Men's Soccer


A very skilled player at the forward position • very sound technically • calm under pressure and good in pressure situations • a three-time monogram winner • has played in 52 career games, including 10 starts • has 14 career points on five goals and four assists • a BIG EAST Academic All- Star.

AS A JUNIOR: Played in all 23 games • only start came in a 5-4 overtime victory at No. 8 Indiana during the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic • totaled 1,091 minutes of playing time • notched a career-high eight points on three goals and two assists • the three goals were also a career-best mark, while the two assists tied a career-best total • notched an assist in the win over Indiana • put the cap on a 3-0 win over Providence with his first goal of the season • assisted on the team's first goal in a 2-0 win over DePaul in the first round of the BIG EAST tournament • tallied a career-high two goals in a 3-2 setback at No. 4 Virginia in the quarterfinal round of the NCAA Tournament • named to the 2006-07 BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team • earned a monogram.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Saw action in all 23 games, making nine starts • scored two goals and assisted on two scores for a total of six points • tallied the game-winner in the 108th minute during a 2-1 overtime victory against Providence • that was the first goal of his career • dished out two assists in a 4-0 win over No. 16 Seton Hall • converted a penalty kick during a shootout with Syracuse during the first round of the BIG EAST Tournament • the Irish advanced past the Orange 4-2 in penalty kicks • scored the Irish's second goal in a 2-0 victory against Western Illinois in the first round of the NCAA Tournament • attempted 20 shots • earned a monogram.

AS A FRESHMAN: Played in six matches throughout the 2004 campaign • totaled two shots • made a p p e a r a n c e s against West Virginia, No. 21 Villanova, No. 9 Boston College, Loyola-Chicago, Pittsburgh and No. 22 Michigan • earned a monogram • named to the 2004-05 BIG EAST Academic All- Star Team.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: A four-year letterwinner for McAllen Memorial High School in McAllen, Texas • a member of the Houston Texans club team and the '86 Southeast Regional ODP ( O l y m p i c Developmental Program) team • played in the 2004 N a t i o n a l C h a m p i o n s h i p match with the Texans • attended the elite ESP adidas camp, which features 150 of the top players in the country • named high school team rookie of the year, utility player of the year (sophomore) and MVP in his junior and senior seasons • trained with the Aston Villa Reserves Squad and competed in the Mundialito Tahuichi Tournament in Santa Cruz, Bolivia • also competed against the Arsenal Youth Team with the Aston Villa Reserves • born June 6, 1986 • son of Eric and Kristie Martin • enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business as a management major with a 3.318 cumulative grade-point average.

Martin's Career Statistics

2004 6-0 2 0 0 o 0
2005 23-9 20 2 2 6 1
2006 23-1 20 3 2 8 0
Totals 52-10 42 5 4 14 1

Martin's Career Bests

Game 2 (vs. #4 Virginia, 2006)
Season 3 (2006)
Game 2 (vs. #16 Seton Hall, 2005)
Season 2 (2005, 2006)
Game 4 (vs. #4 Virginia, 2006)
Season 8 (2006)

Kurt Martin
Kurt  Martin


McAllen, TX

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 160


Event Calendar


August 13
8:00 PM
Omaha, Neb. (Caniglia Field)
August 16
8:00 PM
Des Moines, Iowa (Cownie Soccer Complex)
August 21
5:00 PM
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
August 25
7:30 PM
San Diego
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
August 27
2:00 PM
Cal Poly
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
September 2
7:00 PM
Storrs, Conn. (Morrone Stadium)
September 8
5:00 PM
Boston College
Newton, Mass. (Newton Soccer Field)
September 15
7:30 PM
NC State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
September 19
7:00 PM
Bowling Green
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
September 22
7:00 PM
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Va. (Thompson Field)
September 26
7:00 PM
Bloomington, Ind. (Armstrong Stadium)
September 29
7:30 PM
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
October 3
7:00 PM
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
October 6
7:00 PM
Clemson, S.C. (Historic Riggs Field)
October 10
7:00 PM
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
October 13
7:00 PM
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
October 17
7:30 PM
Akron, Ohio (FirstEnergy Stadium-Cub Cadet Field)
October 20
7:00 PM
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
October 24
7:00 PM
Michigan State
East Lansing, Mich. (DeMartin Soccer Complex)
October 27
7:00 PM
North Carolina
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Fetzer Field)
November 1
ACC Championship First Round
Campus sites
November 5
ACC Championship Quarterfinal
Campus sites
November 8
ACC Championship Semifinal
Campus sites
November 12
ACC Championship Final
Charleston, S.C. (MUSC Health Stadium)
November 16
NCAA Championship First Round
Campus sites
November 19
NCAA Championship Round of 32
Campus sites
November 26
NCAA Championship Round of 16
Campus sites
December 2
NCAA Championship Quarterfinal
Campus sites
December 8
NCAA College Cup Semifinal
Philadelphia, Pa. (Talen Energy Stadium)
December 10
NCAA College Cup Final
Philadelphia, Pa. (Talen Energy Stadium)

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