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23 Megan Harris
Megan  Harris

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Knoxville, Tenn.

High School:
Farragut

Height:
5-11

Position:
1B

B/T:
R/R

07/15/2015

Virginia Has 314 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized

06/23/2015

Harris Named to All-ACC Academic Softball Team

Virginia outfielder honored for second time

04/26/2015

Cavaliers Fall in Season Finale at Syracuse

Harris hits two-run home run in final game

04/15/2015

Virginia Earns Two Walk-Off Wins Over Longwood

Velk hits two home runs in final home game

04/12/2015

Virginia Falls 6-0 to NC State on Senior Day

Cavaliers conclude home ACC schedule

03/07/2015

Softball vs. Georgia Tech (by Matt Riley)

Softball vs. Georgia Tech (by Matt Riley)

2015 (SENIOR SEASON)
• All-ACC Academic Team member
• Played in 47 games, starting 42
• Set career highs for home runs (5), triples (5), extra-base hits (14) and slugging percentage (.508)
• Hit .263 with 31 hits, 18 runs scored and 21 RBI
• Recorded six multi-hit games and five multi-RBI contests
• Hit a home run in final at-bat of her career
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2014 (JUNIOR SEASON)
• Started all 51 games at first base
• Had six multi-hit games and five multi-RBI games
• Tied a career high with three RBI against Fresno State and George Mason
• Also recorded three hits in two contests
• Posted a .994 fielding percentage with only two errors in 324 chances
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2013 (SOPHOMORE SEASON)
• Named to All-ACC Academic Team
• Started all 49 games, splitting time at first base, second base, third base and outfield
• Was second on team with 39 hits and third on team with .267 average and 22 RBI
• Had nine multi-hit games and six multi-RBI games
• Went 2-for-3 with 3 RBI against George Mason
• Earned three four-game hitting streaks
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2012 (FRESHMAN SEASON)
• Started 22 games in right field after classmate Heidi Velk sufferered a hand injury
• Made six additional starts as the designated player and three at third base
• Went 2-for-3 with a double in final ACC game vs. NC State (April 29)

FARRAGUT HIGH SCHOOL
• Two-time first team all-state
• Three-time PrepXtra first team all-region
• Four-time all-league and all-district
• 2008 Farragut Rookie of the Year
• Hit .619 with a 1.196 slugging percentage as a senior
• Honor Roll member
• Received the 2010-11 Peer Tutoring Award

TRAVEL BALL
• Played for the New Jersey Intensity

PERSONAL
• Daughter of Matthew and Linda Harris
• Has three older sisters: Jennifer, Katie and Stephanie
• Sister, Stephanie, is a senior on the Virginia softball team
• Danced for 10 years
• Enjoys tubing and country music
• Majoring in special education

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