AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2018
All-CCAA Second Team ... CCAA Fall All-Academic ... Started all 24 games in central midfield ... Tied for second on team and in CCAA with five assists, behind only teammate Summer Bales ... Added one goal, the game-winner in NCAA second-round comeback vs. city rival Point Loma (11/10), for seven total points, sixth on team ... Third on team with 56 shots and 17 shots on goal ... Provided through ball on fellow sophomore Maddy Samilo's 85th-minute winner vs. No. 7 Western Washington (9/1) in home opener.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2017
CCAA All-Tournament Team ... Appeared in 20 games, starting 14 in central midfield ... Second on team with six assists and third with 12 assists ... Provided three goals, two of them game-winners and the other a game-tying tally ... Made college debut in opener vs. Point Loma (8/31), entering in both halves in central midfield ... Earned first career point in debut, assisting on fellow true freshman Maddy Samilo's 44th-minute goal after stealing ball from throw-in.
Played with Triton teammates Katie O'Laughlin and Natalie Saddic for LA Galaxy San Diego, based in Carlsbad, of Women's Premier Soccer League (WPSL) during 2017 summer ... Competed for Carlsbad Elite throughout high school, ascending to captain ... Finished as U-18 runner-up at 2016 US Youth Soccer National Championships at Toyota Soccer Center in Frisco, Texas, with current teammates Summer Bales and Megumi Barber ... Was team's second-leading scorer at nationals with two of Carlsbad's nine during group stage ... Team went 3-1-1 for tournament, losing 3-0 in final (7/31) ... USYS National Championships semifinalist in 2014 and 2015 ... National League champion (2014-16).
A 2017 graduate of Carlsbad High School ... Earned four varsity letters ... All-CIF San Diego Section First Team, TeamSnap Winter California State Star and All-Avocado West League First Team as a senior ... All-Avocado West League Second Team as a sophomore and junior ... Aided Lancers to Avocado West titles her first two years and CIF San Diego Section Open Division final as a sophomore ... Avocado West runner-up and CIFSDS Open Division quarterfinalist as a senior ... San Diego Union-Tribune All-Academic Team as a junior and senior ... CIF Sportsmanship Award as a sophomore ... Team MVP as a sophomore and senior, Best Offensive Player as a junior and Best Newcomer as a freshman.
Born Nov. 2 in La Jolla ... Parents are James and Noreen McCarthy, who both attended Nebraska ... Has a twin sister named Kiley and a younger sister named Madison ... General biology major at Roosevelt College ... Considering biological research or going into something with forensic science after graduating from UC San Diego ... A memorable soccer moment is placing second at 2016 nationals with age group above her ... Enjoys singing, hiking and reading ... Favorite athlete is U.S. soccer great Abby Wambach ... Top movie is Now You See Me ... Listens to Bastille, Seafret and Dotan ... Loves kiwifruit ... Likes to play the ukulele and sing with sisters, going to open mics.