Patrick McLean | #25 | Defender
Hometown: Conyers, Ga.
Previous School: Heritage High School
2007: Played and started in all 20 games… Third on team in minutes played… Tenth on team in points… Scored the first goal in the win over Delta State.
2006: Played in 23 games and earned eight starts… Fifth on the team in goals and points… Collected more goals and points than in his first three seasons combined… Scored the game-winning goal on a header in the overtime win over Saint Leo (9/3)… Tallied two goals in the Florida Southern win (9/10)… Netted the Argonauts first goal of the match in the win at Ouachita Baptist (9/22)… Played at least 70 minutes in six matches.
2005: Appeared in 15 games and earned 10 starts… Scored the eventual game-winning goal in the 2-1 win over Montevallo (10/23)… Scored a goal in consecutive games against Ouachita Baptist (9/23) and Christian Brothers (9/25)… Added a goal in the win over Harding (10/24)… Played at least 70 minutes in nine matches… Named to the GSC Fall Academic Honor Roll.
2004: Played all 90 minutes in each of the three matches.
2003: Earned nine starts in 16 matches as a freshman… Averaged 65.7 minutes per match as a part of a defense that posted a goals against average of 1.16 with six shutouts… Earned GSC Defender of the Week honors after missing on the only goal in a shutout win over conference opponent Montevallo to clinch the top seed in the GSC Tournament (10/24)… Collected an assist in the GSC championship win over Montevallo (11/9).
High School: A three-year letterwinner and two-year captain for the patriots… Helped anchor a defense for the two-time 4A Georgia State Champions… Scored seven goals and added an assist in his senior year… Part of a defense that only allowed ten goals for a goals against average of 0.50 with 12 shutouts in 2003… Named the defensive player of the year in his senior season… His team was ranked second in the nation in his senior year.
Club: Played seven years with the Sporting Football Club 85 Blue in the Rockdale Youth Association… Served as team captain and earned the Ben Gross Award.
Personal: Son of Russell and Penny McLean… Has two brothers, Timothy and Zack… Majoring in marketing.