CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—UMBC junior forward Rachel McKee (Ellicott City, Md./Mt. Hebron) is among nine players nominated for the 2011 America East Women's Soccer Fans' Choice Player of the Year. Click here to vote now!
McKee leads UMBC with six goals and 12 points on the year, the most by a Retriever since 2005. She ranks sixth in the America East with 0.86 points per game this season, and she is tied for third with 0.43 goals per contest. McKee also ranks second in the league with 3.07 shots per game.
Four of McKee's six goals this season have come against America East opponents, including both of the Retrievers' goals in a 2-2 tie with Vermont on Oct. 2. It was the first multi-goal game by a Retriever since Sandra Vacarino scored twice against New Hampshire on Oct. 22, 2009.
McKee is UMBC's active career scoring leader with eight goals and 17 points in three seasons.
Voting for Fans' Choice Player of the Year will take place on the America East Facebook page and will run until 12 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 25.