29 Meghan Murray
29 Meghan Murray
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Chatham, N.J.
High School: Chatham
Position: A

High School: First Team All-American 2009 and 2010 … Academic All-American 2009 and 2010 … Three-time first team all-state … Daily Record Lacrosse Player of the Year 2010 … Inside Lacrosse Magazine “Senior to Watch” … Team MVP 2010 … Three-time first team all-county … Three time first-team all-conference … Two-time first team all-area … Led team in goals twice … Team was Group 2 state champions and Morris County tournament champions in 2008 and 2010 … Selected for National School Girls Tournament 2008 and 2009 … New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association 2010 Scholar Athlete … Won school’s Scholar-Athlete Award and Tony Mack Sportsmanship Award … Selected Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholar … Member of National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society … 2010 Kiwanis Club of the Chathams scholarship winner … Key Club member 2006-2010 (secretary 2008-2009, Vice President 2009-10) … Selected as Peers Adjusting With Support leader for 2008-09 and 2009-10 … Model U.N. club member … Pep club member … Math League participant.

Club Team: Metro Lacrosse Club

Notes: President, Operation Smile … Religious education teacher, Grade 1, at Corpus Christi Church 2006-2010 … Older sister, Lauren, plays lacrosse at Lehigh … Father, Quentin, played football at Virginia … Mother, Alicia, played on women’s tennis team at East Stroudsburg.

Why Yale? “I chose Yale because it has the perfect combination of highly regarded academics and a promising athletic future. During the recruiting process I knew that Yale would be able to challenge me, making me a better student and athlete.”