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.