30 Meghan Wright
30 Meghan Wright
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Devon, Pa.
High School: Conestoga
Position: GK

2009: Played in 18 games, started 18 … Very athletic goalkeeper with the ability to make that game-saving play … Comes off her line very quickly and made numerous breakaway saves on the year … Strong punt … Continued to improve during the season and really hit her stride down the key stretch of the year and in the NEWMAC and NCAA tournaments … Had a record of 9-6 on the season … Made 83 saves with a goal-against average of 1.09 … Save percentage of .838 … Recorded five shutouts … Third in the conference in save percentage and fifth in shutouts … Only allowed 16 goals on the season, the third fewest in MIT history … Goals against average is the fourth best in a single season and five shutouts is the eighth best all-time … Made a career-high 14 saves in the NEWMAC Championship game against Springfield College on Nov. 8, 2009.

Personal: Majoring in Aerospace Engineering ... Daughter of Jay and Beth Wright ... Has a sister Alex (MIT '11) and brother Jack ... Member of MIT's women's lacrosse team...Other Sports: Ice Hockey, skiing ... Favorite Soccer Player/Athlete: Franz Beckenbauer ... Other Favorites: Rhode Island, TV show Bones, and dancing

Before MIT: High School Soccer: 3 years Varsity Conestoga High School ... 2007 & 2008 PIAA AAA Girls Soccer State Champions, 2007 District 1 Champions, 2006 & 2008 Central League Champions ... Awards: 2008 Coaches Award recipient, 2008 First team All-League, 2008 First Team All-Main Line, 2008 Second team Philadelphia region, 2008 Regional academic All-American, Captain 2007 and 2008 seasons ... Club Soccer: TEYSA Hotsocs ... Achievements: 2006 and 2007 EPYSA State Cup Finalists, 2008 EPYSA State Cup Semi-Finalists, 2009 Region I league ... Other sports: 4 year member of Ice Hockey team and Softball team