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Meghan Cavanaugh
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Meghan Cavanaugh 2759644
Position: Midfielder
Height: 5'2"
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Clifton Park, N.Y.
High School: Shenendehowa

2018

  • Appeared in 23 games and made 22 starts, scoring eight goals with five assists and 21 points
  • Named USC All-Atlantic Third Team (11/27)
  • Named America East All-Tournament (11/4)
  • Scored a goal and recorded two assists in the America East Championship game against UMass Lowell (11/4)
  • Named America East All-Conference First Team (10/24)
  • Scored one goal at Binghamton (10/21)
  • Scored one goal against New Hampshire (10/14)
  • Scored two goals at Maine (10/11)
  • Named America East Offensive Player of the Week (10/8)
  • Scored one goal against Vermont (10/4)
  • Scored one goal and recorded two assists against Rhode Island (9/9)
  • Recorded one assist against New Mexico State (8/19)
  • Made season debut at Arizona (8/17)

 

2017

  • Started first game of the year, missed rest of the season due to injury

 

2016

  • America East Co-Rookie of the Year and All-Conference Second Team
  • Tied for fifth in the America East in assists, tied for 10th in points
  • Started all 20 games primarily in the midfield, finishing with four goals and four assists
  • Two-time America East Rookie of the Week
  • Scored first collegiate goal at Dartmouth (9/16)
  • Netted two goals in conference home opener vs. Stony Brook (9/29)
  • Had points in three consecutive games, starting with two assists vs. Vermont (10/15) and followed by the game-winner in 86th minute at Maine (10/20)

 

High School

Four-year letterwinner in soccer at Shenendehowa High... 2015 Times Union Girls Soccer Player of the Year and Troy Record/Saratogian Girls Soccer Player of the Year... Two-time all-state player, including First Team in 2015 and Third Team in 2014... 2015 Suburban Council Player of the Year and Suburban Council All-Star in 2014 and 2015... Led Shen to 12-0-2 record, Suburban Council title and Section II final as a senior with 15 goals... Plays club for New York Elite FC and has played in tournaments overseas.

 

Personal

Intending to major in communications... Daughter of Rhett and Laura Cavanuagh... Has a brother, Nicholas.

 

Cavanaugh's Career Statistics

Season GP GS G A Pts Shots Shot% SOG SOG% GW PK-Att
2016 20 20 4 4 12 38 .105 17 .447 1 0-0
2017 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0 .000 0 0-0
2018 23 22 8 5 21 48 .167 22 .458 3 0-0
TOTAL 44 43 12 9 33 86 .140 39 .453 4 0-0

Single-Game Highs

Points: 4, UMass Lowell -- Nov 04, 2018; at Maine -- Oct 07, 2018; URI -- Sep 09, 2018
Goals: 2, at Maine -- Oct 07, 2018
Assists: 2, UMass Lowell -- Nov 04, 2018; URI -- Sep 09, 2018
Shots: 4, at Colgate -- Aug 26, 2018; New Hampshire -- Oct 14, 2018; New Hampshire -- Oct 25, 2018

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