2022 Schedule Preview: Notre Dame Fighting Irish

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The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are the 73rd DI program and fifth from the ACC to release their 2022 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Irish are coming off a 2021 campaign in which they went 8-4 overall (3-3 ACC) and ended their season in the NCAA Quarterfinals against Maryland.

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After Narrowly Missing Out Last Season, Can Notre Dame Get Back to Championship Weekend in 2022?

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During Kevin Corrigan’s 32-years at the helm of Notre Dame lacrosse, the Fighting Irish have done nothing but rise and continue to stay amongst the top programs in college lacrosse. That success has included five Championship Weekend trips and two national title game appearances (2010, 2014).

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Recruiting Notebook: Winners From The First Month of The Contact Period

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It has been one month since the September 1st date, which marked the opening of the contact period between 2023’s and college coaches (outside of the service academies who could start contacting 2022 recruits on July 1st). And in this first month of recruitment for juniors there has been a lot of action with over 150 players in the class making commitments to 47 different DI programs over the past month, per the Lacrosse Bucket Recruiting Database.

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Recruiting Notebook: Notre Dame, Penn State Land First 2023 Commits

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Since the contact period opened up for Juniors on September 1st, there have been 15 players commit to DI programs. Dartmouth has landed the most commitments since the opening of the contact period, landing 15 verbals from 2023s thus far.

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Breakout Players From 2021: Offense

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The 2021 season is in the books by nearly two weeks. And while this past season was like any other, we still witnessed players across the landscape put together breakout seasons. Over the next week, Lacrosse Bucket will be highlighting some of the players who broke out at each position during the 2021 season.

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Top Freshmen From 2021: Midfield

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The 2021 season was a season in which grad transfers and fifth-year players seemed to dominate the landscape. However, as usual, there were freshmen at every position that broke through and shined during their first season of college lacrosse.

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Previewing The 2021 NCAA Quarterfinals

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Eight teams enter the weekend, but once the sun sets on Sunday night only four will be left standing. It’s time for the quarterfinals and a ticket to Hartford (Conn.) to be part of lacrosse’s greatest stage is on the line.

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Fourth-Quarter Comeback Helps Push Duke Past Notre Dame in Overtime

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Just 12 days after suffering their first loss of the season at the hands of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, the Duke Blue Devils got payback on their home field, securing the 13-12 win in overtime. It’s the third consecutive Thursday night overtime win for the Blue Devils this season.

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2021 Schedule Preview: Notre Dame Fighting Irish

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While it has taken a bit longer for teams and conference to get their schedules together for the 2021 season due to the Coronavirus outbreak and various restrictions surrounding the virus, Schedule release schedule has finally begun!

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Ben Spinelli Flips From Brown to Notre Dame

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Kevin Corrigan and his staff in South Bend continue their impressive December run on Friday, as Taft, Conn., midfielder Ben Spinelli flipped his commitment from Brown to Notre Dame. The Irish now have 14 commits in the 2022 class.

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