Dec 9, 2013, 11:31 AM EDT
The Irish men’s soccer team has now gone to a place never seen before in program history, the College Cup.
After a year that has seen just one loss, an October loss to Virginia at Alumni Stadium, Notre Dame heads to Philadelphia for the College Cup as the highest-seeded team (No. 3) left in the NCAA Championship.
MAC-Hermann Trophy semifinalist Harrison Shipp leads the Irish in points (32), goals (12) and assists (8) while Nick Besler continues to play an outstanding ‘holding’ midfielder position and help one of the nation’s best defensive units.
Before the team departs for Philadelphia on Wednesday, ahead of their match with No. 7 New Mexico on Friday at 5 p.m. (ET) on ESPN U, I thought we should look back on how the squad got here through highlight videos.
NCAA Quarterfinal • Notre Dame 2, Michigan State 1
NCAA Round of 16 • Notre Dame 4, Wake Forest 2
NCAA Round of 32 • Notre Dame 4, Wisconsin 0
Irish In The ACC • Men’s Soccer Ready For Postseason Play
Student. Athlete. Irish. • Nick Besler
About Irish United
- Track. Irish Solid At Drake, GINA Relays
- Baseball. Youngdahl's Big Night Leads Baseball To 9-5 Win Over Wake Forest
- M. Soccer. Notre Dame Tops Mexico U17s, 2-1, On Aubrey Penalty Kick
- W. Rowing. #RV Irish Win Four Races On First Day Of The Dale England Cup
- M. Lacrosse. Notre Dame Men's Lacrosse Suffers 13-8 Setback To Duke In ACC Semifinals
- M. Golf. Irish Share 10th Place After Day One Of The ACC Championship
- W. Lacrosse. No. 2 North Carolina Downs Irish in ACC Semifinals
- Softball. #24 Irish Honor Seniors, Wrap ACC Play Against #RV North Carolina
- Baseball. Irish Extra: Indianapolis an Extra-Base Hit With Irish and Hoosiers
- M. Lacrosse. Three Fighting Irish Standouts Named To 2015 Tewaaraton List
Fighting Irish on YouTube
- RT @NDRomagnolo: @NDSoccer: FINAL 4-1. Irish defeat the Mexico u-20 National Team. Great finish to the Spring! 2 hours ago
- RT @NDMenSoccer: FINAL: ND 2, Mexico U17s 1; Gallagher (67th) & Aubrey (90th PK) goals; Shots 9-5 ND; SOG 6-4 ND; CK 6-4 ND #NDvMex 2 hours ago
- FINAL 4-1. Irish defeat the Mexico u-20 National Team with goals from @k_naughton24, Taylor Klawunder (2), and @Sflores317! #NDvMexico 5 hours ago
- RT @NDSoccer: FINAL 4-1. Irish defeat the Mexico u-20 National Team with goals from @k_naughton24, Taylor Klawunder (2), and @Sflores317! #… 2 hours ago
- FINAL: ND 2, Mexico U17s 1; Gallagher (67th) & Aubrey (90th PK) goals; Shots 9-5 ND; SOG 6-4 ND; CK 6-4 ND #NDvMex 2 hours ago
- IRISH WIN!!! 2-1 over Mexico U17s. #NDvMex 2 hours ago