Megan

Hept

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Goalkeeper
Height: 5'8"
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Chesapeake, Va.
High School: Hickory

Bio

2014: Started in 18 games in goal for the Monarchs ... Recorded a 1.56 goals-against average that ranked second in the Big East ... Goals-against average also ranked 19th in the country ... Notched 56 saves and five solo shutouts ... Ranked second in the conference in shutouts, third in save percentage (.667) and fifth in the conference in saves ... Named Big East Defensive Player of the Week (10/6) ... Notched a season-high seven saves against Wake Forest (9/5) and Maryland (10/5). 

2013: NFHCA All-South Region Second Team ... Big East Defensive Player of the Week ... Started in all 21 games ... Recorded nine saves against Connecticut (10/25), eight saves against Maryland (9/6), seven saves against Virginia (9/8), North Carolina (9/13) and Maryland (10/20) ... 1.75 GAAvg and 88 saves on the season ... Finished second in the conference in goals against average (14th nationally), fourth in save percentage and second in shutouts ... Recorded eight shutouts, including five straight from 9/29-10/18 ... Competed at the U.S. U-21 National Championship in June in Norfolk.

2012:
Did not see action ... Named to NFHCA National Academic Squad.

2011: Redshirted. Did not see action ... Named to NFHCA National Academic Squad.

Prior to Old Dominion: Four-year member of the Hickory varsity field hockey team ... Was selected as team captain and Most Valuable Player for both her junior and senior seasons ... Named First Team All-District, All-Region and All-State after her senior year ... Was an All-Tidewater, All-Regional and All-District performer.

Personal: Born November 26, 1992 ... Daughter of George and Wendy Hept ... Has a younger sister, Miranda (15) ... Spent parts of her summer coaching field hockey, dealing primarily with goalkeepers at Hickory Middle Schoo l... Was born on Thanksgiving.

Career Game Highs:
Saves: 9 (Oct. 25, 2013 vs. Connecticut)
Shutouts: 8 (2013)

Career Totals: 
GAA: 1.45
Saves: 144
Save Percentage: .709
Shutouts: 13

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