8 Meaghan Harwood
8 Meaghan Harwood
Height: 5-0
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hoosick Falls, NY
High School: Hoosick Falls
Position: F
Harwood has played in every game since her freshman year, earning a starting position in over half of the games ... Last season, Harwood finished at the second-leading scorer with 8-0-16 numbers, including a two-goal outing in Brown's 6-1 win over Columbia, a 6-0 win over Sacred Heart, and both goals in Brown's 2-1 win over Holy Cross ... Has career totals of 12-2-26 in 49 games ... Recognized by opponents as a speedy forward with amazing ability to finish off a rebound ... Unmatched quickness to chase down loose ... Before Brown: A 1999 Regional All-American, Harwood was honored as an All-New York State All-Star in 1998 and 1999 ... Led her high school squad to a league title as a senior and to the New York State Section 2, Class C Championships in both 1998 and 1999 ... Named to the New York State All-Tournament Team in 1999 ... Voted the 1998 and 1999 MVP of her team, leading the squad in both goals and assists ... Hoosick Falls Tournament All-Star in 1998 and 1999 ... Wasaren League First Team All-Star in 1998 and 1999, after earning second team honors in 1997 ... USFHA Futures Program participant in 1999 and 2000 and National Futures Tournament selection in 1999 ... USFHA Field Hockey Festival participant in 1997-1999 and USFHA National Indoor participant in 1998 and 2000 ... Three-time Empire State Games participant, earning a silver medal in 1999 ... MVP of Manchester Indoor League 1999 ... Honored as a Hoosick Falls Scholar Athlete in 1997, 1998 and 1999, as well as a Sports Foundation Scholar Athlete in 2000 ... Honored with the 2000 U.S. Army Reserve National Scholar/Athlete Award & Medal, the Margaret Frazier Scholar Athlete Award and the Harold Shapiro Award (Female Athlete of the Year) at her high school ... Personal: Daughter of James and Gail Harwood ... Concentrating in Psychology.