Sophomore Goalkeeper Impressive in Classroom and on the Pitch
Sophomore Goalkeeper Registered Two Shutouts
Meyer Tackles New Roles on the Pitch and in the Classroom
Wildcats Open 31st Year of Varsity Soccer on August 23rd vs. Radford
Awards: Named the BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 20, 2014).
Career: Earned the starting goalkeeper role during her junior season… Started in 18 games and has made 19 appearances for a total of 1704:19 in goal ... Made 92 saves while allowing 24 goals for a .793 save percentage and a 1.27 goals-against average ... Owns a career 5-10-4 record with seven shutouts… Ranks first all-time at Villanova averaging 4.84 saves per game.
2014: Earned the starting role as a junior and made 18 starts while appearing in all 19 contests… Logged 1704:19 in net… Registered a 1.27 goals against average and a .793 save percentage with 92 saves and 24 goals allowed... Ranked third in the BIG EAST with 92 saves, third with 4.84 saves per game, tied for second with seven shutouts and was second averaging 0.37 shutouts per game… Tallied a career-high nine saves vs. Virginia (Aug. 31) and matched that effort with nine saves vs. DePaul (Oct. 5)… Registered a 5-10-4 record with seven shutouts for the season while facing an average of 16.9 shots per game… Made at least five saves in eight of 19 games on the season. BIG EAST: Started in all nine conference contests and played 850:36 minutes in net versus league opponents… Posted a .865 save percentage and a 0.74 goals against average in conference action… Made 45 saves and allowed just seven goals against BIG EAST opponents… Recorded a 3-4-2 record with four shutouts… Registered at least five saves in four out of nine games against league opponents… Ranked second with a 0.74 goals against average, first with a .865 save percentage, third with 45 saves, third averaging 5.00 saves per game, tied for second with four shutouts and averaged 0.44 shutouts per game in league action.BIG EAST Tournament: Started in the Wildcats first round game against St. John’s which resulted in a 2-0 loss to conclude the 2014 season.
2013: Did not see action.
Club Team and ODP Experience: Member of the Eastern New York ODP system from 2005-2010... Named to the 2008 Region 1 ODP Pool... Played club soccer for Massapequa Elite from 2004-2012, serving as a team captain... Earned the 2008 New York State Championship.
Massapequa: Earned five varsity letters under Head Coach Bruce Stegner, serving as a two-time captain... Earned Nassau County All-Classification honors in 2012 and 2011... Selected as the 2012 Senior Scholar-Athlete... Named the 2010 Outstanding Goalkeeper for the NYS High School State Tournament... Helped Massapequa earn the 2010 New York High School State Championship... Also lettered in Winter Track and Field.
Personal: Born January 25th, 1995 in Nyack, N.Y... Parents are Peter and Lauren Meyer... Siblings are Peter and Kelly... Father, Peter, played lacrosse at SUNY Cortland... Enrolled as a Chemical Engineering major in the College of Engineering.