Nov. 6, 2017
By Megan Golden
NOTRE DAME, Ind. — The University of Notre Dame women’s soccer team received its 25th straight bid in the NCAA Championship and will host IUPUI at 7 p.m. ET on Saturday, Nov. 11 at Alumni Stadium.
The Irish (9-6-4, 5-3-2), which are in their 30th season, will try to make their 13th appearance in the College Cup and ultimately win their fourth national title. Notre Dame has gone 67-20-2 in 24 trips to the NCAA Championship.
Notre Dame has faced IUPUI once in program history on Nov. 13, 2009 in the first round of the NCAA Championships. The Irish defeated IUPUI 5-0 in the match.
Notre Dame has played host to at least one match in 22 of its 24 tournament appearances thus far.
Megan Golden, athletics communications assistant director at the University of Notre Dame, has been part of the Fighting Irish athletics communications team since August of 2016. In her role, she coordinates all media efforts for the Notre Dame women’s soccer and cross country/track and field programs. A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Golden is a 2014 graduate of Saint Mary’s College and former Irish women’s basketball manager. Prior to arriving at Notre Dame, she worked in public relations with the Cleveland Indians and Chicago White Sox.