Player Profiles

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Class: Sr.
Hometown: Ajax, Ontario
Height: 5-0
Sport: Women's Soccer
Position: D


At West Virginia In 2011
• Anchored back line to 11 shutouts, starting all 22 matches
• Helped defense hold 10 opponents to less than five shots on-goal
• Led squad in assists with nine – tied for third most all-time by a WVU junior
• NSCAA All-Northeast Region First Team
• All-Big East Second Team
• Big East Championship Most Outstanding Defensive Player
• Big East Championship All-Tournament Team
• Big East Defensive Player of the Week (9/26)
• Multi-goal game (2) against Seton Hall
• Multi-assist game (2) at Georgetown

At West Virginia In 2010
• Made 24 starts at outside back, helping defense post school-record 14 shutouts
• NSCAA All-Northeast Region Third Team
• All-Big East Third Team
• Big East Championship All-Tournament Team
• Part of defense that recorded seven shutouts in conference play
• Scored two goals and dished out six assists for 10 points
• Six assists are tied for fifth-most by a sophomore in school history

At West Virginia in 2009
• Three goals and one assist as a true freshman, making 16 starts with 22 appearances
• First collegiate goal in second half against Duquesne
• Scored game-tying goal at No. 9 Virginia to be named to Virginia NIKE Soccer Classic All-Tournament Team
• CollegeSoccer360 Primetime Performer of the Week (9/15)
• Career-high six shots in 1-1 draw at Pitt, playing forward
• Notched first career assist on Caroline Szwed’s game-winner against Marquette
• Scored goal against Loyola (Md.) in NCAA first-round play

In High School
• Played club soccer for the Oshawa Kicks, leading squads to Ontario Youth Soccer League (OYSL) Championships in 2006-08
• Three-time OYSL Golden Boot Award Winner (2005-07)
• Ontario Cup Champions in 2007 and 2008
• Lone team captain of the Bronze medal-winning Canadian National Team at the 2008 CONCACAF Women's U-17 Championship
• Recognized by FIFA as one of the Top 4 Canadians after starting every match of the 2008 World Cup
• Won a Gold medal with Ontario at the 2006 National Championships U-16 Girls All-Star Selects in Saskatoon

• Daughter of Dave and Donna McCarthy
• One of two children
• Birthday is October 13
• Majoring in physical education/teacher education
• Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll member
• Represented Canada’s U-15 (2005) and U-20 (2009-10) National Teams
• Member of Canada’s U-17 World Cup Team (2006-08)
• Multiple training camps with full Canadian National Team (2010-12), including three CAPS

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