#8 Alex Eaton
Played in 12 games during his Fighting Irish career … three points on two goals and one assist … one ground balls … two monograms … missed the entire 2013 season with an injury.
AS A SENIOR (2014): Played in one game … saw action in the 15-5 win over Robert Morris … earned his second monogram.
AS A JUNIOR (2013): Missed the entire season due to an injury.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012): Appeared in 11 games and registered two goals and one assist … played on Notre Dame’s man-up unit … attempted seven shots and picked up one ground ball … scored a man-up goal in his collegiate debut, a 10-9 triple-overtime victory over Denver … the tally against the Pioneers put the Irish up 6-3 in the second quarter … deposited the game’s final goal in a 9-1 besting of Providence … picked up his first career assist in a 7-5 setback to Loyola in the semifinals of the NCAA Championship … earned his first monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN (2011): Did not see game action during his rookie campaign.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Two-time All-American … earned four varsity letters in lacrosse at Bridgewater Raritan … captained the team as a senior in addition to earning team MVP honors … led the team in scoring three times … first-team all-state selection during his junior and senior seasons … first-team all-area and first-team all-county … group IV state champions in addition to being the two-time state runner up … selected to the New Jersey all-star game … selected to play in the Champion High School Showcase … two-time member on the Garden State team … Somerset County scholar-athlete … son of Gilman and Lynne Eaton … father played lacrosse at Bowdoin College … has a sister, Jenny … graduated from the Mendoza College of Business in May of 2014 with a degree in finance … finished with a 3.049 cumulative GPA.