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Meghan O'Leary
Meghan O'Leary

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Baton Rouge, La.

High School:
Episcopal

Position:
Outside Hitter/Middle

Club:
Volleyball Baton Rouge



"Meghan is a tremendous athlete who has just recently begun to focus solely on volleyball. I have no doubt that with just a little bit of time in our gym she will become a very strong volleyball player." - Melissa Aldrich Shelton

2003--Missed a portion of the season with injuries ... appeared in five matches and eight games as a first-year ... hit .250 with four kills in eight attempts ... made collegiate debut against William & Mary on September 16 ... tallied two kills against High Point (9/19) ... posted one kill, one dig and one block assist vs. Gardner-Webb (9/20) ... named to the 2003-2004 ACC Academic Honor Roll.

High School--A national winner of the 2002 Wendy's High School Heisman ... a four-year letterwinner in volleyball and basketball ... won six varsity letters in softball ... a three-time All-State performer in volleyball ... The Advocate Star of Stars Volleyball standout in 2002 ... a three-time 7-2A First Team All-District pick and District MVP in 2002 ... 2002 All-Metro MVP ... holds Episcopal's softball school records for career strikeouts, strikeouts in a game and career batting average ... a four-time 2A All-State pick in softball (a two-time honorable mention selection as well) ... a six-time 7-2A All-District honoree and a Louisiana All-Star in 2003 ... a Louisiana Basketball Coaches Association First-Team All-State selection in 2002-2003 and 2001-2002 ... holds school record with 2,488 career points ... a McDonald's All-American ... named 7-2A All-District and All-Metro three times ... selected as the 2002 Nokia Sugar Bowl Louisiana Prep Athlete of the Year as well as the Advocate Louisiana "Star of Stars" and Episcopal High School Female Athlete of the Year in 2002 ... co-valedictorian ... recipient of the Webster's Cup which is the highest honor given to a graduating senior ... Trustee's Award given for the highest GPA ... Penniman Scholar as top English student ... Headmaster's List all four year for an A average ... Scholar-Athlete Award and named in Who's Who Among American High School Students.

Personal--Daughter of Kathy and Dan O'Leary ... born 8/24/84 in Tulsa, Okla. ... father played basketball at the University of Tulsa ... has a twin brother, Jon, who is a sophomore at DePaul ... older brother, Bryan, is an officer in the Navy ... a Jefferson Scholar at UVa ... enjoys working out and listening to music ... played on UVa's intramural basketball championship team.

Why Meghan chose UVa-- "A perfect fit of both great academics and athletics."

O'Leary's Career Statistics

Year MP/GP ATT K E Pct. K/Gm Ast. SA Digs BS BA TB
2003 5/8 8 4 2 .250 0.50 0 0 1 0 1 1
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