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


October 14
L, 1-0
Charlottesville, Va. (Klockner Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
ACC Network Extra
October 18
L, 2-1 (OT)
Bridgeview, Ill. (Toyota Park)

WNUR Radio
Live Stats
October 21
L, 2-1 (2OT)
Durham, N.C. (Koskinen Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
October 25
7:00 PM
Michigan State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
October 28
7:00 PM
North Carolina
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
November 2
ACC First Round
Campus Sites
November 6
ACC Quarterfinals
Campus Sites
November 9
ACC Semifinals
Campus Sites
November 13
ACC Final
Charleston, S.C. (MUSC Health Stadium)
November 17
NCAA Championship First Round
Campus Sites
November 20
NCAA Championship Round of 32
Campus Sites
November 27
NCAA Championship Round of 16
Campus Sites
December 3
NCAA Championship Quarterfinals
Campus Sites
December 9
NCAA Championship Semifinals
Houston, Texas (BBVA Compass Stadium)
December 11
NCAA Championship Final
Houston, Texas (BBVA Compass Stadium)

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