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Meghen Hengerer

Midfield
Position
5'9''
Height
Sophomore
Class
Bedminster, N.J.
Hometown
Bernards High School
High School
Meghen Hengerer - Field Hockey - Virginia Cavaliers

Meghen Hengerer Pronunciation Guide

2020 Cavalier Daily Feature

Summer 2021

  • Invited to US U21 Selection Camp after the US Women’s National Championships (6/24)

2020-21

  • Appeared in all 18 games with 14 starts, including starting the final 13 games of the season
  • Had her first career assist on a goal against North Carolina (10/11)
  • Scored her first goal in the season-finale at Syracuse (4/16)
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB HOCKEY

  • 2020 U.S. Women’s National Indoor Development Team
  • Scored 37 goals with 30 assists in three years at Bernards High School
  • Two-time North Jersey Group 2 First Team after being named to the second team her sophomore year
  • Three-time All Somerset County first team, first team All-Division and first team All-Skyland Conference
  • Earned the Scholar-Athlete distinction three times
  • Played on the Irish U16 National Field Hockey team, earning her first national team cap against USA
  • As a member of the Irish U16 team, played a three-game series against Scotland in Scotland as well as traveling to Spain to compete in the Six Nations Tournament
  • Member of the Irish U15 girls soccer team from 2014-16, scoring a goal in a match against England’s U15 squad

PERSONAL

  • Parents are Robin Hengerer and Mark Hengerer
  • Her twin sister, Lilly, is also joining the Cavaliers
  • Older sister, Kelsey, plays field hockey at Richmond, and will be a senior in 2020
  • Lived in Galway, Ireland for over five years, moving to the United States for her sophomore year of high school
  • Also played Gaelic football while living in Ireland
  • Undeclared major