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Meg Jefferson

Forward
Position
6'3''
Height
Sophomore
Class
Sydney, Australia
Hometown
Saint Columba’s Catholic College
High School

2019-20

  • Appeared in 15 games, averaging 5.7 minutes per game
  • Finished the season with 17 points, 18 rebounds, two assists and five steals
  • Made her collegiate debut against Bucknell, scoring six points with two rebounds in 18 minutes (11/5)
  • Scored seven points in eight minutes of play against Notre Dame (1/26)
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll

High School/Club

  • Named the 2018 Sportswoman of the Year at Saint Columa’s Catholic College
  • At the club level, Jefferson helped her teams to the New South Wales state championships in 2015 and 2017 with a runner-up finish in 2016
  • Named to the 2019 New South Wales U-20 team
  • Played for the New South Wales U-18 team in the Australian national championships, averaging 15 points per game and added seven rebounds, finishing as the fifth leading scorer in the tournament

Personal

  • 2020-21 Thomas J. Ryan Memorial Women’s Basketball Scholarship recipient
  • Her parents are Tamara Morris and Ion Jefferson and stepfather is Warren Morris
  • Has an older sister, Hannah Jefferson, and a younger sister, Tess Morris. Also has a younger brother, Lachlan Morris