Alyssa Mealey
Alyssa Mealey

Player Profile

Bensalem, Pa.

High School:
Villa Joseph Marie




On Mealey: Strong, determined athlete ... consistent performer on bars for the past two years ... emerged last year as a great floor competitor.

2002: Qualified as an individual floor exercise competitor for the NCAA Southeast Regional meet … earned All-EAGL first team honors for the floor exercise … earned all-EAGL second team honors for the uneven bars … competed in every meet on the uneven bars, balance beam and floor exercise … placed first on the floor exercise at Rutgers on Feb. 23 … finished the regular season as the Terps’ most consistent floor exercise competitor and one of the most consistent uneven bars competitors … named to EAGL All-Academic team for the fourth consecutive year.

2001: Named to All-EAGL second team for uneven bars for second consecutive year ... earned conference all-academic honors for third consecutive year ... competed in all 11 of the Terps' regular season meets and both post-season meets on the uneven bars and the floor exercise ... earned a season-high 9.8 on floor three times, on Feb. 8, March 11 and March 24 ... earned a season-high 9.875 on bars on March 11.

2000: Named to All-EAGL second team for uneven bars … competed on bars in every regular season meet … competed on floor in every regular season meet except one … scored a career-high 9.9 on bars against Temple on March 10 … earned a career-high 9.825 on floor exercise against Western Michigan and James Madison on March 2 then again at the EAGL Championships on March 18 … named to EAGL All-Academic team … placed second on bars once on Jan. 8 against Towson … placed third on bars three times -- Feb. 4 at the Governor’s Cup at Towson, Feb. 7 at Gorge Washington, and March 10 against Temple.

1999: Competed in all 13 of Maryland’s meets on bars … registered a career-high score of 9.8 three times, on March 6 at the Wolfpack Invitational, on March 13 against Rhode Island, George Washington, and then-No. 15 Florida, and on March 27 at the EAGL Championships … in the Terps’ nine final meets she recorded a score of 9.7 or better six times … scored a career-high 9.8 at the EAGL Championships to finish in a tie for 15th place … registered a score of 9.675 at the NCAA Southeast Region Championships … named to EAGL All-Academic Team.

Personal: Alyssa D. Mealey … born Oct. 19, 1980 … daughter of Andrea and Kenneth Mealey … chose Maryland over NC State, Illinois and Missouri … made the honor roll all four years in high school … twin sister, Lisa, is also a member of Maryland gymnastics team … has one brother, Kevin … majoring in kinesiology.

2002 Season Highs:
Uneven Bars – 9.875
Balance Beam – 9.825
Floor Exercise – 9.925

Career Highs:
Uneven Bars – 9.900
Balance Beam – 9.825
Floor Exercise – 9.925