Venechanos On Reddy: Meg will be doing the draws for us ... she has quick hands ... on the offensive end, she is also good at find the holes in defenses and knows how to finish around the goal ... we are looking for her to continue building on her confidence level from the fall and from last season.
Named to the 2009 Atlantic 10 All-Tournament Team.
Named to the 2009 All-Atlantic 10 Second Team.
Against Temple (4/11), had one goal, two assists, and three draw controls.
Had four assists, two draw controls, and three goals, including the game winner against George Washington (4/5).
Against Richmond (4/3), had five goals and seven draw controls.
At Saint Joseph's (3/29), had one goal, two ground balls, and three draw controls.
At La Salle (3/27), had two goals, one assist, and twelve draw controls.
Against Northwestern (3/25), had three goals, and three draw controls.
At New Hampshire (3/18), had one goal, two assists, two draw controls, and one caused turnover.
Against Stony Brook (3/14), had three goals and four draw controls.
At Yale (3/11), had a goal and six draw controls.
Had one goal, one assist, one ground ball, and three draw controls against Dartmouth (3/4).
At Harvard (2/28), had two goals, and three draw controls.
At Boston University (2/25), had one goal, and three draw controls.
Had one goal at Holy Cross (2/17).
2008 (Junior): Game-By-Game Statistics
Played in 17 games with six goals and three assists...also had six draw controls and two groundballs on the year...had a season-high two goals and two groundballs at La Salle (4/13)...had a goal and an assist against Temple (4/6) and against St. Bonaventure (4/18).
2007 (Sophomore): Game-By-Game Statistics
Started all 17 games of the season and was the team's primary draw control specialist ... tallied 13 goals and five assists on the year ... had 31 draw controls (ranked 2nd on team), 11 groundballs, and six caused turnovers...Scored a goal, had four draw controls and caused one turnover against La Salle (4/29)...Had three draw controls against Saint Joseph's (4/27)...Had two draw controls and caused a turnover in loss at St. Bonaventure (4/22)...Tallied two goals and three assists for a career-high five points in win at Duquesne (4/20)...Caused one turnover against Richmond (4/15)...Against George Washington (4/8), had two groundballs and one caused turnover...At Temple (4/6), posted her second hat trick of the season with three goals ... also had two draw controls and one groundball...Had one goal, one assist, one groundball and one draw control at Yale (3/28)...Had two draw controls and a caused turnover at Boston College (3/25)...Recorded three draw controls against Northwestern (3/23)...Scored a goal and had two draw controls at New Hampshire (3/20)...Had three draw controls and a groundball against Albany (3/10)...Had two draw controls and two groundballs against Dartmouth (3/7)...Scored three goals and had an assist at Harvard (3/3) as well as four draw controls and a groundball...At Vermont (2/28) had one draw control...Had a goal, one draw control and one groundball at Boston University (2/24)...Scored a goal, had a groundball, a caused turnover and a draw control at Holy Cross (2/21).
2006 (Freshman):Game-by-Game Statistics
Finished the season with 12 goals and four assists playing in all 18 games ... made seven starts on the year ... also had 28 groundballs, nine draw controls and four caused turnovers ... scored a goal against Richmond (5/5) in A-10 Tournament Semifinals ... finished the season scoring a total of five goals in the final three games ... at George Washington (4/30) scored the game-tying goal with 6:46 remaining to pull UMass even from a four-goal deficit ... single-handedly brought UMass back in win over Duquesne (4/28) with three second-half goals in a span of 1 minute, 41 seconds ... tied the game at 10 on a free position shot ... had a goal and an assist in win at La Salle (4/15) as well as three groundballs ... set-up Jeannette Villapiano's second goal at St. Joe's (4/13) to spark a 5-0 game-winning run ... at Richmond (4/9) had four groundballs and one caused turnover ... scored a goal for the second-consecutive game and collected career-highs in groundballs (5) and draw controls (3) against Boston College (4/1) ... recorded a point in the first five games of the season ... in the win against Harvard (3/4) she posted a goal and an assist ... scored her first collegiate goal and collected a season-high four groundballs in loss to No. 9 Boston University ... had an assist in her collegiate debut at Holy Cross (2/25).
Before UMass: A 2005 graduate of Salem (N.H.) High School where she was a two-time All-New Hampshire selection and the leading point scorer in school history ... earned Gatorade Player of the Year accolades as a member of the soccer team ... named to the Upper New England National Team ... finished her career with 189 points on 125 goals and 64 assists ... two time captain for program that began in her junior year (2004) ... led team both seasons in scoring ... tabbed team MVP as a senior when she led the Blue Devils to a 12-6 record ... in addition to playing for SHS, she was a member of the Team Revolution club squad which is comprised of lacrosse athletes from all over New England ... was a member of the women's soccer and basketball teams ... as a goalie on the soccer team, she led SHS to a Final Four appearance in the state playoffs as a senior ... also an All-New Hampshire selection on the soccer field ... faced fellow teammate Holly Drown who played for rival high school Nashua in both soccer and lacrosse during their prep careers.
Personal: Meghan Laura Reddy ... born April 22, 1987 in Lowell, Mass. ... daughter of William, Jr. and Ruth Ann Reddy ... has one sister, Erin ... majoring in legal studies ... lists surfing, skimboarding, water skiing and skiing as her hobbies ... in high school, lobbied the school board to institute lacrosse as a varsity sport at Salem High School.
GETTING TO KNOW MEGHAN Nickname: Meg Favorite TV show: Nip/Tuck Favorite sports movie: Love and Basketball Favorite website: youtube.com Favorite ice cream flavor: Oreo cookie Second home on campus: Boyden Favorite day of the week: Saturday Favorite place to eat in Amherst: The Hanger Favorite UMass athletic (non-women's lacrosse playing) moment: UNH vs. UMass football game (Quarterfinals) Favorite lacrosse moment: When we went to A-10s Favorite place to play: Richmond Favorite road trip: To Philly Dream job: Event Planner Something nobody knows about me... Still sleeping with my baby blanket and I always will. When I'm not playing lacrosse, I am... relaxing and hanging out with friends
Goals: 5 vs. Richmond (4/3/09)
Assists: 4 vs. George Washington (4/5/09)
Points: 7 vs. George Washington (4/5/09)
Groundballs: 5 at Albany (3/11/06)
Caused Turnovers: 3 at Albany (3/11/06); vs. St. Joe's (4/10/05); vs. La Salle (4/8/05)
Draw Controls: 12 at La Salle (3/27/09); vs. Saint Joseph's (4/26/09)
Multi-Goal Games: 14; Hat Tricks: 9; Multi-Point Games: 22