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20   Amanda Meehan
Amanda Meehan

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Frederick, Md.

High School:
Tuscarora

Height:
5-4

Position:
Defense



2008 (Junior): Member of the MAAC All-Academic Team...Played in 18 games, staring 14 during her junior season...Was a key player in the Greyhounds backline and defensive unit.

2007 (Sophomore): Started all 21 games at right back for the Greyhounds... Named to the MAAC All-Academic Team... Part of a defensive unit that strung together the third-longest scoreless streak in school history... Assisted on a goal against Saint Peter's (10/7) for her only point of the season... Took six shots during the year.

2006 (Freshman): Played in 18 games, starting 13 on defense... Named to the MAAC All-Rookie Team... Recorded her first collegiate point, an assist, in a victory over Canisius (10/6)... Scored her first goal at Saint Peter's (10/29)... Earned MAAC Rookie of the Week honors after the Saint Peter's game.


High School: Earned four letters in soccer at Tuscarora High School and Coach Mark Wolcott... Captain of the team as a sophomore, junior and senior... Culminated her career as a senior by earning MACS All-State First Team, Washington Post All-Metro Firest Team, All-Monocacy Valley Athletic League (MVAL) Chesapeake Conference First Team, Frederick News-Post All-Area First Team, Frederick Gazette All-Area First Team Hagerstown Herald-Mail All-Area First Team and team Most Valuable Player honors... Garnered MACS All-State Second Team, Washington Post All-Metro Honorable Mention, Frederick Gazette All-Area First Team, Frederick News-Post All-Area Second Team and All-MVAL Piedmont Conference Second Team as a junior... Earned All-MVAL Piedmont Conference Honorable Mention and was her team's Most Valuable Player as a sophomore... As a senior, she helped the Titans win the Maryland Class 3A State Championship, the Maryland Class 3A West Region title, and the MVAL Chesapeake Conference Championship... The team was ranked No.1 in the area by The Washington Post and 23rd nationally by the NSCAA/adidas... Tuscarora won the Maryland Class 1A State Championship, the Maryland Class 1A West Region title and the MVAL Piedmont crown during Meehan's junior season, garnering the Cadets a No. 9 ranking in the region by The Washington Post... Earned Tuscarora's Academic Excellence Award and was named to the honor roll all four years of high school... Earned the Tuscarora Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award and was named to the MVAL Senior All-Academic team as a senior... Member of the National Honors Society, Future Educations of America and the Student Government... Played club soccer for the Reston Football Club Rovers and Coach Mike Calebretta, as well as the Bethesda Phoenix... Helped the Rovers win the Virginia State Cup and the Phoenix advance to the Maryland State Cup finals for three years in a row.

Personal: Amanda Rose Meehan... Daughter of Timothy and Cynthia Meehan... Born in Baltimore... Has three younger siblings, Kirk, Quinn and Caitlin... Majoring in speech pathology.

Meehan's Career Statistics

YEAR GP GS G A Pts Shots Shot% SOG SOG% GW PK-Att
2006 18 13 1 1 3 3 .333 2 .667 1 0-0
2007 21 21 0 1 1 6 .000 2 .333 0 0-0
2008 18 14 0 0 0 2 .000 2 1.000 0 0-0
2009 19 19 0 1 1 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0-0
TOTAL 76 67 1 3 5 12 .083 7 .583 1 0-0