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Kayla McKeon
Kayla McKeon

#12 Kayla McKeon

Midfielder | 5-10 | Jr. | Garland, Texas | Sachse HS

Freshman (2016)
»  SEC All-Conference Freshman Team (2016)
»  SEC All-Tournament Team (2016)
» Team of the Week (Aug. 23, 2016)
»  Ranked No. 29 on’s ‘Women’s Freshmen Top 100’ list

Appeared in 24 games and earned 22 starts … Collected nine goals, two assists, 20 points and three game-winners during her first season as a Razorback … Tied for ninth in the SEC for goals (9) … Finished third on the team in points, second in goals scored, seventh in assists, third in shots (49) and shots on goal (23) and fourth in game-winning goals (3) … McKeon recorded 49 shots with 23 on goal for a .469 shots on goal percentage … Scored two goals in two separate matches: Against Northern Iowa during the 12th and 21st minutes of play (Sept. 1) and against Mississippi State (Sept. 9) … Assisted Claire Kelley during the 77th minute of play to lift Arkansas past Vanderbilt 1-0 during the SEC Tournament quarterfinals (Nov. 2) … Scored on a penalty kick against second-seeded Auburn during the SEC Tournament semifinal match … Selected into SEC All-Conference Freshman Team … After participating in her first SEC Tournament, McKeon was named into the SEC All-Tournament Team … Selected to the ‘Team of the Week’ list on Aug. 23, 2016 after scoring goals during consecutive road matches to open the 2016 season … Ranked No. 29 by on its ‘Women’s Freshmen Top 100’ list.

Prior to Arkansas

Rated by as a three-star recruit and the No. 28 player in Texas in 2016 … Played for the Dallas Sting ECNL ’98 … Club honors received include ECNL PDP – Texas (March 2015), ECNL – ID2 Nike National Training Camp (July 2014), 1997 ODP National Championships – Leading Scorers List (March 2013)

High School
Played for the Sachse High School varsity soccer team from 2012-2016 in Garland, Texas … Served as team captain from 2015-2016 … Received the Academic Athlete Award (2013-15) … Graduated 24th in her class of 698 with a 4.2 GPA