NOTRE DAME, Ind. — The second-ranked Irish close out their four-game homestand and continue ACC play with a 3 p.m. matchup against No. 18 Boston College on Saturday, March 7th at Arlotta Stadium
#2 NOTRE DAME vs. #18 BOSTON COLLEGE
Date/Time: Saturday, March 7 — 3 p.m. ET
Location: Arlotta Stadium — Notre Dame, Ind.
Live Stream: ACC Network Extra
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DAUGHTERS FOR DADS MONTH
- This year, the Notre Dame women’s lacrosse team is extending their Daughters For Dads initiative to the entire month of March.
- Notre Dame’s fundraising efforts will culminate with the sixth annual Daughters for Dads Game on Sunday, March 29th against Syracuse at Arlotta Stadium at 2 p.m. ET.
- For every fan in attendance at each game in the month of March, St. Joseph Health System will donate $10 to the Harper Cancer Research Institute.
- For more information and background on the cause, click here.
- To donate, click here.
HISTORY AGAINST BOSTON COLLEGE
- Saturday will be the 16th meeting between the Irish and Eagles, with Boston College holding a slight 8-7 advantage in the series.
- Notre Dame has a 3-2 edge in home contests against Boston College.
IN THE POLLS
- For the third straight week, Notre Dame is ranked second in both the IWLCA Poll and the Inside Lacrosse Media Poll.
- The #2 ranking matches the 2004 squad for the highest ranking in program history.
- The ACC leads all conferences with seven programs ranked in the IWLCA Top 25.
- Three ACC programs sit atop of the IWLCA poll, including North Carolina (#1), Notre Dame (#2) and Syracuse (#3).
HALFPENNY HITS 100 WINS
- With last Sunday’s 13-9 victory over #22 Duke, Irish head coach Christine Halfpenny hit the 100-win mark at the University of Notre Dame.
- The Irish have made the NCAA Tournament in seven of eight seasons under Coach Halfpenny and have earned at least 10 wins in all eight campaigns.