12 Maggie McVeigh
12 Maggie McVeigh
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Basking Ridge, N.J.
High School: Ridge
Position: Forward

Sophomore • 2008
Appeared in 17 matches, making 14 starts on the season at forward ... Finished the season with seven points (three goals, one assist) ... Scored the game-winning goal against Brown (Oct. 4) ... Notched an in win against Northeastern (Oct. 8).

Freshman • 2007
Earned All-Ivy League honorable mention ... Started all 17 games ... Tallied three goals and eight assists ... Tied for the league lead in assists as the Crimson to help the Crimson rank second in the league in that category ... Shared the team lead in points with 14 ... Took 14 shots on the year, of which 13 were on goal, good for a .929 SOG percentage ... First collegiate goal broke a 2-2 second-half tie to lift Harvard to a 3-2 win against Pacific Sept. 16 ... Also notched an assist in win against the Tigers ... Added goals in back-to-back games against Cornell Oct. 7 and at Yale Oct. 13 ... Posted two assists each in 3-1 wins against Penn Sept. 8 and Dartmouth Oct. 27.

Before Harvard
A three-year starter and one-year team captain in field hockey and lacrosse at Ridge High School ... An Academic All-America selection in both sports, twice in lacrosse ... A first-team all-state Group III, Group III Senior All-Star Game and all-county selection as a senior ... Two-time first-team all-conference pick in field hockey ... Named to all-county second team by coaches and The Star Ledger as a junior and earned team’s Coach’s Award as a junior and senior ... 2005 team reached Group III state final, won its section and division, reached the county semifinals and finished the season ranked 10th in the state ... Ridge shared the Somerset County championship and won its division in 2004 ... An AP Scholar with Honor and a member of the National Honor Society and Latin Honor Society ... Nominated for Edward J. Bloustein Award ... Four-year honor roll selection.

Interests include travel and reading ... Brother, Tim, plays lacrosse at Dartmouth ... Sister, Katie, played lacrosse at Colgate, graduating in 2006.