Women's Lacrosse



No. 9/6 Irish Break Records In 22-1 Victory Over Detroit

The 21 goal margin of victory is the most in school history.


IWLCA Honors Irish For Academic Success

Three student-athletes earn spot on IWLCA Academic Honor Roll.


Records Fall In 22-2 Irish Win Over Cincinnati On Senior Day

Thirteen players scored goals for Notre Dame.


Irish Use Fall Season As Time To Grow And Learn Under New Head Coach Halfpenny

The team recently concluded fall ball and will turn toward November training.


2012 Notre Dame Women's Lacrosse: A Season in Photos

Images of the Irish from the run to another NCAA tournament.


Notre Dame Women's Lacrosse vs Stanford on February 19, 2012

Notre Dame Women's Lacrosse 17-14 victory over Stanford on February 19, 2012.

AS A SENIOR: Played in four games ... saw a total of 40:45 of action, making one save and allowing three goals ... played for a season-high 17:45 against Detroit, allowing one goal and making one save ... saw action against both Villanova and Cincinnati in BIG EAST play but didn't record any statistics ... played for 16:45 on Senior Day against Marquette, allowing two goals ... selected to the IWLCA Academic Honor Roll ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned a monogram.

AS A JUNIOR: Played in one game, seeing 6:58 of action in a 22-2 win against Cincinnati ... went with a group of Notre Dame student-athletes, including teammates Jaimie Morrison and Maggie Tamasitis, during fall break to Alabama, where they helped with the cleanup efforts following the April 2011 tornado that hit Tuscaloosa ... won the team's Unsung Hero award at the end of the year banquet ... named to the Dean's List during the fall of 2011 ... selected to the IWLCA Academic Honor Roll ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned a monogram.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Saw reserve action at goalie in three games ... saw limited action in games against Stanford and Villanova ... played the second half in a 17-6 victory over Villanova, saving four shots and allowing four goals ... played career-best 30 minutes in 17-6 victory over Cincinnati ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... named to the Dean's List during the spring of 2011.

AS A FRESHMAN: Attended St. Mary's College, where she played on the soccer team and also the St. Mary's/Notre Dame Irish Belles club lacrosse team.

PREP AND PERSONAL: Two-sport athlete at Mariemont High School in Cincinnati, Ohio ... was a goalkeeper on both the lacrosse and soccer teams ... served as team captain of the lacrosse team in her senior year ... was the team's most valuable player as a senior after turning in a 16-3-1 record with a 6.58 goals- against average and a .595 save percentage ... selected second team all-Southern Ohio as a junior and first team as a senior ... three-time U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-American ... selected to the 2008 Great Lakes national team in lacrosse ... two-time U.S. Lacrosse honorable mention All-American (2008, 2009) ... set a Mariemont single-season soccer record with 14 shutouts in one season ... full name is Adele Oliver Bruggeman ... daughter of Mark and Rebecca Bruggeman ... has two sisters, Hannah and Adrienne ... father, Mark, is a 1978 Notre Dame graduate ... has a cousin, Molly Bruggeman, who is a member of the Notre Dame rowing team ... born in Cincinnati, Ohio ... sociology major in the College of Arts & Letters.

Bruggeman's Career Statistics

Year G-S W-L Min. GA GAA Saves Pct
2011 3-0 0-0 41:34 5 7.22 4 .444
2012 1-0 0-0 6:58 0 0.00 0 .000
2013 4-0 0-0 40:45 3 4.42 1 .250
Totals 8-0 0-0 89:17 8 5.38 5 .385

Adele Bruggeman
Adele  Bruggeman


Cincinnati, OH

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