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
- Swimming & Diving. Irish Swimming & Diving Programs Ranked Among Top 15 Nationally
- M. Soccer. #4 Irish Meet #20 MSU In Final ’16 Nonconference Match
- W. Tennis. Irish Wrap Play At ITA Midwest Regional Championships
- W. Basketball. Allen Named to Nancy Lieberman Award Watch List
- W. Tennis. Robinson, Broda Advance To Doubles Final At ITA Regional
- M. Tennis. Irish Doubles Pairs Fall In ITA Midwest Regional Championship Semifinals
- W. Volleyball. Irish Push Win Streak to Three With Sweep of Hokies
- W. Rowing. Rowing Wraps Up Head of the Charles
- W. Soccer. Late Goal Lifts #14 Irish To 1-0 Victory Over Wake Forest
- W. Tennis. Irish Keep Rolling At ITA, IU Regionals
Fighting Irish on YouTube
- What a win! @MeganMcCashland's late goal lifts the Irish 1-0 over Wake! RECAP ➡️ ntrda.me/2dzvzjJ https://t.co/1p1uVja2k4 1 day ago
- FINAL! The late goal lifts the Irish over Wake to move to 11-2-3 and 6-1-2 in the ACC! https://t.co/YGXIgcOS7x 1 day ago
- GOAL! @MeganMcCashland nets her second goal of the season to give the Irish the late 1-0 lead! https://t.co/mE12rEdBWx 1 day ago
- GAMEDAY! Irish take on Sparty tonight for our final nonconference match of the season! https://t.co/7dkApYyTi5 2 hours ago
- The Irish drops tonight's match in the second overtime https://t.co/0PTz3u0k8N 3 days ago
- 108' - Gallagher shot inside the 6yd box deflected 3 days ago