Meg McNamara
Meg McNamara

Player Profile

E. Northport, NY

High School:
Northport HS




On McNamara: A 40-game starter for her career … is coming off of her best season as a collegian … a strong offensive player who will be one of many Terrapin scoring threats … has great stick skills, determination and an ability to score, according to coaches.

2000 (Junior): Started in 19 games and played in two others … scored a career-high 28 points behind 20 goals and eight assists … had a .556 shooting percentage, best on the team among players who took at least 20 shots … scooped up 29 ground balls and caused seven opponent turnovers … scored a career-high three goals three times including in back-to-back games -- at No. 16 Syracuse (3/12) and versus No. 4 Virginia (3/14) … also notched a career-high four assists in the Syracuse game … other hat trick came against Georgetown (4/13) … had six multi-goal games.

1999 (Sophomore): Started in all 21 games … netted 13 goals and added three assists for the Terps … tallied 24 draw controls and 22 ground balls … had two-goal games against James Madison (4/3), Harvard (4/11), and Virginia (5/16) in the NCAA tournament championship game … she also scored against Syracuse (3/13), Virginia (3/16), Temple (3/30), Towson (4/7), Georgetown (4/11), William & Mary (4/21), Penn State (5/14) in the NCAA semifinals and Virginia (5/16) in the NCAA championship game.

1998 (Freshman): Saw action in 11 games … attempted eight shots on goal, connecting on five … totaled six points after scoring five goals and adding one assist … controlled five ground balls … scored goals against Syracuse, Harvard, William & Mary, Penn State and Towson … scored a career-high two points against Towson as she scored one goal and added an assist.

Prep: A graduate of Northport High School in Northport, N.Y. … a 1996 and 1997 high school All-American in lacrosse … helped lead Northport to the New York state finals two consecutive seasons.

Personal: Meghan Elizabeth McNamara was born on January 23, 1979 … daughter of Harriett and Terry McNamara … her sister, Jenny, played lacrosse at Brown … majoring in sociology.

Career Stats

Year	GP	G	A	Pts.
1998	11	5	1	6
1999	21	13	3	16
2000	21	20	8	28
Totals	53	38	12	50

Career Highs
Goals: 3 on three occasions
Assists: 4 vs. Syracuse, 3-12-00

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