Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of five spotlighting the fall’s top high school athletes. Coming Tuesday: Clovis volleyball player Taylen Ballard.
Buchanan’s Kyle McKenney
▪ Year: Senior
▪ Position: Goalkeeper
▪ Why he matters: McKenney is regarded as one of the top senior goalkeepers in the nation, according to Bears co-coach Nic Maes. The 6-foot-2, 175-pounder, entering his third season as a starter for perennial Central Section power Buchanan, was a participant in the Olympic Development Program’s national selection camp.
▪ What’s next: UC Irvine, Long Beach State and Cal Baptist all have shown interest.