Fighting Irish programs raise bar to highest level in 127-year history of Notre Dame athletics.
13th Annual O.S.C.A.R.S. ceremony celebrates achievements during 2013-14 school year
Senior forward and Academic All-American of the Year has followed a script like no other.
Harrison Shipp and Patrick Hodan from the men's team along with Elizabeth Tucker from the women's squad receive honors.
Latest in a series, offering an inside look at some of the meaningful items that line the walls in the offices of Notre Dame's head coaches.
Patrick Hodan scores twice, and Patrick Wall notches a shutout in a 2-0 victory.
A Season in Photos: 2013 Notre Dame Men's Soccer
The men's soccer team was victorious over Marquette, 3-1, at Alumni Stadium on October 24th.
Men's Soccer vs Georgetown on 10-06-2012
Men's Soccer beat Akron 3 to 1 in the last game of the Mike Berticelli Memorial Tournament at Alumni Stadium.
Had a very decorated career at Notre Dame ... played in all 84 matches, including 27 starts ... tallied 70 points on 23 goals and 24 assists ... concluded his Fighting Irish career ranked tied for fifth in assists and 16th in points in program history ... team co-captain during his senior season ... copped first team All-America and Academic All-America honors as a senior ... several conference accolades, including 2014 ACC Offensive Player of the Year ... two-time recipient of the team's Rockne Scholar-Athlete Award ... earned four monograms.
AS A SENIOR (2013): Recorded one of the top seasons in program history ... served as a team co-captain ... NSCAA All-America First Team ... College Soccer News All-America First Team ... Soccer America MVP First Team ... Soccer News Net National Player of the Year ... MAC Hermann Trophy finalist ... NCAA Championship Most Outstanding Offensive Player ... NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team ... NSCAA All-South Atlantic Region First Team ... ACC Offensive Player of the Year ... All-ACC First Team ... ACC Championship All-Tournament Team ... Academic All-American of the Year for D-I men's soccer ... NSCAA Scholar All-America Player of the Year ... first team Academic All-American ... first team Academic All-District V ... NSCAA Scholar All-America First Team ... ACC Men's Soccer Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... All-ACC Academic Team ... NSCAA Scholar All-North/Central Region First Team ... ACC Player/Week (10/8) ... College Soccer News National Player of the Week (9/23 & 10/7) ... College Soccer News National Team of the Week (9/23 & 10/7) ... Top Drawer Soccer National Team of the Week (10/8 & 11/27) ... Senior CLASS Award finalist ... signed with Chicago Fire as a homegrown player ... played in all 24 matches and started 23 of those contests ... led the Fighting Irish in goals (12) and assists (10) ... both figures were career-best marks ... five game-winning goals ... began a seven-game point streak with an assist in a 1-1 draw with North Carolina ... assisted on the first goal in a 3-0 win at Syracuse ... scored in the fourth minute and later assisted on the final tally in a 3-0 besting of Michigan ... deposited the equalizer 12 seconds after falling behind in the 17th minute in an eventual 1-1 draw at Boston College ... tallied the final goal (90th minute) in a 3-1 win over Duke ... assisted on both goals in a 2-0 triumph of Indiana ... gave the Irish a 1-0 lead in the 21st minute and later netted the overtime game winner in a 2-1 victory at Clemson ... scored the game winner in the 90th minute in a 1-0 win at Virginia Tech ... assisted on the game winner in a 2-1 triumph at North Carolina State ... started another seven-game point streak when he dished out the assist on Notre Dame's second goal in a 3-1 win at Wake Forest ... registered Notre Dame's first goal in consecutive 2-0 wins over Michigan State and Pittsburgh ... assisted on the lone score of a 1-0 besting of Duke in the quarterfinals of the ACC Championship ... put the Irish up 1-0 in the 21st minute of an eventual 3-3 draw with Virginia in the semifinals of the ACC Championship ... deposited Notre Dame's second and fourth goals in a 4-0 besting of Wisconsin in the second round of the NCAA Championship ... tallied the final goal in the 4-2 victory over Wake Forest in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Championship ... assisted on the first tally in a 2-0 win over New Mexico in the NCAA semifinals ... assisted on the game winner in the 2-1 besting of Maryland in the title game of the NCAA tournament ... earned his fourth monogram.
AS A JUNIOR (2012): Appeared in all 22 matches and notched 18 points on six goals and six assists ... deposited two game-winning goals ... third team all-BIG EAST and second team all-Great Lakes Region ... second team Academic All-American ... second team NSCAA Scholar All-American ... BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... co-recipient of the team's Knute Rockne Scholar-Athlete Award ... assisted on the lone tally in a 1-0 season-opening victory over Duke ... had a hand in all three Irish goals in a 3-2 win over San Diego State at the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic ... put the Irish up 1-0 with a goal in the 26th minute and then assisted on the team's final two scores of the match and was named to the all-tournament team ... named to the Top Drawer Soccer National Team of the Week for his performance at the IU Classic ... tallied the game's first goal in the 28th minute of a 2-0 triumph of Michigan State ... had the assist on the second goal in a 3-0 blanking of Georgetown ... netted a career-high three goals in a 6-1 victory at Seton Hall and was selected to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll for the performance ... assisted on Notre Dame's final goal in a come-from-behind 4-2 win at Syracuse in the quarterfinals of the BIG EAST Championship ... put the Irish up 1-0 in the 33rd minute in a 3-0 besting of Michigan State during the second round of the NCAA Championship ... assisted on the team's lone score in a 2-1 overtime setback to Indiana in the NCAA Championship Round of 16 ... earned his third monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2011): Played in all 18 games and made one start ... ranked second among all Notre Dame players in goals (5) and points (12) in addition to notching two assists ... had a team-best three game-winning goals ... received the Notre Dame Club of St. Joseph Valley Rockne Scholar-Athlete Award ... a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... gave the Irish a 1-0 lead in the 45th minute in a 4-1 win over Dayton at the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic ... assisted on the game's first tally in a 2-1 overtime setback to Saint Louis at the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic ... for the third straight match he had a hand in the game's first goal as he assisted on a score in a 2-2 draw with Denver in the Mike Berticelli Memorial Tournament ... deposited the lone goal (54th minute) in a 1-0 win at Michigan State ... tallied a career-high two goals in a 3-1 victory at Pittsburgh ... he gave the Irish a 2-0 lead over the Panthers in the 44th minute and then a 3-0 advantage in the 48th minute ... was selected to the Top Drawer Soccer Team of the Week and the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll for his performance against Pittsburgh ... put Notre Dame up 2-0 with a goal in the 80th minute in a 2-1 triumph at Providence ... received his second monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN (2010): A valuable contributor during his rookie campaign ... played in every match, including three starts, and registered a team-high six assists ... selected to the BIG EAST All-Rookie Team ... received a monogram ... a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... assisted on Notre Dame's final tally in a 5-1 win over Cal Poly that clinched the Mike Berticelli Memorial Tournament title for the Irish ... earned his first career start in the Marquette match and produced a three-assist performance against the Golden Eagles ... assisted on the first three Irish goals, which all came in the first 30 minutes of the match, in the 4-1 win over Marquette ... also started against Louisville (L, 0-2) and Seton Hall (W, 3-1) ... collected an assist on Notre Dame's first two goals in the victory at Seton Hall.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Ranked No. 19 on Top Drawer Soccer's 2010 Top 100 men's recruits list ... 2008 adidas ESP camp attendee ... 2008 Development Academy Midwest Starting XI ... named 2009 all-area first team by the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun Times, Pioneer Press ... Region II ODP Team (2005-2007) ... Region II ODP team made trips to Italy and Argentina ... Illinois State ODP Team (2005-2007) ... 2007 Illinois ODP team regional and national champions ... three-year varsity starter in high school ... tallied 32 goals and 27 assists during his high school career ... two-time all-state selection ... received all-midwest honors on one occasion ... member of the National Honor Society and Cum Laude Society ... son of Terry and Kathleen Shipp ... younger brother, Michael, is a defender in Notre Dame's class of 2016 ... graduated from the Mendoza College of Business with a finance degree ... finished with a 3.882 cumulative GPA ... was named to the dean's list on multiple occasions, including his final semester (fall 2013).
Shipp's Career Statistics