Leopards led Patriot League with 3.45 GPA
Smedley makes five saves in defeat
Dozier and Zito net goals in win
Leopards open at UMBC Aug. 17
Meredith McCann Earns Perfect 4.0 GPA
2012: Appeared in 17 games making five starts...Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2011: Played in 16 games, making 15 starts as a junior...part of a defensive unit that recorded eight shutouts...named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2010: Saw action in 17 matches, earning the starting nod eight times on defense...Patriot League Academic Honor Roll selection.
2009: Played in all 18 games as a freshman, making 11 starts on the Leopards back line...deposited the game-winning goal against Drexel in double-overtime (9/13)...scored a goal in a 4-0 win against Delaware State (9/4)...Patriot League Academic Honor Roll selection.
At Archbishop McCarthy: Team captain and varsity starter all four years...helped team to district championships in 2006 and 2007...named to the First Team All-County by the Miami Herald in 2007 and 2008...selected First Team All-County by the Sun-Sentinel in 2008...won the Most Consistent Player Award in 2008...club team won the Disney Soccer Showcase in 2008...named to first honors all four academic years...member of the National Honor Society...selected as a Student Ambassador.
Why Lafayette? "Lafayette is a perfect fit because it will challenge me on the soccer field and in the classroom. When I visited the campus, I fell in love with the people and the atmosphere."