Player Bio: Megan McFarland

Number: 27
Year: 11
Position: D
Hometown/School: Haverford, Pa./Episcopal Acad.
Height: 5-7

What sports did you play in High School? What honors did you earn?
varsity soccer 4 years (Golden Soccer ball for best defender in 10th grade), varsity lax 3 years (2007 US Lacrosse Women's Division High School Academic All-American 2007, Cup of 1983 Lax award for unselfish play, All Inter-ac Honorable Mention All Main-Line Second Team)

What academic honors did you earn in High school?
James B. Markoe Memorial Award, voted by class and faculty to be the most honorable and upright, the cleanest living, most unselfish and thoughtful of others, without regard to scholarship or athletics.; 2006 Esse Quam Videri Leadership Award; 2006 Colgate Book Prize best demonstrates concern for humanity, academic enthusiasm, peer leadership, strong school spirit.

What extracurricular activities do you do at Bowdoin?
Mt. Ararat Mentoring, and I work in the admissions office to help with filing.

What is your major/minor?
I intend to major in History, with minors in Education and Spanish.

Favorite TV show or movie of all time?
Three way tie between The Departed, The Lion King, and Boondock Saints

What is your go-to pump up song?
Either "Highway to Hell" or "You Shook Me All Night Long" by ACDC

Most important lesson I have learned being a part of this team?
How necessary multiple layers are for our outdoor practices!

Last summer I?
Worked at Camp Kieve as a counselor for boys aged 8-16.

One thing you want to do before you graduate?
Participate in the National Tobogganing Championship.