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Megan Murray
Megan Murray
Year: Junior
Hometown: Bronxville, N.Y.
High School: Bronxville
Major: English
House Affiliation: Eliot

2013-14 (Junior):
Earned a 12-3 mark on the year ... Opened the season with a win over Victoria Dewey of Dartmouth, 9-11, 11-6, 11-6, 11-6 Dec. 3 … Downed Drexel’s Davila Thompson, 11-0, 11-3, 11-0 Dec. 6 … Debuted in the No. 3 spot, defeated Carline Whelan of Boston College, 11-2, 11-5, 11-8 Dec. 6 … Made quick work of Alyssa Ritchie of Williams, 11-0, 11-5, 11-5 Jan. 7 … Topped Brittany Coxe of St. Lawrence, 11-3, 11-1, 11-2 in the fifth position Jan. 25 … Downed Cornell’s Laura Caty, 11-4, 11-7, 11-2 Feb. 1 ... Topped Monica Stone of Columbia, 11-6, 11-5, 11-3 Feb. 2 … Took down Trinity’s Chanel Erasmus, 11-8, 11-8, 11-2 Feb. 4 ... Blanked Anne Harrison of Yale, 11-4, 11-7, 11-9 Feb. 7 … Made quick work of S. Murphy of Brown Feb. 9 to help Harvard clinch its 19th Ivy League title … In the quarterfinals of the CSA Team Championships, shutout Sarah Caughey of Dartmouth 11-6, 11-8, 11-5 Feb. 21 … Blanked Annie Ballaine of Yale, 11-7, 11-7, 11-6 in the CSA semifinals Feb. 22 … Outlasted Chanel Erasmus of Trinity, 11-7, 10-12, 12-10, 11-5 in the Howe Cup finals Feb. 23.

2012-13 (Sophomore):
Finished third on the team with 13 wins and an overall record of 13-3 ... Swept Boston College's Cassandre Burke, 11-7, 11-9, 11-7, at the No. 2 position to open the season Nov. 16 ... Edged Victoria Dewey of Dartmouth, 14-12, 5-11, 11-5, 1-11, 11-3, Nov. 28 in Ivy opener in the No. 7 spot ... Trimmed Columbia's Skylar Dickey in dominating fashion, 11-7, 11-2, 11-1 ... Beat Reut Odinak of Cornell, 11-8, 11-3, 7-11, 11-7, Feb. 3 ... Dominated Katiria Sanchez of Trinity, 11-2, 11-3, 11-5, Feb. 6 ... Outlasted Yale's Annie Ballaine, 11-3, 11-6, 8-11, 10-12, 11-7 Feb. 12 ... Earned her 12th win of the season in the CSA Quarterfinals against Carolyn Gillette of Stanford, 11-4, 11-4, 11-5, Feb. 15 ... Claimed an 11-2, 6-11, 12-10, 11-3 win over Chanel Erasmus of Trinity Feb. 17 in the CSA Howe Cup Final to help the Crimson win its 14th national title.

2011-12 (Freshman):
Finished the season 10-2 overall ... Helped the Crimson to a 8-1 win over No. 5 Trinity Jan. 21 with a 3-1 win over Pamela Larromana in the No. 9 spot ... Went 2-1 in the Howe Cup tournament in the No. 9 position to help Harvard earn its 13th national championship Feb. 26.

Before Harvard:
Three-time U.S. Squash Scholar-Athlete … Qualified for the U.S. Team for Battle of the Border/Ontario-American Challenge … Won the Spanish Junior Open in 2006 … Ranked No. 12 out of the top 16 U.S. junior women heading into 2011 World Team playoffs … Was a four-year member and two-time captain of lacrosse team … Was named all-league for lacrosse three times … CitySquash volunteer … Served on Bronxville Youth Council … AP Scholar Award recipient … Scholastic Achievement Award … Two-time high school lacrosse all-academic pick … Mother, Caroline Murray ’87, was a member of the Harvard volleyball team … Grandmother, Alexandra Self, earned a degree from HRPBA in 1960 … Grandfather, W. Lee Young, graduated from Harvard Business School in 1961.