11 Megan Gallagher
11 Megan Gallagher
Height: 5-4
Year: So.
Hometown: Thorndale, Pa.
High School: Bishop Shanahan
Position: M/F
Major: Exercise Science
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a 7
p 17
sh % .156
gw 3
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  • Has been named to the All-Landmark Conference team in each of her first two seasons in the program, earnig First Team accolades in 2018
  • Also earned All-Region Second Team honors as a sophomore
  • Tied for the second most assists in a single-season in program history as a freshman

Sophomore Year (2018)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Started and played in 16 games on the season, on her way to earning both All-Landmark Conference First Team and All-South Atlantic Region Second team accolades
  • Ended the year third on the team in offense, finshing with 16 total points (five goals, six assists)
  • Scranton went unbeaten in games she scored a goal in, going 4-0 overall
  • In the Royals' first game of the year, she scored both goals in a 2-1 Scranton victory over Muhlenberg on Aug. 31 at home
  • Scored the lone goal in the Royals' 1-0 win at Catholic in the Landmark Conference Semifinals, lifting Scranton to the Landmark championship match for the first time since 2013
  • Other goals came in victories over Misericorida (2-0 on Sept. 11) and at Wilkes (3-1 on Sept. 25)
  • Had a career-best three assists in the Royals' 6-1 win over King's on Sept. 13
  • Fired 32 shots from the field ont he year, 24 of which were on goal (both marks were the third highest on the team)
  • Posted a .750 shots on goal percentage for the season

Freshman Year (2017)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Started all 18 games during her rookie season for the Royals
  • Earned All-Landmark Conference Second Team honors
  • Led team with eight assists which is tied for the second most in a single season in program history
  • Ranked third on the team in scoring with 16 points on four goals and the eight helpers
  • Netted two game-winning goals, scoring the deciding tallies against King's on September 14 and at Marywood on September 19
  • Scored first collegiate goal in a win at Elmira on September 2 and followed with another tally in her next contest against William Patterson on September 6
  • Had a goal an an assist in a 2-1 victory at Marywood on September 19
  • Recorded two assists in a win at Susquehanna on October 7
  • Placed 19 of 27 shots attempts on goal for a .704 shots on goal percentage for the season

Honors/Awards

  • Longstreth/NFHCA All-South Atlantic Region Second Team (2018)
  • All-Landmark Conference First Team (2018)
  • All-Landmark Conference Second Team (2017)
  • Landmark Conference Offensive Athlete of the Week (Sep. 4, 2018; Sep. 17, 2018)
  • University of Scranton Athlete of the Week (Nov. 5, 2018)
  • Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA National Academic Squad (2018)

High School/Personal

  • Prepped at Bishop Shanahan High School, where she lettered three years in field hockey
  • Was an All-Chesmont League Second Team selection in the midfield in 2016
  • Also earned four letters in track & field at Bishop Shanahan, where she earned four letters and was a Chesmont Championships medalist from 2013 through 2016
  • The daughter of Geoffrey and Colleen Gallagher
  • Both parents are alums of the University of Scranton
  • Has two younger brothers: Patrick and Brendan 
Recent Games
Oct 13 at Elizabethtown L, 2-1
Oct 20 Susquehanna W, 3-2
Oct 24 No. 6 Vassar L, 5-0
Oct 27 at Juniata L, 2-1
Oct 31 at Catholic W, 1-0
Nov 3 at Susquehanna L, 2-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 4
Games started 16 4
Goals 5 0
Assists 7 1
Points 17 1
Shots 32 9
Shot Pct .156 .000
Game-winning goals 3 0
Defensive saves 0 0
Penalty strokes 0-1 0-0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct gw ds ps-att
Aug 31 at Muhlenberg W, 2-1 1 2 0 4 3 .667 1 0 0-0
Sep 5 William Paterson W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 8 Elmira W, 4-0 1 0 1 1 7 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 11 at Misericordia W, 2-0 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0 0 0-0
Sep 13 King's (Pa.) W, 6-1 1 0 4 4 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 15 at Arcadia W, 1-0 1 0 1 1 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 18 Marywood W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0 0 0-1
Sep 22 Catholic L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 5 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 25 at Wilkes W, 3-1 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 1 0 0-0
Sep 29 at Goucher W, 6-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 3 at Albright L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 6 Moravian W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 at Drew W, 5-0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Elizabethtown L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Susquehanna W, 3-2 1 0 1 1 4 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 24 No. 6 Vassar L, 5-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 27 at Juniata L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 31 at Catholic W, 1-0 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 1 0 0-0
Nov 3 at Susquehanna L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2017-18 18 18 .22 .44 .89 1.50 .148 1.06 .704
2018-19 16 16 .31 .44 1.06 2.00 .156 1.50 .750
Total 34 34 .26 .44 .97 1.74 .153 1.26 .729
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
2017-18 18 18 4 8 16 27 .148 19 .704 2 0 0-0
2018-19 16 16 5 7 17 32 .156 24 .750 3 0 0-1
Total 34 34 9 15 33 59 .153 43 .729 5 0 0-1
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 16 16 .31 .44 1.06 2.00 .156 1.50 .750
Conference 4 4 .00 .25 .25 2.25 .000 1.75 .778
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 7 .00 .86 .86 3.14 .000 2.43 .773
Away 9 9 .56 .11 1.22 1.11 .500 .78 .700
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 11 .45 .64 1.55 2.36 .192 1.73 .731
Losses 5 5 .00 .00 .00 1.20 .000 1.00 .833
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August 1 1 2.00 .00 4.00 3.00 .667 2.00 .667
September 9 9 .22 .67 1.11 2.56 .087 2.11 .826
October 5 5 .20 .20 .60 1.20 .167 .60 .500
November 1 1 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
Total 16 16 5 7 17 32 .156 24 .750 3 0 0-1
Conference 4 4 0 1 1 9 .000 7 .778 0 0 0-0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0
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Home 7 7 0 6 6 22 .000 17 .773 0 0 0-1
Away 9 9 5 1 11 10 .500 7 .700 3 0 0-0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0
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Wins 11 11 5 7 17 26 .192 19 .731 3 0 0-1
Losses 5 5 0 0 0 6 .000 5 .833 0 0 0-0
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August 1 1 2 0 4 3 .667 2 .667 1 0 0-0
September 9 9 2 6 10 23 .087 19 .826 1 0 0-1
October 5 5 1 1 3 6 .167 3 .500 1 0 0-0
November 1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0