Posts in category "recruiting"

Recruiting Visits for Michigan Weekend

By: Nick ShepkowskiTwitter – @Shep670 “It’s important, there’s no question” said Brian Kelly of his recruiting plans at Notre Dame this weekend as the Fighting Irish welcome Michigan to South Bend.   Only two high school seniors will be making their official visits to Notre Dame this weekend but the talent of the two is... Read more »

Notre Dame Football Lands 10th Commitment: Clay Burton

Notre Dame Football Lands 10th Commitment:  Clay Burton
Notre Dame’s recruiting class has grown to double digits with the announcement that defensive end Clay Burton will play football for Brian Kelly and the Fighting Irish.  He becomes the tenth member of Notre Dame’s recruiting class and despite playing defense end in high school, may convert to outside linebacker once on campus. Burton is... Read more »

Notre Dame Adds 9th Commitment: Matt Hegarty

By Nick Shepkowski: Notre Dame head football coach Brian Kelly continues his hot streak in the recruiting ranks as he added his ninth commitment to the 2011 recruiting class earlier this week in Matt Hegarty, a four-star prospect from New Mexico. Hegarty checks in at 6’5” and 260 pounds so plenty of room to grow... Read more »

Notre Dame Lands Big Time Tight End Ben Koyack

By Nick Shepkowski Head football coach Brian Kelly and the Notre Dame football program landed a major building block for the future on Tuesday as Ben Koyack made a verbal commitment to the Fighting Irish.  Koyack is ranked amongst the top tight ends in the country and is currently slated to participate in the Under... Read more »

Notre Dame Lands Three Commitments

By Nick Shepkowski670 The Score and Notre Dame head football coach Brian Kelly put a successful end to spring practice on Saturday by landing verbal commitments from three recruiting prospects on Saturday, the fifth, sixth, and seventh verbal commitments for the Fighting Irish’s class of 2011.  Linebacker Jarrett Grace, offensive lineman Tony Springmann, and... Read more »

Notre Dame Lands Fourth Verbal Commitment: Matthias Farley

By: Nick and 670 The Score   Safety Matthias Farley of Charlotte became head coach Brian Kelly’s fourth verbal commitment in the 2011 recruiting class on Wednesday morning, announcing his intentions to play college football at the University of Notre Dame.   “A hard-hitting safety with good range. A very good ballplayer, the best safety... Read more »

Irish Land 3rd Verbal Commitment - VIDEO!

By: Nick and 670 The Score Kyle Brindza became the third verbal commitment of the 2011 recruiting class today as he gave his verbal commitment.  An interesting twist comes with Brindza who is a junior as I write this today but is set to graduate from high school in June.  Head coach Brian Kelly... Read more »

Notre Dame Recruit Matt James Dies from Fall

By: Nick and 670 The Score Matt James, Notre Dame’s top offensive line recruit in this years class passed away Friday in Panama City, Florida while on spring break.  He was a week shy of his 18th birthday. James fell from a fifth story hotel balcony and died instantly.  Panama City Beach Police Maj.... Read more »