April 19, 2002
TUCSON, Ariz. (April 19) - MAGGIE MacCOOL has committed to the University of Arizona women's soccer team, announced head coach Cathy Klein on Friday. A forward from Sammamish, Wash., MacCool will join the Wildcats for the 2002-03 school year.
A four-year letterwinner in both track and soccer at Skyline High School, MacCool was a two-time first team All-Eastside and All-KingCo selection and was the 3A KingCo Player of the Year in 2001. Tallying 14 goals and five assists, she helped the Spartans to a 13-5-2 overall mark and a state quarterfinals berth. MacCool ended her career as Skyline's all-time leading scorer. Also a standout middle-distance runner, she was the track team's MVP in 2000 after being named Most Improved in 1999. MacCool plays for the Eastside FC club team out of Bellevue, Wash. She was the team's leading scorer and helped the squad to the U-19 Division championship and a third-place finish in the state in 2000 and 2001.
MacCool joins eight other newcomers as part of this year's recruiting class. Check the official Arizona Athletics web site, www.arizonaathletics.com, for more information on the previous signees.