Athlete Receives First Offer

This fine athlete has Illinois in his top five. Several schools called during the May Evaluation period and he just received his first scholarship offer.

2004 Prospect To Watch - Greg Turner

High School - Addison (Ill.) Driscoll Catholic

Position(s) - Wide Receiver, Safety

Height, Weight, Speed - 6-1, 185, 4.6

Honors -(Illinois Coaches) All-State, 1st team all-area in 2002

Scholarship Offers - New Mexico

Favorites - Michigan, Wisconsin, Notre Dame, Illinois, Iowa

Comments - Athlete Greg Turner led his Driscoll team to a state championship in 2002 and was an Illinois Coaches all-state selection as well.

"New Mexico has offered me a scholarship," said athlete Greg Turner.

"Illinois, Notre Dame, Wisconsin, Iowa, Boston College, Kansas and Central Michigan all called during May.

"My favorites are Michigan, Wisconsin, Notre Dame, Illinois and Iowa.

"I'm camping at Michigan on June 15th. The following week I'll be at Wisconsin and then I'm going to Notre Dame's camp.

"I don't have a leader right now. I'm completely open."

Turner says he's not sure on his junior season statistics but he said he had about 1,000 yards receiving and scored 28 touchdowns. On defense, Turner had nine interceptions.

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