#39 Kevin Randall
A first team All-American as a senior … 2012 BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Year and a unanimous first team all-league pick … served as a team captain during his senior season … played in 54 career games, including 48 starts … earned three monograms … picked up 55 ground balls … selected by the Charlotte Hounds in the seventh round (49th overall pick) of the 2012 MLL Draft.
AS A SENIOR (2012): Started all 15 games in which he played … named a first team All-American by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) … BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Year and was a unanimous first team all-BIG EAST pick … a finalist for the Lowe[apos]s Senior CLASS Award … a USILA Scholar All-American … received Notre Dame[apos]s Byron V. Kanaley Award, which is the most prestigious honor awarded to a Notre Dame student-athlete … recipient of the BIG EAST Scholar-Athlete Sport Excellence Award … one of three team captains … key part of a Fighting Irish defensive unit that ranked first nationally by giving up just 6.31 goals per game … the Irish held teams to seven goals or fewer 12 times during the season … Notre Dame also ranked first nationally in man-down defense (.892) … the Irish allowed just three goals in the 7-3 season-opening victory over Duke … selected to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on March 5 for his performance in a 6-5 win at Drexel … missed the Providence game due to injury … that was the only contest he missed in his final three seasons … picked up a season-high two ground balls on six separate occasions … earned his third monogram.
AS A JUNIOR (2011): A starter in all 14 games … key cog in Notre Dame[apos]s defense that ranked second nationally by allowing 6.57 goals per game … the Fighting Irish defense allowed seven goals or fewer 10 times during the season … picked up 10 ground balls … had three ground balls in the 12-7 season-opening win over Duke … the stout Irish defense surrendered just two goals in a 6-2 win at Penn State in the second game of the season … the Notre Dame defense allowed just three goals in BIG EAST wins over Rutgers and Providence … earned his second monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2010): A starter in all 17 games … a key reason why the Notre Dame defense ranked second nationally with a 7.53 goals-against average … the Irish defense allowed only 23 goals (5.75 per game) during the four games of the NCAA Championship … picked up 22 ground balls … forced 11 turnovers … picked up two ground balls and caused one turnover in the 11-7 season-opening win over Duke … scooped up two ground balls and forced two turnovers in an 11-9 triumph of Loyola … picked up two ground balls and forced a turnover in an 11-3 win over Providence … helped the Irish down St. John[apos]s 13-6 by forcing two turnovers … picked up a ground ball and caused two turnovers in a 7-5 win over Maryland in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Championship … earned his first monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009): Played in eight games and made two starts … picked up three ground balls … helped Notre Dame rank first among all NCAA Division I schools with a program-record 6.19 goals-against average … the Fighting Irish did not allow more than nine goals in a game and surrendered six goals or fewer on six occasions … made his collegiate debut in a 10-9 win over Loyola in the season opener … started the Vermont and Bellarmine contests in place of an injured Regis McDermott … picked up a ground ball in wins over Dartmouth, Bellarmine and Ohio State in the title game of the GWLL Tournament.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Earned letters in lacrosse, soccer, basketball and football at Penfield High School … lacrosse squad captured the conference and regional championship by posting a 19-2 record during his sophomore season … team won the Section V crown that season as he started every game on the defense, which allowed just 5.9 goals per game … was an all-conference selection as a sophomore, junior and senior … an all-city performer as a junior and senior when he collected 52 groundballs … named a New York State Scholar-Athlete as a sophomore, junior, and senior … member of the Western Region Empire State Games team that won the bronze medal … captain his senior season … team MVP and Academic All-American as a senior … member of the National Honor Society and was class vice president … son of Greg and Julia Randall … brother, Tim, played lacrosse at Cornell, while sister, Kate, played field hockey at Cornell … graduated from the College of Engineering in May of 212 with a degree in civil engineering … finished with a 3.561 cumulative GPA.
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