McCARTNEY'S WSU CAREER
RS-JUNIOR (2011): Earned a varsity letter after appearing in all 12 games on special teams...made 12 tackles, eight solo...recovered one fumble...picked up WSU Special Teams Player of the Week awards in consecutive weeks against UNLV and San Diego State...made a season-high four tackles against Idaho State...recorded three tackles against UNLV...made two solo tackles at San Diego State...had a tackle at Colorado, at No. 7 Oregon and at California...recovered a fumble against Arizona State...named WSU's Co-Special Teams Most Valuable Player. RS-SOPHOMORE (2010): Earned a varsity letter by playing in 11 games...recorded five tackles...made one fumble recovery...named Cougar Special Teams Player of the Week after making a season-high three tackles at Oklahoma State... named Cougar Special Teams Player of the Week after recording a tackle and recovering a fumble in the end zone following a blocked punt at SMU, the lone defensive score for WSU during the season...made one tackle against Arizona. RS-FRESHMAN (2009): Earned a varsity letter after appearing in each of WSU's first nine games of 2009 before suffering a broken leg against Arizona, thus ending his debut campaign...special teams standout recorded eight tackles on the season (six solo)...named second-team Pacific-10 Conference All-Academic. FRESHMAN (2008): Redshirt season.
McCARTNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Led 12-1 Warriors to state semifinals as a SENIOR...first team All-Wesco as quarterback and defensive back...Star-Times First Team on defense...honorable mention all-state...team captain both as a senior and as a JUNIOR...first team All-Wesco...honorable mention all-state...SOPHOMORE year started varsity and team reached state tournament as Wesco Champions...also lettered three times in basketball and one year in track.
Kyle McCartney...parents Rolfe and Peggy McCartney...sister Kristin...grandpa Bud McCartney played baseball for the University of Washington...pursuing a degree in entrepreneurship.