Irish move into ACC while looking to replace key departures.
Second-half goals from Shipp and Cicciarelli lift Notre Dame to win over defending CONCACAF champs.
Irish and Hoyas to kickoff at 1:00 p.m. (ET).
Irish have two key BIG EAST Blue Division road matches this week.
Match slated for noon (ET) kickoff; free admission for all fans.
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
Notre Dame's victory over Oregon State at Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium) W, 1-0 on September 7, 2012.
AS A SENIOR (2014): Played in 19 games (all starts) at forward, scoring two goals during the season … attempted 26 total shots, with 14 registering as official shots on goal … tallied first goal of the season in the 59th minute of a 4-1 win over Dartmouth at Alumni Stadium … placed a pair of shots on goal at No. 20 Syracuse … season-high four shot attempts (two on goal) during a 1-1 draw at No. 5 Virginia … drove home the first Notre Dame goal in the 13th minute during a 3-2 victory against No. 16 Louisville … attempted three shots (one on goal) in a win over No. 19 Northwestern … drilled two shots on goal (three overall) during a 1-1 draw with No. 12 Michigan State … earned second monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012): Appeared in one match after battling through an injury for most of the season ... made his collegiate debut by coming off the bench in a 6-1 victory at Seton Hall ... a BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
AS A FRESHMAN (2011): Did not see game action during his rookie campaign.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: NSCAA All-American in 2010 ... first team ESPN Rise All-American (2010) ... 2010 Illinois High School Soccer Coaches Association (IHSSCA) Illinois Player of the Year ... IHSSCA All-State (2009 & 2010) ... ESPN Rise National Player of the Week (Oct. 6, 2010) ... Chicago Tribune first team all-state (2010) ... two-time (2009 & 2010) Peoria Journal Star Player of the Year ... three-time (2008-10) Peoria Journal Star first team all-area ... four-time Mid-State 6 first team all-conference (2007-10) ... member of SLSG Metro Academy U-17/18 (U.S. Development Academy) ... four-year varsity starter at Peoria Notre Dame ... tallied 96 goals and 51 assists during his prep career ... high school squad reached No. 4 in the 2010 NSCAA national rankings ... two-time (2008 & 2010) Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Class 2A state champion... 2009 state runner-up ... son of Scott and Diane Cicciarelli ... enrolled in Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business and is majoring in marketing and American Studies ... boasts a 3.137 cumulative GPA.
Cicciarelli's Career Statistics