McCullough recorded a career-high 14 saves against 11th-rankedNorth Carolina on March 5; his previous career high was eight. But he suffered a thumb injury during the game against the Tar Heels and missed the next two contests. McCullough returned to the nets on March 26 and was UMBC’s America East Player of the Game with 13 saves in the 9-7 win over Quinnipiac. He made eight saves and allowed only two goals in the final 30 minutes, including two stops in the final minute to protect the two-goal lead. The Garden City, N.Y., native made 27 saves in two March contests and has 59 on the season.
Athlete of the Month Archive
February: Keith Onto, Men's Track and Field
January: Eric Jones, Men's Swimming and Diving
December: Michelle Kurowski, Women's Basketball
November: Johan Rohtla, Men's Swimming and Diving
October: Dan Louisignau, Men's Soccer
September: Levi Houapeu, Men's Soccer