Caitlyn Mac Kechnie
Caitlyn Mac Kechnie

Player Profile

Camarillo, CA

High School:
Oaks Christian



Played in 15 matches, making two starts ... Season was cut short due to a knee injury suffered against USC on Oct. 26 ... Was tied for third on the team in scoring (15 pts.) at the time of her injury ... Was also leading the team in assists with seven ... Scored four goals ... Knocked in the game-winning goal, her only one of the season, in a 3-1 victory over Cal State Northridge on Sept. 16 ... Ended the season ranked sixth in the Pac-10 in assists despite missing the final nine matches of the year.

Played in 10 matches ... Ended the season tied for third on the team with four assists ... Assisted on the game-winning goal in a 1-0 victory over Long Beach State on Sept. 3 ... Also had an assist in a 6-1 win over UNLV in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... Two other assists came in a pair of 3-0 victories over Maryland (Aug. 27) and San Diego (Sept. 29).

Appeared in 16 matches, starting two ... Started matches against Princeton and Florida Atlantic at the University of Miami Classic ... Played in four NCAA Tournament matches, including a 4-0 semifinal victory Florida State at the College Cup ... Ended the season with nine shots.

High School/Club
Student Sports Magazine Top 100 Recruit ... Member of the Region-IV ODP Team from 2000-03 ... ODP State Team member since 2000 ... Has scored over 50 goals in just three years at Oaks Christian High School ... Helped Oaks Christian capture three CIF titles ... Three-time First-Team All-CIF selection ... Frontier League MVP in 2003, 2004 and 2005 ... Los Angeles Daily News Player of the Year ... Also attended Camarillo High School during her freshman year ... Teammate of Catherine Calvert on the 2004 National Champion So. Cal United Club Team ... Also helped her club team capture three Surf Cup Championships.

Full name is Caitlyn Marie Mac Kechnie ... Born April 13, 1987 in Burbank, Calif. ... Daughter of Scott and Debra Mac Kechnie ... Sister Hannah is a freshman on the UCLA soccer team ... Other sister's name is Ashley ... Admires legendary basketball coach John Wooden and author C.S. Lewis ... Lists her greatest athletic thrill as winning a national championship with her club team ... Enjoys surfing, traveling, wakeboarding, snowboarding and spending time with family.