On Mealey: One of Maryland's strongest competitors on bars since 1999 ... became a force on floor and vault in 2000 ... determined team member who continuously aspires to succeed.
2002: Qualified as an alternate for NCAA Nationals by earning a 39.150 in the all-around at the NCAA Southeast Regional meet … qualified as an individual all-around competitor for the NCAA Southeast Regional meet by earning a 39.375 to place fifth in the all-around at the EAGL Championships … earned all-EAGL first team honors for the vault, uneven bars and the all-around … earned all-EAGL second team honors for the floor exercise … earned a career-high 39.400 in the all-around on Jan. 25 against George Washington … claimed three vault titles, five uneven bars titles, on floor exercise title, and three all-around titles … named to EAGL All-Academic team for fourth consecutive year … maintained a top-25 ranking in the all-around for seven out of the 11 weeks of the regular season … ranked as high as No. 11 in the all-around (Jan. 28) … finished the regular season No. 25 on the uneven bars.
2001: Finished seventh in the all-around at the Southeast Regional meet to qualify as an alternate for NCAA nationals ... competed in all 11 of Maryland's regular season meets and both post-season meets ... competed in the all-around in every meet except one ... posted career-highs in every event over the course of the season ... earned a career-high 9.8 on vault at the Southeast Regional meet on April 7 ... enjoyed her best meet of her career on March 3 against then-No. 11 Penn State, earning a career-high 9.925 on the uneven bars, a career-high 9.825 on the balance beam, a career-high 9.875 on the floor exercise, and a career-high 39.375 in the all-around ... earned a career-high of 9.825 on beam three times, on Feb. 3, March 3 and March 9 ... placed first on bars six times, including three consecutive meets to close the regular season on March 11, March 16 and March 19 ... placed first on floor once ... placed first in the all-around three times, including her second meet as an all-around competitor on Jan. 20 at Rhode Island ... All-EAGL second-team selection for uneven bars and the all-around ... named to EAGL All-Academic team for the third consecutive year.
2000: Competed in 11 of Maryland's 12 regular season meets on bars … competed in 10 regular season meets on floor … competed five times on vault … earned a career-high 9.85 on bars on Jan. 28 against Radford … earned a career-high 9.85 on floor against Temple on March 10 … earned a career-high 9.675 on vault twice, first on Feb. 4 at the Governor's Cup at Towson and then on Feb. 12 at New Hampshire with Bowling Green and George Washington … placed second on bars twice, first on Jan. 28 against Radford and then on Jan. 30 at Radford … placed third on bars once on Feb. 16 at Temple … placed third on floor on Jan. 28 against Radford.
1999: Competed in 12 of Maryland's 13 meets on bars … recorded a career-high 9.85 three times, on Feb. 17 against George Washington, on March 13 against Rhode Island, George Washington and then-No. 15 Florida, and on March 27 at the EAGL Championships … posted a score of 9.725 or better in 11 of the Terps' meets … won the bars competition twice, on Feb. 17 against George Washington and on Jan. 23 at the George Washington Invitational … registered two third-place finishes and one fourth-place finish on bars during the season … scored a career-high 9.85 at the EAGL Championships to finish fifth … scored a 9.7 at the NCAA Southeast Region Championships, placing in a tie for 17th place … named to EAGL All-Academic Team.
Personal: Lisa Marie Mealey … born Oct. 19, 1980 … daughter of Andrea and Kenneth Mealey … member of honor roll every year in high school … chose Maryland over NC State, Illinois and Missouri … twin sister, Alyssa, is also a member of the Maryland gymnastics team … has one brother, Kevin (10) … majoring in kinesiology.
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