2008-09: Steven Fogarty played high school hockey as a sophomore at Minnesota’s Edina HS.
2009-10: Fogarty scored 21 goals with 19 assists and was +16 as a junior for Minnesota’s Edina High School. The Hornets defeated rival Minnetonka, 4-2, to capture the state AA championship. Fogarty was selected for the Advanced 17 Festival in April and scored 2 goals with 2 assists in three games.
2010-11: Fogarty made his USHL debut, completed his high school career, and participated in the pre-season Upper Midwest League. In six games with the Chicago Steel he scored 2 goals and was -10 with 2 PMs. Fogarty scored 26 goals with 25 assists and was +14 with 12 PMs as a senior at Edina. The Hornets advanced to the state AA tournament semifinals, falling to Duluth East, 2-1, in a classic game (Fogarty scored Edina’s goal). He played 21 games for Team Southwest in the pre-season Upper Midwest Elite League and scored 12 goals with 9 assists and 14 PMs. He was selected to play for Minnesota Red in the 2010 Bauer NIT and scored three goals in three games. Fogarty committed to playing college hockey at Notre Dame in 2012-13.
2011-12: Fogarty skated for the BCHL and RBC Cup (Canada Junior A) champion Penticton Vees. He scored 22 goals with 48 assists and had 32 penalty minutes in 60 games as the Vees dominated the BCHL. In 15 playoff games he scored 4 goals with 4 assists and had 12 penalty minutes. Fogarty scored 1 goal with 2 assists and had 4 penalty minutes in six games at the RBC Cup, including a goal in the championship game against the Woodstock Slammers.
2012-13: Fogarty played in 41 games for Notre Dame as a freshman. Centering the fourth line, he scored 5 goals with 5 assists and was +1 with 4 penalty minutes. The Fighting Irish captured the final CCHA playoff title after finishing second to Miami in the regular season. Notre Dame lost to St. Cloud State, 5-1, in the NCAA Midwest Regional to finish 25-13-3.
2013-14: Fogarty skated in 33 of 40 games for Notre Dame in his sophomore season. He scored 3 goals with 8 assists and was +1 with 10 penalty minutes. The Fighting Irish finished seventh in their first season in Hockey East but earned an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament after upsetting Boston College in the first round of the conference tournament. Notre Dame lost to St. Cloud State, 4-3, in overtime in the NCAA West regional semifinals.
2014-15: Fogarty had career highs in goals (nine) and assists (12) in his junior season at Notre Dame. He finished +8 with 6 penalty minutes, scoring three of his nine goals on the power play, in 39 games for the Fighting Irish. Notre Dame finished fifth in Hockey East in the regular season and took fourth-place Massachusetts-Lowell to three games in the Hockey East quarterfinals; falling 6-4 in the decisive third game and ending the year with a record of 18-19-5.
Fogarty has good offensive skills and a big body, which he uses well along the boards and in front of the net. A decent skater, he will need to improve his stride to move to the next level, but he is solid two-way forward, with decent hands.
Fogarty has returned to Notre Dame for the 2015-16 season, his final year of eligibility. Now in his second year as captain of the hockey team, Fogarty is expected to play a large role in the team’s season. He will need to put up strong numbers for the Ranger to sign him to an ELC.