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Turk Talks Notre Dame

Turk visited ND for the Michigan game.

Every Friday night, Ben Turk suits up and hopes that St. Thomas Aquinas head football coach George Smith doesn't have to call his number.

Smith usually doesn't. As the punter for the nation's top-ranked high school football team, Ben Turk, a Notre Dame verbal commit, plays about as many snaps as his parents and friends watching in the crowd. "It's always good for the team if I don't punt," Turk said. "I just stay ready to punt, just in case anything should happen and I have to punt." Other than the season opener against... Recommended Stories