd minute) in a 2-0 triumph of No. 7 Santa Clara in the NCAA Tournament Round of 16 • named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star • received a monogram.

    AS A FRESHMAN: Played in four matches during his freshman campaign • saw time in wins over No. 8 Creighton (4-1), DePaul (3-0), Marquette (4-0) and Michigan State (3-0).

    HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: A three-time Western New England prep school all-star at Cushing Academy • two-time all-state and all-conference player • named his team's offensive player of the year during his senior season • two-time captain and team MVP of his prep squad • selected to the 2004 and 2005 Massachusetts all-state team • earned 2005 MVP honors from his U-18 team, the Boston Bulldogs • also captained the Bulldogs to the U-18 state championship and the U-18 Super Y-League national championship • selected to the Super Y-League National Pool • a Northeast Super Y-League ODP regional pool selection in 2003 and 2004 • helped to lead the U-17 Boston Bulldogs team to the 2004 US club soccer regional championship • born June 3, 1987 • son of William and Deborah Donohue • has an older brother • graduated from the Mendoza College of Business in May of 2010 with a finance degree.

    Donohue's Career Statistics

    YearG-SShGAPtsGW
    2006 4-0 0 0 0 0 0
    2007 24-5 13 3 1 7 2
    2008 21-20 18 5 5 15 3
    2009 21-21 9 0 1 1 0
    Totals 70-46 40 8 7 23 5
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