#12 Andrew O'Malley
|HONORS & AWARDS|
|Team Captain – 2013, 2014
All-ACC Third Team – 2014
ACC All-Academic Team – 2014
NCAA All-Tournament Team – 2013
BIG EAST Academic All-Star – 2012
AS A GRADUATE STUDENT (2014): All-ACC third team selection, despite missing the final nine matches due to injury … named to the all-ACC Men’s Soccer Academic Team … earned the start in all 12 matches played as a second-year team captain … scored one goal on only attempted shot on frame during the season … anchor of the Notre Dame defense in five shutouts … played the full 90 minutes in a season-opening 2-1 win over No. 12 Marquette at the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic … went the full 110 minutes of a scoreless draw against No. 9 Georgetown later in the tournament, helping the Irish limit the Hoyas to nine total shots (three on goal) … played the entire match in a 1-0 clean sheet at No. 20 Syracuse, aiding in limiting the Orange to three shots on goal … never left the field in a 1-1 draw at No. 5 Virginia that went the full 110 minutes … contributed to the defensive effort in a 2-0 home shutout of No. 8 North Carolina at Alumni Stadium … saw 107 minutes of action in a 1-0 Notre Dame win over VCU in double overtime, helping the Irish limit the Rams to one shot on goal … tallied lone goal of the year on a loose ball in the 81st minute of a 3-2 win against No. 16 Louisville … earned third career monogram.
AS A SENIOR (2013): Team co-captain … started all 24 matches in the central defense and helped the Irish post 10 shutouts … played every minute in 23 of the 24 contests … tallied three goals and one assist … selected to the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic All-Tournament Team after the Irish allowed just one goal in 200 minutes of action en route to the title … scored his first career goal in a 3-0 win at Syracuse … the tally came in the 23rd minute and gave the Irish a 2-0 lead over the Orange … netted the goal that put Notre Dame up 3-1 in the 81st minute of an eventual 3-3 draw with Virginia in the semifinals of the ACC Championship … appeared on the College Soccer News National Team of the Week after helping Notre Dame blank Wisconsin, 4-0, in the second round of the NCAA Championship … assisted on the score that gave the Irish a 3-2 lead in the 70th minute against Wake Forest in the Round of 16 in the NCAA Championship and Notre Dame would go on to win 4-2 … scored the game winner in the 60th minute in the 2-1 triumph over Maryland in the national title game … that goal had added significance since it came at PPL Park, which is near his hometown … named to the NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team … earned his second monogram.
AS A JUNIOR (2012): Started all 15 matches in which he played … missed seven games due to injury … three of the team’s four losses on the season occurred in games that he did not appear in … his first career start came in the season opener, a 1-0 victory over Duke … was named the BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week for helping the Irish hold the Blue Devils scoreless … a BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2011): Played in one match … made his collegiate debut when he came off the bench in a scoreless draw versus Connecticut.
AS A FRESHMAN (2010): Did not play in a match.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Two-time NSCAA/adidas Boys High School All-America Team (2008 & 2009) … 2008 & 2009 NSCAA All-Region-II (East) … 2009 ESPN RISE Boys’ Soccer All-America first team … two-time Delaware player of the year … three-time first-team all-state in high school … second-team all-conference (2006) … three-time Delaware state champion (2006, 2007, 2008) … four-year varsity starter … ODP: National Team U-13 to U-16 (played in Mexico) … Regional Team U-13 to U-16 (played in Spain) … FC Delco captain since U-13 … selected for Disney Soccer Showcase that played at Chelsea FC against international professional youth teams … trained for two weeks with Rangers FC (professional team in Scotland) … son of Tom and Heidi O’Malley … graduated from the College of Engineering in May of 2014 with a degree in civil engineering … currently is taking graduate courses.
O’Malley’s Career Statistics
|2010||Did Not Play|
|O’Malley’s Career Bests|
Game 1, four times (MR: Louisville ’14)
Season 3 (2013)
Game 1 (Wake Forest^ ’13)
Season 1 (2013)
Game 2, four times (MR: Louisville ’14)
Season 7 (2013)
^ – NCAA Championship