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  Meghan Simons

Meghan Simons

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lancaster, Ohio

High School:
Bloom Carroll

Last College:
Ohio State

Height:
6-3

Position:
MB

2008 Photo Gallery

Career Honors
First-team All-MAC (2008) ... Academic All-MAC (2008).

As a Junior (2008)
First-team All-MAC ... Academic All-MAC ... Ranked fourth in the MAC with a .323 hitting percentage, the eighth-best overall mark in school history ... Also rated fifth in the league with an average of 0.98 blocks per set, tying the seventh-best single-season rally-scoring output in program history ... Her 92 blocks assists rank seventh on Ohio's single-season rally-scoring list, while her 21 block solos and 109 total blocks both tie for eighth ... Finished the year with 164 block assists and 202 total blocks at Ohio, both of which rank eighth in the rally-scoring era ... Led the Bobcats in blocks on 15 occasions ... Posted 10 kills on .421 hitting in the sweep of Ball State in the quarterfinals of the MAC Tournament ... Came up with 10 kills and shared match-high honors with seven blocks in the home win over Bowling Green ... Piled up 13 kills on .370 hitting and led all players with a season-high nine total blocks in the crucial home win over Miami ... Registered a career-high 14 kills on .591 hitting and shared match-high honors with eight total rejections in the victory at Buffalo ... Ripped nine kills on a season-high .625 hitting in the road sweep of Ball State ... Pounded out 10 kills on .529 hitting in the road sweep of Kent State ... Ripped 13 kills on .476 hitting at Bowling Green ... Led all players with 11 kills on .529 hitting in the sweep of No. 14 Middle Tennessee State ... Led Ohio with 10 kills on a blistering .600 hitting versus No. 6 UCLA.

As a Sophomore (2007)
Finished fourth in the conference in hitting percentage in MAC contests (.347) ... Ranked third on the team with 72 total blocks ... Ripped off 10 kills against Purdue in the first round of the NCAA Championship ... Posted a career-high 13 kills versus Northern Ilinois in the first round of the MAC Tournament ... Recorded a season-high three digs in the win at Bowling Green ... Had nine kills on a career-best .667 hitting in the home defeat of Buffalo ... Exploded for a career-high 11 total blocks in the win at Denver ... Handed out a career-best three assists in the victory over No. 12 San Diego.

As a Freshman (2006)
Played in 11 matches and 31 games in one season at Ohio State ... Totaled 31 kills on a .433 hitting clip ... Averaged 1.68 kills and 2.15 points per game.

Prior to Ohio
Played three sports at Bloom Carroll, while also graduating with honors ... A Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 selection in 2006 ... Earned second-team Mizuno/Volleyball Magazine All-America accolades in both 2005 and 2006 ... A first-team All-Ohio pick in 2005, as well as a three-time all-district and All-Mid-State League honoree ... Named district player of the year in 2005 after leading Bloom Carroll to league and district titles ... Attended the 2003 USA A2 camp ... Owns the school high jump record (5-4).

Personal
Born July 17, 1988 ... Daughter of William and Melissa Simons ... Has a brother, William, and a sister, Kelsea ... A communication studies major.