Nov. 13, 1997
Turner Earns Second Team All-Big East Honors
NOTRE DAME, Ind. ---- Senior forward Ryan Turner (Scottsdale, Ariz.) who led the Notre Dame men's soccer team in scoring this season was named to the BIG EAST All-Conference second team. The award was announced at the banquet prior to the 16th BIG EAST Men's Soccer Championship being held November 14 & 16 at the University of Connecticut.
Turner was the only Irish player selected for league honors. He had 11 goals and five assists (27 points) in the 18 games he played and in nine BIG EAST outings, netted two goals and dished off two assists.
Notre Dame finished tied for fifth in the BIG EAST regular season standings with a 5-5-1 mark. The Irish, 10-8-2 overall, advanced to its second straight semifinal appearance following a 2-0 victory on Sunday, November 9 over Seton Hall in South Orange, N.J.