Niko Kavadas, Notre Dame (ND photo)


South Bend: Notre Dame Shows Killer Instinct, CMU Stays Alive


SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Star slugger Niko Kavadas entered the Notre Dame Regional in somewhat of a power slump. Yes, he had 16 home runs on the year, but he had hit only one dinger in his last 13 games of the regular season and the ACC Tournament. He of course made up for that, and then some on Friday with a pair of two-run home runs and then raised the bar once again on Saturday, hitting a pair of grand slams in an absolute blowout over UConn.

The final score was 26-3, but the game could have ended after[…]