6 - Chris McCoy
Chris McCoy
Height: 5-9
Weight: 170
Year: Junior (RS)
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Position: D
Major: Biology/Pre-Med
Last School: Tomball

2009: Missed the 2009 season after having two hip surgeries, one on each hip, to correct injuries that have plagued him throughout his collegiate career... A member of the A-Sun All-Academic team.

2008: Was solid as a marking back for the Spartans... Started all 18 games on the year... Took just one shot on the season... A member of the A-Sun All-Academic team.

2007: Had a solid season as a freshman... Gained valuable experience... Started six of the 10 games he played... Took just two shots on the year... Valuable member of the Spartan defense and a member of the A-Sun All-Academic team.

Before USC Upstate: A First Team All-District selection at Tomball High School… Scored 11 goals and added 17 assists as a defender… Served as the Team Captain… a member of the South Texas State Team in the Olympic Development Program for five years… A member of the Texans Soccer Club… Also a standout in the classroom, he was a member of the National Honor Society and received several academic honors from Tomball.

Personal: Born on Feb. 5, 1989 in Houston, Texas... Son of Diana McCoy... Has two brothers, including a twin brother, Chad, who plays soccer for Upstate... A Biology/Pre-Med major... Favorite food is sushi... Favorite TV show is “Family Guy”... Favorite movie is “Step Brothers”... Favorite singer is John Mayer... Favorite season is winter... Favorite actor is Will Ferrell... Hero growing up was Zidane... Most admires his mother... Likes snowboarding, playing the guitar and playing XBox.