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Megan Pollard
Megan Pollard

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Naperville Central

Height:
5-8

Position:
DS/L


Junior Season (2008): Appeared in all 36 matches and played in 130 games... Finished second on the team in digs with 312... Ranked third on the team in service aces with 40, averaging 0.31 aces per game... Recorded double-digit digs in 12 matches, including a season-high 23 against Virginia Tech (Aug. 30)... Had a season-high six service aces in the win against South Carolina State (Oct. 14)... Had 21 digs at Winthrop (Nov. 11)... Against Lamar (Sept. 5), registered 15 digs and followed it up with a 14-dig performance against Wichita State (Sept. 5)...

Sophomore Season (2007):
Appeared in 31 matches and 112 games... Totaled 322 digs and 33 aces... Had a team-best 17 service aces against Big South opponents, averaging a conference second-best 0.40 aces per game... Registered a season-best three service aces on four different occasions... Recorded double-digit digs in 15 matches, including a season best 21 against UNC Greensboro (Sept. 8) and Charleston Southern (Sept. 9)...

Freshman Season (2006): Played in 25 matches... Totaled 358 digs, which was second on the team, before suffering a season-ending injury... Ranked eighth overall in the Big South with 4.07 digs per game... Her 5.14 digs per game against Big South opponents ranked sixth in the conference... Recorded 10 or more digs in 16 matches, including six with 20 or more... Had a career-high 36 digs at Birmingham-Southern (Oct. 15)...

High School: Three-time letterwinner from Naperville... Named to the All-Academic team her sophomore, junior and senior years... Team won the Illinois State Championship her senior year... Named Second Team Chicago Sun Time senior year... Played for the Sports Performance Club team... Team finished fifth at the Nationals... Club team also finished first at the Minneapolis Qualifiers in 2006...

Personal: Full name: Megan Ann Pollard... Daughter of John and Diane Pollard... Twin sister Sarah plays volleyball at Northwood University in Michigan... Early Childhood Education major.