#26 Dan Scolaro
Earned spot on Irish roster as awalk-on after tryouts in the fall 2004… received a monogram as a senior …played in 17 games during his FightingIrish career with eight ground ballsand one attempted shot … shifted from attack to midfieldand saw time during his senior season as a longstickmidfielder and in the defense … second LoyolaAcademy graduate ever to play lacrosse for NotreDame, following three-time All-America defensemanTodd Rassas ([apos]98).
AS A SENIOR: Played in a career-high nine games… earned a monogram … picked up a career-bestseven ground balls during the season … played in aseason-opening 7-6 win over #17 Loyola … sawaction in a 15-9 victory against Penn State in thehome opener … picked up a ground ball in a 16-6 triumphof Villanova … appeared in back-to-back winsover Dartmouth (19-7) and #11 Drexel (13-6) … collecteda ground ball in a 19-7 victory at Bellarminein the GWLL opener … picked up a career-high threeground balls in a 16-6 besting of Quinnipiac … hadtwo ground balls in a 13-5 win at Air Force … helpedthe Irish to a 10-6 win over Quinnipiac in the GWLLtournament semifinals.
AS A JUNIOR: Appeared in a career-high fivegames … saw time in wins over #19 Drexel (16-5),Bellarmine (11-3), Villanova (15-5),Air Force (16-4) and Lehigh (14-2) …whistled for one penalty, totaling oneminute.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in onegame … his only game action came againstQuinnipiac … picked up a ground ball in the 19-7win over the Knights in the regular-season finale.
AS A FRESHMAN: Played in two games … loneshot of the season came in a 22-6 win against Butler.
PREP AND PERSONAL DATA: Three-time statechampion in lacrosse at Loyola Academy … garneredletters all four years of his career and took home thestate title his final three seasons … completed thethree-peat by scoring the winning goal in the fourthovertime of the state championship game his seniorcampaign … all-state selection as a senior along withbeing team captain and offensive MVP … competedin the Illinois all-star game … lettered his junior yearin soccer … team won conference championship thatyear … brother, John, participated in track and field atNotre Dame … brother, Mike, played lacrosse atLafayette College … attended same high school asformer Fighting Irish athletes Stephan Walchuck(track & field) and former lacrosse All-AmericanTodd Rassas … son of Celeste and Anthony Scolaro… father is a 1972 Notre Dame graduate … has threesiblings … born June 1, 1986, inChicago, Ill. … graduated from theCollege of Engineering in May 2008with a degree in chemical engineering.
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