Men's Soccer
Masumi Turnbull - Men's Soccer - University of Kentucky Athletics 7


  • height 5-11
  • class Senior
  • High school McMath Secondary
  • 2006 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll
  • 2006 Third-team All-Conference USA
  • 2006 Conference USA All-Tournament Team
  • 2006 SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • 2006 C-USA Commissioner’s Academic Honor Roll
  • 2007 SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • 2007 C-USA Commissioner’s Academic Honor Roll
  • 2007 Second-team All-Conference USA

Led UK in assists for the second consecutive year, totaling seven assists and one goal … Played in 18 games with 18 starts, totaling 1552 minutes … Fired nine shots – eight on goal … Lone goal of the year came vs. Marshall in the C-USA Tournament … Tallied two assists vs. Central Florida … Had assists in back-to-back games vs. FIU and SMU.

Named third-team All-Conference USA … Started all 21 games, one of only two Wildcats to do so … Ranked fourth on the team with 1688 minutes played while going the distance in nine games … Led Kentucky and tied for fourth in the conference in assists with seven … Assist total is tied for sixth best in school annals … Five of seven assists were on Riley O’Neill goals … Also buried a pair of goals … Biggest goal came to tie rival Louisville … Assisted on game winning goals against UNC-Asheville, South Carolina and in the C-USA Tournament against Memphis … Assist against sixth-ranked Gamecocks came in second overtime and led UK to upset … Named to the C-USA All-Tournament team after helping Wildcats to championship match … Had four-game point streak early in year. Earned SEC Academic Honor Roll honors.

Missed first four games of year with an injury … Came on in fifth game against Georgetown and scored a goal on his first career touch … The goal came on an indirect kick and was the game winner … Started final 14 games of season without recording a point … Fired 14 shots including five on goal … Named to SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.

Played for father for three years winning the Richmond Championship each year … As a junior, led team to first place in the Lower Mainland’s AA and fourth place in the AA Provincials … Named to the AA Provincials All-Star Team as a junior … Scored school-record 31 career goals while dishing out school-record 23 assists … Of the 31 goals, 17 were game-winners … Also played basketball for four years, leading team to three Richmond Championships … Honor Roll student all four years.

Full name is Masumi Sean Turnbull … Son of Ian and Hiroko Turnbull … Has two sisters, Yuko (23) and Ayako (20) … Grandfather, Jimmy Turnbull, played professional soccer with six clubs, including Manchester United … Born on March 30, 1987 in Richmond, British Columbia.

Turnbull in the Record BooksAssists (season)t6th7 (2006)Assists (season)t6th7 (2007)Turnbull's Career GoalsDateOpponentAssistMinute9/14/05*Georgetown Coll.Michael D'Agostino36th8/30/06^at LouisvilleR. O'Neill, M. Halma73rd9/2/06Belmontunassisted79th11/14/07vs. MarshallLuke Maitland22nd* denotes game-winning goal; ^ denotes game-tying goalTurnbull's Career AssistsDateOpponentGoal ScorerMinute9/2/06BelmontRiley O'Neill86th9/6/06Georgetown Coll.Riley O'Neill23rd9/9/06*at UNC-AshevilleJase Griffiths19th9/9/06at UNC-AshevilleRiley O'Neill56th10/1/06*South CarolinaRiley O'Neill106th10/28/06MemphisMark Halma35th11/1/06*vs. MemphisRiley O'Neill64th9/2/07*UNC-AshevilleBarry Rice58th10/6/07*UABBarry Rice82nd10/13/07MemphisBarry Rice49th10/17/07UCFBarry Rice18th10/17/07*UCFAaron Swanson99th10/27/07FIUC.J. Tappel12th11/3/07*SMUTim Crone65th* denotes game-winning goalTurnbull's Career StatsYearGP-SGAPtsShSOGYC-RCGWPK-Att200515-141021451-010-0200621-21271129124-000-0200718-18179985-000-0Total54-5341422522510-010-0
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