Notre Dame outshot visiting Wolverines 18-14 on the night to earn its fifth straight result
Notre Dame makes second trip to Raleigh in search of an ACC win Sunday at 1 p.m. (ET) on ESPN3
Notre Dame scores three goals inside final 20 minutes for nonconference victory
Notre Dame tallies a pair of second half goals to hand Cavaliers first loss of 2015
Three different goal scorers lead Notre Dame to its second true road win of 2015
Photos by Matt Cashore and Joe Raymond
Photos by Reagan Lunn
Goals from Leon Brown and Andrew O'Malley give the Irish a 2-1 win and their first national title.
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
AS A JUNIOR (2014): 2015 ACC Offensive Player of the Year … semifinalist for the Missouri Athletic Club (MAC) Hermann Trophy … NSCAA Division I All-America first team selection … Capital One Academic All-America first team choice, becoming the third player in program history be named first team All-America and first team Academic All-America in the same season … NSCAA All-South Region first team … all-ACC first team choice … appeared in all 21 matches, logging 12 starts … led all Irish players in goals (9), points (21), shots (67) and shots on goal (29) … notched two shots as a starter in a 2-1 win over No. 12 Marquette to begin season at the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic … season-high six shot attempts, including two on goal, in a 0-0 draw against No. 9 Georgetown to close the tournament … broke through with first point of the year after notching an assist on the winning goal in a 1-0 decision at No. 20 Syracuse … scored the lone Notre Dame goal on a penalty kick in the 65th minute of a 1-1 draw at No. 5 Virginia … took corner kick that set up winning goal in the 107th minute of a 1-0 victory over VCU … embarked on a four-game goal streak, starting with a tally in the 68th minute at Michigan … connected on the game-winning goal in the 98th minute of a 3-2 triumph over No. 16 Louisville … drove home the game-winning penalty kick in the 66th minute of a 1-0 decision against No. 19 Northwestern at Alumni Stadium … tied a career-high with two goals, which came 2:14 apart, in a 4-1 win at Duke … match-winning goal in the 66th minute against Virginia Tech … added fifth game-winning goal of 2015 with a scoring strike in the 30th minute at Pittsburgh … recorded an assist on the second goal before scoring Notre Dame’s final goal of a 3-0 win over No. 15 Virginia in the quarterfinal round of the ACC Championship … attempted five shots during a 1-0 defeat against No. 16 Virginia in the NCAA Championship Round of 16 … earned third career monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN (2012): A major contributor during his freshman campaign ... appeared in all 22 matches, including two starts ... tallied 17 points on six goals and five assists ... selected to the BIG EAST All-Rookie Team ... in his first career start he assisted on the equalizer in an eventual 3-1 win over Akron that clinched the Mike Berticelli Tournament for the Irish ... netted the second goal, which occurred in the 54th minute, in a 2-0 besting of Michigan State ... gave the Fighting Irish a 4-0 lead in the 51st minute of a 7-1 triumph over Pittsburgh ... assisted on the third tally in a 3-0 victory over Georgetown ... deposited Notre Dame's lone goal in a 2-1 setback at Northwestern ... scored the team's third goal and assisted on the fifth score in a 6-1 win at Seton Hall ... tapped as the BIG EAST Rookie of the Week for the performance against the Pirates ... collected the assist on the game's final goal in a 3-1 besting of Marquette ... top performance of the season came in a 4-2 win at Syracuse in the quarterfinals of the BIG EAST Championship as he notched two goals and one assist ... cut the Orange lead to one (2-1) with a goal in the 63rd minute and then assisted on the equalizer 19 seconds later ... put the Irish on top with a goal in the 77th minute ... selected to the College Soccer News National Team of the Week and the Top Drawer National Team of the Week for the effort versus Syracuse ... a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned a monogram.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-American (2011) ... NSCAA Academic All-American (2011) ... Wisconsin Soccer Coaches Association 2011 Player of the Year ... 2012 Gatorade Wisconsin Player of the Year ... 2011 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Metro Player of the Year ... two-time first team all-conference, all-area, all-state and all-Midwest Region selection (2010 & 2011) ... three-year varsity starter at Marquette University High School ... as a junior, led his team to the 2010 Wisconsin Division I state title ... broke a 27-year-old record for most goals and points scored at the 2010 Wisconsin state tournament ... named ESPN Rise Player of the Week on November 3, 2010 ... as a senior, scored a school-record 45 goals and added 10 assists ... registered a school-record 81 goals and 27 assists during his career ... co-captained the 2011 team to a 24-0-1 record and the Wisconsin Division I state title ... the 2011 team was ranked third nationally according to ESPNRise.com FAB 50 ... established a record for most goals and points scored at the 2011 Wisconsin state tournament ... led FC Milwaukee Academy team in goals scored (2008 & 2009) ... two-time Wisconsin State Cup champion (2007 & 2008) ... U.S. Youth Soccer Region II finalist (2008) ... Wisconsin Olympic Development Program (ODP) (2005-2008) ... U.S. ODP Region II 1993 Regional Team (2008) ... 2007 National Champion, Kick-It 3v3 Soccer Shootout, Orlando, Fla. ... 2006 national runner-up, Kick-It 3v3 Soccer Shootout, Orlando, Fla. ... attended the Notre Dame Elite Soccer Camp in 2010 and 2011 ... selected to the Notre Dame Elite Soccer Camp all-star team in 2010 and 2011 ... son of Patrick and Kerry Hodan ... enrolled in Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business as a finance major... he has appeared on the dean's list in each of his first six semesters at Notre Dame.
Hodan's Career Statistics