Aug. 14, 2008
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Former Notre Dame goalkeeper Chris Cahill (Louisville, Ky.) has recently been named an assistant coach for the Harvard University men’s soccer team. Cahill joins the staff of head coach Jamie Clark, who was a Fighting Irish assistant the past two seasons.
Cahill was the primary starter in goal for the Fighting Irish over his last three seasons. The three-time monogram winner earned second-team all-BIG EAST honors in 2007 and third-team accolades 2006. Cahill finished with a career goals-against average of 0.81 and a .814 save percentage, while playing in 65 career matches (all starts) and posting a record of 39-17-9 (.669). His four shutouts in NCAA Tournament play during his career is a Notre Dame record.
Cahill graduated in May 2007 from the College of Arts and Letters with a degree in American Studies. He was named to the BIG EAST Academic All-Star team during the 2006-07 academic year. Cahill was named the BIG EAST goalkeeper of the week on five occasions.