11 - Meg O'Leary
Meg O'Leary
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Longmeadow, Mass.
High School: Longmeadow
Position: M

2009: Started all 16 games...earned second team All-Patriot League honors...tied for the team-lead with a career-best 25 goals, while she was second with a career-best 14 assists and a career-best 39 points...her 0.88 assists per game were 10th in the Patriot League...led the team with six free-position goals...finished third on the team with 23 draw controls, while she ranked fourth with 10 caused turnovers...also picked up 21 ground balls...posted at least one point in 14 of the 16 games...recorded three goals and one assist for four points at Bucknell (3/28)...earned Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week accolades (4/6) as she scored three goals versus Yale (4/1), while she had two goals and six assists for eight points as the Crusaders earned an 11-10 double-overtime win over Lehigh (4/4)...her six assists against Lehigh, including one on the overtime game-winner, tied the single-game school record...posted four goals in the 9-7 victory at Lafayette (4/11)...member of the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2008: Started in all 16 games...ranked fourth on the team in goals with 20 and points with 26, while she was tied for fourth in assists with six...tied for second on the team in caused turnovers with a career-best 13...her career-best 26 ground balls ranked third on the team and her 23 draw controls were fourth...tied for sixth in assists by all Patriot League freshmen, while she was seventh in points and eighth in goals...scored two goals and had one assist for three points in her collegiate debut at UMass (2/19)...recorded two goals at Colgate (3/8)...scored two goals including the game-winner in the 19-8 victory over Lafayette (4/5)...had four goals and one assist for five points at American (4/13)...had two goals and one assist for three points in the 13-9 win over Sacred Heart (4/16)...member of the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity lacrosse team at Longmeadow H.S....team captain as a junior and senior...named an All-American and earned a spot on the Lower New England Team One as a senior...earned first team All-Western Mass. honors as a sophomore, junior and senior, after being a second team selection as a freshman...team won the Western Mass. championship all four years, while the team won the state championship in her freshman year and was the state runner-up in her sophomore, junior and senior seasons...also a four-year member of the soccer team and a three-year member of the basketball team...won the soccer team's Best Sportsmanship Award as a sophomore and a senior...member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of John and Jane O'Leary...has one brother (Tim)...a Sociology major.