2017: Starter on the UAlbany defense, starting 17 games in 18 played... Tallied nine ground balls and seven caused turnovers... At least one ground ball in each of her first five games, including two in win vs. St. Bonaventure (2/18)... Each a caused turnover and ground ball in home wins vs. Vermont (4/5) and UNH (4/15).
2016: Appeared in 14 games for the UAlbany defense, making four starts... Caused two turnovers and grabbed a ground ball in home victory over Villanova (3/13).
2015: Appeared in eight games on the back line.
2014: Made five appearances on defense...Picked up one draw control and one ground ball against Niagara (3/24).
High School: A 2013 All-America first team honoree...Also won the 2013 Tom Borelli Award, honoring the top senior girl’s lacrosse player in western New York...In 2012, she was named an Under Armour All-America Underclassman and earned a spot in the USL WNY/Rochester National Team...In 2011 she was named to the Division II Third Team, and in 2010 she was named to the Division II First Team...A team captain for her junior and senior seasons...Helped lead her team to Division II Championships in 2011, 2012, and 2013, in addition to Section 6 Championships in 2012 and 2013...Ended her career at Hamburg High School with 105 goals, 93 assists, 122 caused turnovers, 130 ground balls, and 171 draw control wins.
Personal: Megan Lynn Mikolajek...Daughter of Paul and Margaret Mikolajek...Has one sister, Tracy...In addition to lacrosse, she also played goalie for the soccer team at Hamburg.