Meghan  Flynn

1Meghan Flynn

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Arlington, Va.

High School:
Yorktown

Height:
5-8

Position:
F/D

CAREER HIGHS

  • Points: 3 vs. Mississippi State (10/20/16)
  • Goals: 1, 4x, last vs. No. 11 Auburn (11/2/16)
  • Assists: 1, 4x, last vs. Mississippi State (10/20/16)
  • Shots: 4 vs. Kentucky (10/25/15)
  • SOG: 2, 4x, last vs. No. 11 Auburn (11/2/16)
  • Minutes: 90, 5x, last at No. 13 Auburn (10/27/16)

AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2016)

  • Started 13 games and played a full 90 minutes in five of them
  • Set career highs with three assists and seven points
  • Scored second goal of the year in loss to No. 11 Auburn in SEC Tournament quarterfinals (11/2)
  • Scored game-winning goal & added an assist for a career best three points in 3-0 win vs. Mississippi State (10/20)
  • Assisted on Carlyn Baldwin's game-winning goal in 3-1 win at LSU (10/6)
  • Had two shots on goal in 2-1 win vs. Indiana State (10/2)
  • Recorded second-career assist in loss at No. 10 BYU (9/2)

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2015)

  • Played in every game, starting two and averaging 48.17 minutes per game, in the 2015 season; scored two goals and assisted on another
  • Scored on a shot from 25 yards out, finding the upper right corner, and shot four times in a career-high 82 minutes vs. Kentucky (10/25)
  • Scored first-career goal in loss to No. 12 Florida (10/9)
  • Recorded one shot-on-goal in 52 minutes vs. Murray State (9/6)
  • Assisted her first collegiate goal on Anna McClung's goal in 48 minutes of action vs. Navy (9/4)
  • Posted two shots-on-goal in 63 minutes at No. 7 Virginia Tech (8/30)
  • Played 37 minutes vs. Georgia Southern (8/23)
  • Donned the orange and white for the first time in 51 minutes of the season opener vs. Lipscomb (8/21)

AS A FRESHMAN (2014)

  • Redshirted

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB

  • Helped lead Yorktown High School to three-straight National District titles from 2011-13
  • Enjoyed prolific scoring season as a junior in 2013 (season in the spring), posting 30 goals and 18 assists and earning the National District Player of the Year and Washington Post All-Met First Team, All-Northern Region First Team, Virginia All-State Second Team and National District First Team honors
  • Totaled 54 goals and 31 assists through the first three years of high school career
  • Was also an accomplished track athlete, qualifying for state competition in the high jump in 2013
  • Played club soccer for McLean u18 ECNL
  • Along with future teammate Gracie DeGooyer, she was voted as one of eleven "Standout Performers" at the 2013 Mid-Atlantic ECNL PDP Event.

PERSONAL

  • Majoring in Biology with a minor in Philosophy
  • Chose Tennessee over Virginia, Villanova and Miami (Fla.)
  • Was a four-year honor roll student and National Honor Society member in high school
  • Says her father has been her biggest sports influence as he motivates her to work hard and continue to improve her game. He has always supported her and invests a lot of his time to help her develop her skills.
  • Models her game after Alex Morgan
  • Favorite athlete is Tom Brady and favorite actor is Mark Wahlberg
  • Favorite musicians include Beyonce, Bruce Springsteen and Dierks Bentley
  • Parents are Chris and Debby Flynn
  • Has two younger sisters, Lauren and Moira
  • Meghan A. Flynn was born on March 10, 1996, in Arlington, Va.
  • Recipient of the Georgia Willi Roussin & Robert W. Roussin Scholarship Endowment
 

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