Turner Turning Heads This Season

After battling injuries the last two seasons, Springfield Sacred Heart-Griffin receiver Malik Turner is making plenty of noise with his senior season.

Illinois receiver commit Malik Turner has waited to make his return to the field for a long time. After injuries two years ago sidelined him for some time, and a knee injury last year kept him out of action, he's back this year and is turning into a touchdown machine.

For Turner, the long wait was worth it. Sure he would have wanted to be on the field to help his team the last couple years, but especially as a senior, he's heating up at just the right time to make a run at a state title.

We caught up with Turner after a big 49-26 win over Memphis powerhouse Whitehaven high school. Here's what he had to say:

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