#11 Meghan Ryan
Continues to improve her all-around game after walking on to the team as a freshman in 2007 … gives the Irish depth at the midfield/attack position … has impressed coaching staff with her outstanding work ethic … very athletic player who can cover the field with her running ability … has shown the ability to make plays in the midfield … will look to break into the regular rotation at midfield this season … three-sport athlete in high school … lone Connecticut native on the 2008 roster.
AS A FRESHMAN: Did not see action in any games during the 2007 season.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Earned four letters in soccer and three each in basketball and lacrosse at New Canaan High School … midfielder on two Connecticut State Championship teams in soccer (2002 and 2004) … served as team captain on all three teams as a senior … two-time all-FCIAC selection as a junior and senior in soccer and three-time selection in lacrosse … selected all-state as a junior and senior in lacrosse … had 57 goals and 38 assists for 95 points as a senior … in three lacrosse seasons, accumulated 95 goals and 68 assists for 163 points … was selected Top 25 Connecticut Super Juniors in lacrosse … was academic all-state in basketball as a senior and and `06 Pepsi Scholar-Athlete in basketball … full name is Meghan Kathleen Ryan … daughter of Mark and Linda Ryan … has one brother, Brendan, who is a senior at Notre Dame … born Apr. 14, 1988 in Norwalk, Conn. … Business major in the Mendoza College of Business.
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