Megan Lynch
Megan Lynch
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Mendham, N.J.
High School: Mendham
Position: OH
Before Holy Cross:

Four-year member of the varsity volleyball team at Mendham H.S.for coach Bob Acker...senior captain...earned 2007 and 2008 teamMVP honors, while she was named the team's 2006, 2007 and 2008Offensive Player of the Year...earned 2006, 2007 and 2008 firstteam All-Iron-Hills Conference accolades...named the 2008 DailyRecord All-Area Player of the Year...earned 2008PrepVolleyball.com "Highest Honorable Mention" All-Americanhonors...member of the 2008 N.J. Star-Ledger All-Statefirst team, while she was a member of the 2007 All-State secondteam...earned 2007 and 2008 N.J. Star-Ledger first teamAll-State-Group 3 accolades, and 2006 second team honors...memberof the 2006, 2007 and 2008 N.J. Star-Ledger All-Countyfirst team...earned 2007 and 2008 Daily Record first teamAll-Area accolades, while she earned 2006 second team honors...setthe school record for career kills with 875 and the record forcareer aces with 141...set the single-season kills record with 375(2008), while her 273 kills (2007) ranks second...also set thekills per game record with 7.17...team won the 2008 conference andcounty championships, while the team made it to the statesemifinals...team was a 2007 state semifinalist and was the 2005conference champions...also a member of the 2009 TCA club team andthe 2006-2008 Atlantic Valley club teams...team competed at the2006 Junior Olympics...Latin Club Vice President...member ofNational Honor Society...earned three-time Silver Medalist nationalLatin honors...volunteered with Projects Abroad Care and Community(Ghana, Africa, 2008). Personal: Daughter of Peterand Barbara Lynch...her father was a member of the football team atCornell...has one brother (Timmy)...her uncle Tom Lynch (Class of1969), her cousin Brian Lynch (Class of 1996) and her cousin KatieLynch (Class of 2001) all graduated from Holy Cross...her cousinBrian was a member of the Holy Cross men's lacrosse team...hercousin Katie played on the Holy Cross volleyball team as she holdsthe program's single-season digs record with 430 (1999) and thesingle-season digs per game record with 4.57 (1999)...her 1,285career digs are second all-time.