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Del Monte

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Height: 5'7"
Year: Senior
City/State: Lutherville, Md.
High School: St. Paulís School for Girls


2008: Started 19 of 21 games after primarily coming off the bench as a junior ... named IWLCA/US Lacrosse Third Team All-America ... Inside Lacrosse Third Team All-America ... earned IWLCA/US Lacrosse First Team All-South honors ... member of the All-ACC squad ... ranked fifth in the ACC in assists (25) and sixth in assists per game (1.19) ... ranked fourth in the ACC in points (66) and eighth in points per game (3.14) ... led the Blue Devils in assists with 25 ... was second on the team in goals with 41 and in points with 66 ... third on the team in shots (84) ... notched one game-winning goal ... scooped up nine ground balls and won 15 draws ... caused nine turnovers ... scored in all but two games ... netted a hat trick coming off the bench vs. No. 4 Virginia on March 29 ... scored at least three goals in seven games, and scored four goals in four games ... was 6-for-12 on free positions shots ... recognized as a member of the ACC All-Academic team ...

2007: Was the team’s biggest offensive contributor off the bench, playing in all 20 games ... tied for fifth on the team with eight assists ... notched three assists against Longwood on Apr. 22 and LeMoyne on May 13 ... found the back of the net six times to total 14 points ... recorded 14 shots, of which 11 were on cage ... her shot percentage (.429) and shots on goal percentage (.786) were third on the squad among players with at least 15 shots ... scooped up eight ground balls, four draw controls and caused two turnovers ...

2006: Saw action in 18 games ... tallied 12 goals on only 15 shots ... recorded eight assists and a total 20 points ... added eight ground balls, four draw controls and two caused turnovers ... scored two goals in a game four times ... in only three ACC games played, had three goals and an assist ...

Prep: Named to Tewaaraton team ... Baltimore County and Towson Times Player of the Year ... US Lacrosse All-America and Academic All-America as a junior and senior ... two-time Baltimore All-Metro and All-Baltimore City/County ... named a IAAM League All-Star twice ... team’s leading scorer two years in a row with 68 points (41G, 27A) as a junior and 80 points (39G, 41A) as a senior ... St. Paul’s Athlete of the Year in 2004 and 2005 ... led her team to a #3 National Ranking and #2 ranking in Maryland in 2004 ... also lettered in field hockey and basketball ...

Personal: Born Megan Marie Del Monte on September 22, 1986, in Baltimore, Md. ... daughter of John and Kathleen Del Monte ... has two brothers, Bryan (24) and Kevin (15) ... father, John, played professional baseball for the St. Louis Cardinals and New York Mets ... mother, Kathleen, was a tennis player at St. Joseph’s University ... brother, Bryan, played rugby at Vanderbilt ... majoring in psychology with a certificate in markets and management.

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