10 Katherine McVeagh
10 Katherine McVeagh
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Flourtown, Pa.
High School: Springfield Township
Position: M/F
Major: Strategic Communication - Public Relations
g 4
a 1
p 9
sh % .444
gw 0
ds 0
  • Played in 71 games in her career at Scranton, making 57 starts
  • Started 54 straight games for the Royals from the beginning of her sophomore season to the end of her senior campaign
  • Is in a tie for 16th all-time in career assists with 12
  • Totaled 26 points on four goals and 12 helpers in her career at Scranton

Senior Year (2018)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Team captain
  • Played and started in all 19 games the Royals played in in her final season in the program
  • Scored four goals and added an assist for a season point total of nine
  • Took nine shots, six of which were on goal for a shots of goal percentage of .667
  • Royals went 3-1 in games she scored in, tallying scored against King's (Sept. 13), Marywood (Sept. 18), and at Drew (Oct. 10)
  • Fourth and final goal of the season was Royals' lone score at Elizabethtown on Oct. 13
  • Lone assist on the season came in Scranton's 3-1 win over Moravian on Oct. 6

Junior Year (2017)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Started all 18 games on the season for the Royals
  • Recorded two assists on the year, dishing out helpers at King's on September 14 and against Juniata on October 14
  • Placed nine of 13 shot attempts on goal for the season for a .692 shots on goal percentage

Sophomore Year (2016)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Played and started in all 17 matches on the year for the Royals in her second year in the program
  • Scored her lone goal of the year at Albright on Oct. 7, but added a team-high seven assists throughout the season
  • Had two assists in Scranton's 3-0 win over Keystone on Sept. 3 at Fitzpatrick Field
  • Posted an assist in the Royals' 2-0 win at Misericordia on Sept. 13 on the road
  • Took 16 shots from the field on the year, eight of which were on goal

Freshman Year (2015)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Played in 17 games in her first season in the program, starting three matches in the midfield.
  • Scored her first career goal against King's on Sept. 13, as Scranton went on to collect a 3-1 win on the road.
  • Added her second goal against Albright on Oct. 6. The score was the go-ahead goal in a 2-0 victory for the Royals.
  • Recorded two assists (one against Misericordia on Sept. 16 and another at Moravian on Oct. 25) to push her point total for the year to six.
  • Scored two goals on three shots. Both shots she took on goal were goals.

Awards/Honors

  • ZAG Field Hockey/NFHCA Division III Scholar of Distinction Award (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
  • Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA National Academic Squad (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
  • Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (2016, 2017, 2018)
  • Landmark Conference Fall All-Sportsmanship Team (2018)

High School/Personal

  • Earned three varsity letters in field hock at Springfield Township High School. Also played the sport year-round for the Philly Hockey Club.
  • Was a Suburban One All-League selection in both 2013 and 2014. Served as team captain in her senior season of 2014.
  • Helped Springfield Township capture the Bicentennial Athletic League Championship in 2011, as the team went undefeated.
  • Also helped Philly Hockey Club win National Indoor Tournament Pool title in 2015.
  • Was selected to the National Field Hockey Academic Team in 2014. Also earned Scholar Athlete honors after Junior and Senior seasons.
  • Served as Springfield Township's Class of 2015 President all four years of high school.
  • Was a member of the National Honors Society and German National Honors Society, earned Highest honor roll all four years of high school and received the AP Scholar Award.
  • Earned the Comcast Leaders and Achievers Award, and STHS Alumni Leadership Award.
  • Daughter of Bill and Melanie McVeagh.
  • Her father is a graduate of Catholic University and her mom graduated from both Shippensburg University and Arcadia University.
  • Has two siblings - Igor and Sasha.
  • Brother Igor attends Slippery Rock University, where he plays on the men's soccer team.
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 19 7
Games started 19 7
Goals 4 2
Assists 1 1
Points 9 5
Shots 9 4
Shot Pct .444 .500
Game-winning goals 0 0
Defensive saves 0 0
Penalty strokes 0-0 0-0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct gw ds ps-att
Aug 31 at Muhlenberg W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 5 William Paterson W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 8 Elmira W, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 11 at Misericordia W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 13 King's (Pa.) W, 6-1 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0 0 0-0
Sep 15 at Arcadia W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 18 Marywood W, 2-0 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0 0 0-0
Sep 22 Catholic L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 25 at Wilkes W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 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 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 6 Moravian W, 3-1 1 0 1 1 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 10 at Drew W, 5-0 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0 0 0-0
Oct 13 at Elizabethtown L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0 0 0-0
Oct 20 Susquehanna W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 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 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Nov 3 at Susquehanna L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2015-16 17 3 .12 .12 .35 .18 .667 .12 .667
2016-17 17 17 .06 .41 .53 .94 .063 .47 .500
2017-18 18 18 .00 .11 .11 .72 .000 .50 .692
2018-19 19 19 .21 .05 .47 .47 .444 .32 .667
Total 71 57 .10 .17 .37 .58 .171 .35 .610
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
2015-16 17 3 2 2 6 3 .667 2 .667 0 0 0-0
2016-17 17 17 1 7 9 16 .063 8 .500 0 0 0-0
2017-18 18 18 0 2 2 13 .000 9 .692 0 0 0-0
2018-19 19 19 4 1 9 9 .444 6 .667 0 0 0-0
Total 71 57 7 12 26 41 .171 25 .610 0 0 0-0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 19 19 .21 .05 .47 .47 .444 .32 .667
Conference 7 7 .29 .14 .71 .57 .500 .57 1.000
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 .25 .13 .63 .38 .667 .38 1.000
Away 11 11 .18 .00 .36 .55 .333 .27 .500
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 13 13 .23 .08 .54 .54 .429 .38 .714
Losses 6 6 .17 .00 .33 .33 .500 .17 .500
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August 1 1 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
September 9 9 .22 .00 .44 .33 .667 .22 .667
October 8 8 .25 .13 .63 .63 .400 .50 .800
November 1 1 .00 .00 .00 1.00 .000 .00 .000
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
Total 19 19 4 1 9 9 .444 6 .667 0 0 0-0
Conference 7 7 2 1 5 4 .500 4 1.000 0 0 0-0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0
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Home 8 8 2 1 5 3 .667 3 1.000 0 0 0-0
Away 11 11 2 0 4 6 .333 3 .500 0 0 0-0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0
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Wins 13 13 3 1 7 7 .429 5 .714 0 0 0-0
Losses 6 6 1 0 2 2 .500 1 .500 0 0 0-0
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August 1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
September 9 9 2 0 4 3 .667 2 .667 0 0 0-0
October 8 8 2 1 5 5 .400 4 .800 0 0 0-0
November 1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0