Men's Soccer
Chris McAlpine - Men's Soccer - University of Kentucky Athletics 13


  • height 6-0
  • class Redshirt
  • High school Centerville

2001 – Played in all 21 games for UK, starting 20… Named to MAC All-Tournament team… Tied for eighth on the team with five points… Lone goal of season put Cats up 1-0 over then-No. 13 Ohio State… Tallied three assists, including one on game-winning goal in 1-0 victory over Bowling Green in MAC Tournament semifinal… MAC and SEC Academic Honor Roll Selection… Verizon Academic All-District IV and All-America first teams.

2000 – Played in 20 of UK?s 22 games, staring 13, including both NCAA tournament matches… Scored his only goal of the season off a penalty kick in 3-0 victory over UNC Asheville… Named to MAC and SEC Honor Rolls… Inducted into the UK Society of Character… Named a second-team Verizon Academic All-District IV selection and honorable mention All-North Central Region Scholar-Athlete… Also named a PNC Bank Scholar-Athlete of the Week and made the Athletics Director?s Honor Roll.

1999 – Played in 18 games, starting five… Provided solid coverage in the midfield… Notched an assist against Western Michigan in the semifinals of the MAC Tournament earning All-Tournament team honors… Took nine shots on the season… Named to SEC and MAC Academic Honor Rolls.

1998 – Saw action in eight games, starting one… Assisted on the game-winner at Buffalo… Took three shots.

Pre-College – Played at Centerville High School, which was ranked fourth in the nation by USA Today in 1997… Scored eight goals and had eight assists as a senior… Led his team to the 1997 state championship game… Was an All-State player… Elected team captain… Was named All-Area and All-League… Voted team MVP… Played for the Centerville Galaxies club team that finished as runner-up at the Manchester United Youth Festival in England in 1993 and third at the 1997 Tournoi De Cadets in Lille, France… Member of the National Honor Society.

Personal – Born Aug. 31, 1979, in Kettering, Ohio… Parents are Kathy and Jay McAlpine.

McAlpine’s Career Stats
Year GP/GS Shots Goals Assists Points
2001 21/20 16 1 3 5
2000 20/13 8 1 0 2
1999 18/6 9 0 1 1
1998 8/1 3 0 1 1
Totals 67/40 36 2 5 9
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