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Meghan Flannery
Meghan Flannery

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Whitefish Bay, Wis.

High School:
Savior Holy Angels

Height:
5-8

Position:
D

Experience:
2V

Meghan Flannery Photo Gallery

Honors and Awards:
2011: Named team's Unsung Hero ... Academic All-Big Ten
2010:
First-team All-Big Ten ... named one of CollegeSoccer360.com's Primetime Performers (10/13) ... Academic All-Big Ten
2009:
Academic All-Big Ten

2011
: Started all 20 games ... recorded three shots against Minnesota (11/2) ... attempted one shot against Illinois (10/16) ... recorded one shot against Northwestern (10/14) ... attempted one shot against Ohio State (10/2)

2010:
Started in all 20 games ... recorded an against Milwaukee ... named one of CollegeSoccer360.com's Primetime Performers and named first team All-Big Ten for the first time in her collegiate career ... helped the team advance to the second round in the 2010 NCAA tournament.

2009:
Started in all 22 games ... scored two goals, both made on her own corner kick ... second on the team with four assists on the season ... third on team with eight points

2008
:
Played in 17 of the Badgers' 19 games, starting 12 of them ... compiled a .583 shot on goal percentage throughout the season with 12 total shots and seven on goal ... ended the 2008 campaign with two goals for four points, the fourth highest point total among the freshman class ... scored against Nevada on Sept. 21and against Vermont on Sept. 7

Prep
:
Helped DSHA to an undefeated Conference Title in 2007...Made high school state tournament appearance as a freshman in 2005...Four year varsity starter...2007 Division I First Team All-Conference...Also 2007 All Area Team...Wisconsin Soccer Coaches Association First Team...Led FC Milwaukee Club team to six consecutive Wisconsin State Championship wins 2003 through 2008...FC team was also Region 2 Semifinalists in 2007...Member of Wisconsin ODP State team 2006 and 2007...Also played four years of basketball and won captainship in 2008...Competed in cross country and set new freshman record in 2004 as a First Team All-Conference runner...Scholar Athlete...high honor roll all semesters...National Honors Society Member...Pastoral Ministry Council officer at high school.

Personal
: Parents are Brian and Peggy Flannery ... father, Brian, played soccer at John Carroll University ... has a younger sister, Colleen, and a younger brother, Timmy ... an English major, works as English tutor for campus employees

Flannery's Career Statistics

Season GP/GS Goals Assists Pts Shots Shot % SOG SOG% GW PK-Att.
2008 17/12 2 0 4 12 .167 7 .583 1 0-0
2009 22/22 2 4 8 5 .400 3 .600 0 0-0
2010 20/19 0 1 1 0 .000 0 .000 0 0-0
2011 20/20 0 0 0 6 .000 0 .000 0 0-0
Career 79/73 4 5 13 23 .174 10 .435 1 0-0

Off the Field with Meghan Flannery

Why did you choose the University of Wisconsin? The state-wide pride and campus atmosphere
What does it mean to be a Badger? To know what it means to work hard

Favorites:
Spot on campus: Docks at the terrace
Cartoon Character: Dash Incredible
Movie: Rent
TV Show: Friends
Book: The Red Hat Club
Car: Jeep
Athlete: Shaun White
Soccer Player: Cristine Lily
Sports team: Packers

First started soccer (age and/or grade): Age 4
Most memorable soccer game: High School State Championship 2008
My favorite thing about Wisconsin soccer is: My teammates
Before each match, I: Listen to music
Best UW road trip: Boston 2008
One word that describes the team: Tight
My teammates say I am: Smart
Favorite thing to do off the field with my teammates is: Farmer's market
Most memorable soccer achievement: All Big Ten!
This summer, I: Worked at home for a while and then worked camps in Madison

The best thing about Madison is: Football games
Dream as a collegiate player: NCAA CHAMPS
Fantasy job/career: English professor
Person(s) most admired/role models: MOM
My secret addiction is: FRIENDS
Weird thing about me that almost no one knows: I would rather be reading than anything else
The community service activity or group I most like: Hanging out with kids
If you could guest star in a TV show it would be: FRIENDS
If you could be on the cover of a magazine it would be: TIME
Nobody knows how much I love to: Dance
Greatest Invention of the last 100 years: Electronic reading (ie. kindle, nook)
If I could live any place in the world it would be: London
If I could live in any time period, it would be: Jazz era
A non-athletic talent I have is: I can read really fast
Non-athletic talent I would like to have is: Musical abilities
If I could meet three people from throughout history they would be: J.K. Rowling, Jennifer Aniston, Jesus
If I had a million dollars: I'd buy a sick car
One thing I absolutely have to do before turning 40: Get married
Post-college plans: Grad school
If I could have one superpower, it would be: To fly
I am most thankful for: My family
I am most passionate about: Reading
My favorite quote or motto is: "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit.

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