Notre Dame's Jack Brannigan reacts after getting the final out Sunday at Clemson (Aaron Fitt)


Fitt: Pluck Of The Irish


CLEMSON, S.C. — The time has come to acknowledge a simple truth: this Notre Dame baseball team is a serious contender.

Maybe you were impressed by the Fighting Irish’s 11-2 start and road sweep of North Carolina last year but you wondered if their arms would have held up over the course of a full 2020 season. I harbored that doubt myself. Maybe you thought Notre Dame’s season-opening road series win at Wake Forest last week was nice, but you wondered if the Demon Deacons were really that good to begin with, especially given the loss of[…]


FILED UNDER , , , , , , ,