Andrew McKay (footballer)

Andrew "Yogi" McKay is a retired Scottish-American association football (soccer) player who played professionally in the United States.

Andrew McKay
Personal information
Full name Andrew T. McKay
Place of birth Scotland
Playing position(s) Forward / Midfielder
Youth career
1983, 1985–1986 Catawba College
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1990 Orlando Lions
1991–1993 Fort Lauderdale Strikers 42 (8)
1994–1998 Buffalo Blizzard (indoor)
1996–1998 Rochester Rhinos 70 (2)
2000–2001 St. Catharines Wolves
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

McKay graduated from Arcadia High School in Greece, New York. He attended Catawba College, playing on the school's soccer team in 1983, 1985 and 1986. He holds numerous school records including goals scored in a game, all time season and career assists leader.[1] McKay played for Greece Soccer Club Rangers and Team Lapine, both are amateur teams. In 1990, he turned professional with the Orlando Lions of the American Professional Soccer League.[2] When the Lions merged with the Fort Lauderdale Strikers in 1991, McKay was the only Lions player to remain with the team for the 1991 season.[3] In 1994, McKay moved indoors with the Buffalo Blizzard of the National Professional Soccer League. From 1996 to 1998, he played for the Rochester Rhinos in the USISL A-League. In 2000, he signed with St. Catharines Wolves of the Canadian Professional Soccer League.[4] In the 2001 season he won the CPSL Championship by defeating Toronto Supra by a score of 1-0.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Catawba soccer records
  2. ^ 1990 Orlando Lions
  3. ^ McKay gets Lion’s share of Strikers’ victory
  4. ^ Glover, Robin. "Sunday June 18/2000 Glen Shields Sun Devils vs St Catharines Roma Wolves". www.rocketrobinsoccerintoronto.com. Retrieved 2016-03-13.
  5. ^ Glover, Robin. "Sunday October 14, 2001 CPSL St Catharines Roma Wolves vs Toronto Supra". www.rocketrobinsoccerintoronto.com. Retrieved 2016-03-13.