Crusaders Volleyball BIO
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Megan Lynch
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Megan Lynch 2289424
Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 5'9"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mendham, N.J.
High School: Mendham

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2009: Started inall 29 matches and played all 105 sets…earned second teamAll-Patriot League honors to become the first Crusader freshman toreceive All-Patriot League accolades...named the Patriot LeagueRookie of the Week twice (9/28 & 11/9) as she became only thesecond Crusader to earn that award...named to the Sacred HeartInvitational All-Tournament team (9/5)...was the AT&T Crusaderof the Week (10/12)…had 371 kills for the second most atHoly Cross for a single-season and the most ever by afreshman…ranked second in the league in kills and kills perset (3.53)...posted double-digit kills 20 times, while she eitherled the team or tied for the team-lead for kills in 25 out of the29 matches…ranked second on the team with 233 digs and 2.22digs per set…had 23 kills and 19 digs at Brown(9/19)…had 22 kills and nine digs at Harvard(9/22)…tallied 20 kills against Colgate(9/25)…recorded 21 kills and 17 digs against Army(10/13)…had 23 kills against Bucknell (10/23) as the teamwon 3-1...member of the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsityvolleyball team at Mendham H.S. for coach Bob Acker...seniorcaptain...earned 2006, 2007 and 2008 first team All-Iron-HillsConference accolades...named the 2008 Daily Record All-Area Playerof the Year...earned 2008 PrepVolleyball.com “HighestHonorable Mention” All-America honors...member of the 2008Star-Ledger All-State first team, while she was a member of the2007 All-State second team...earned 2007 and 2008 Star-Ledger firstteam All-State-Group 3 accolades, and 2006 second team honors...setthe school record for career kills with 875 and the record forcareer aces with 141...set the single-season kills record with 375(2008)...team won the 2008 conference and county championships, andmade it to the state semifinals...team was a 2007 statesemifinalist and was the 2005 conference champions...also a memberof the 2009 TCA club team and the 2006-2008 Atlantic Valley clubteams...team competed at the 2006 Junior Olympics...Latin Club VicePresident...member of National Honor Society...earned three-timeSilver Medalist national Latin honors...volunteered with ProjectsAbroad Care and Community in Ghana (2008).

Personal: Daughter of Peter and BarbaraLynch...her father was a member of the football team atCornell...has one brother (Timmy)...her uncle Tom Lynch (Class of1969), cousin Brian Lynch (Class of 1996) and cousin Katie Lynch(Class of 2001) all graduated from Holy Cross...cousin Brian was amember of the Holy Cross men’s lacrosse team...cousin Katieplayed on the Holy Cross volleyball team as she holds theprogram’s single-season digs record with 430 (1999) and thesingle-season digs per game record with 4.57 (1999)...a Psychologymajor.

Lynch's CareerStatistics

Year Sets Played Kills Assists Digs Blocks Aces
2009 105 371 11 233 21 21


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