5 Stephen McCarthy
5 Stephen McCarthy
Height: 6-4
Weight: 175
Year: Junior
Hometown: Colleyville, Texas
High School: Nolan Catholic
Position: Midfielder
College: 2V

AS A JUNIOR IN 2008: Saw action in 18 games, starting in 17 ... ... recorded four points on two goals ... earned All-WCC second team honors ... named to the M.A.C. Hermann Trophy Watch List ... scored the game-tying goal, his first of the season, against San Jose State (Sept. 24) ... missed the game against USF (Oct. 26) due to a red card against USF (Oct. 24) ... scored his second goal of the season against Gonzaga (Oct. 31)

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2007: Played in the Pan Am Games for Team USA in July in Brazil ... scored first goal of career, a game-winner, on Aug. 31 vs. Alabama A&M ... missed match on Sept. 7 at Brown due to injury, but returned to lineup on Sept. 9 vs. BU ... scored second career goal on Oct. 7 at San Diego ... netted goal in second straight match on Oct. 12 vs. San Francisco ... scored fourth goal vs. San Diego on Nov. 2 ... netted fifth goal of the year vs. Saint Mary's on Nov. 11 ... All-WCC Second Team ... NSCAA All-Far West Region Second Team ... Top Drawer Soccer Team of Season Third Team ... scored game-winner on Nov. 28 vs. UCLA in NCAA second round ... played 90 minutes in NCAA third round vs. Notre Dame on Dec. 1.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2006: Started 22 games in midfield ... took over defensive midfield spot after Peter Lowry moved to forward in midseason ... named WCC Co-Freshman of the Year and honorable mention All-WCC, while also earning a spot on the WCC All-Freshman Team ... Soccer America All-Freshman Team ... named to All-Tournament team at UCI College Classic in Sept. ... College Soccer News All-Freshman Third Team ... notched first assist of career in NCAA Tournament second round game vs. Washington on Nov. 15 ... started on Nov. 18 at Indiana in NCAA Tournament third round game ... played 90 minutes in NCAA quarterfinals at Wake Forest on Nov. 24.

HIGH SCHOOL INFORMATION: A 2006 graduate of Nolan Catholic High School in Fort Worth, Texas ... named Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools (TAPPS) Division 1 Offensive Player of the Year in 2006 by WFAA Channel 8 in Fort Worth ... also named first-team TAPPS All-State in 2006 helping lead Nolan Catholic to TAPPS State Championship ... earned second-team TAPPS All-State in 2004 as Nolan Catholic finished second in state ... played for Arnel Bulaoro and Joe Prud'homme in high school ... helped Dallas Texans win the Texas State Cup in 2003, 2004 and 2005 and national championship in 2005 ... won Region III championship with Dallas Texans in 2003 and 2005 ... member of Texas ODP program for three years ... also played football in high school for Nolan Catholic.

PERSONAL DATA: Born in Honolulu, Hawaii ... Parents are Mike and Katie McCarthy ... father is a commercial and USMCR pilot and mother is a substitute teacher ... Both parents are graduates of the University of New Mexico ... has two siblings, Genesee and Kieran ... member of National Honor Society in high school ... avid ping pong player ... major is sociology.

McCarthy's Career Statistics


Year M-S Goals Assists Points Shots GW Goals
2006 22-22 0 1 1 11 0
2007 21-21 6 1 13 21 3
2008 18-17 2 0 4 17 0
Career 61-60 8 2 18 49 3


McCarthy's Career Honors
All-WCC Second Team, 2008
M.A.C Hermann Trophy Preseason Watch List, 2008
WCC Co-Freshman of the Year 2006
All-WCC Honorable Mention 2006
Soccer America All-Freshman Team
College Soccer News All-Freshman Third Team
All-WCC Second Team 2007
NSCAA All-Far West Region Second Team