Swimming & Diving



#19 Irish Soar To 4th-Place ACC Finish

Zach Yeadon, Rob Whitacre re-write the Notre Dame record book once more with Saturday silver medals


Program Records Lift #19 Irish Into 4th At ACCs

Justin Plaschka (100 butterfly) and Rob Whitacre (100 backstroke) lower own top program times on Friday


Records Fall, #22 Irish Stand Tall At Shamrock Invite

Notre Dame sets nine Rolfs Aquatic Center records in a men's/women's Shamrock sweep

PREP AND PERSONAL: lettered all four years in swimming and water polo...two time state title winner in the 200 Medley Relay as the fly leg..2 time Division 1 Team State Champion...named all 4 years to the Boston Globe and Boston Herald All Scholastic Team...state title winner for the 4X100 Free Relay as a freshman...helped leaded the team to a state championship his freshman year...named to the Boston Globe and Boston Herald All Scholastic Team...he was an all-American consideration in the 200 Medley Relay, 200 IM, and 100 backstroke his sophomore season...grabbed the state title on the 100 backstroke and runner-up title in 200 IM...set a school record in the 200 IM and 100 backstroke...his high school team went undefeated in duel meets his sophomore year...was an All-American in the 200 Medley Relay 200 IM, and 100 backstroke his junior season...snagged a state championship in the 200 Medley Relay as the back leg and the 100 backstroke as a junior...set the Division 1 State Championship meet record in the 100 back...named captain of the swimming and diving team his senior season...named St. John's Prep Student Athlete of the Year as a senior...member of the Phoenix Swim Club...member of the National Honor Society...was named a St. Francis Xavier Scholar...born in Chicago, Ill to Joseph and Amy Lynn Turk...attended the same prep school as former Irish Basketball standout Pat Connaughton...father swam at Wabash College where he placed 2nd in the Division 3 NCAA's in the 100 and 200 meter fly...Turk intends to major in economics.

Joseph Turk
Joseph  Turk


North Andover, Mass.

High School:
St. John's Prep

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 153

Back / IM / Fly


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