Irish Boast Talented Lineup Soccer team aims for third straight win against Bradley on Thursday.
Sept. 23, 2003
Junior Luke Boughen earned himself a starting spot in the Irish midfield this year. In his sophomore campaign, he came off the bench for all 21 of Notre Dame’s games.
Senior Fillipo Chillemi has played in all nine games for the Irish this season.
Freshman Greg Dalby solidifies the back line for the Irish. He earned numerous accolades in his final high school season, including 2002 Gatorade Player of the Year and Parade Defender of the Year.
Senior Justin Detter leads the Irish offensive attack in shots on goal.
Freshman Ian Etherington has provided the Irish a spark off the bench early this season. He also was a member of the Under-18 U.S. National Team in 2002.
Junior defender Kevin Goldthwaite notched the game-winning goal during double overtime in Notre Dame's 1-0 victory over in-state rival #18 Indiana.
Senior Greg Martin has the distinction of being the first-ever three-time captain in the program's history.
Freshman Nate Norman boasts tremendous playing experience. He was a member of the Under-18 National Team and has been a yearly member of the US National Team program since 1999.
Senior forward Devon Prescod, who single-handedly provided a victory over #11/17 California on Saturday, Aug. 30, was named the BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week the following week for his performance.
Senior Kevin Richards was named to the 2003 Mike Berticelli All-Tournament team with fellow teammates Justin Detter, Chad Riley and Jack Stewart.
Senior Chad Riley assisted on the game-winning goal against Indiana.
Goalkeeper Chris Sawyer pushed his scoreless minute streak to 348 minutes over the last four matches, saving just one shot against the Mountaineers. Sawyer has posted three consecutive shut outs as well (0-0 vs. Akron, 1-0 vs. #18 Indiana, 1-0 vs. West Virginia).
Senior Jack Stewart and the entire Notre Dame defense have posted three consecutive shut outs entering the team's next contest against Bradley on Thursday.