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Meagan Vakiener
Position: Volunteer Assistant Coach
Hometown: Port Murray, N.J.
High School: Voorhees HS
Experience: 1st Year
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Junior (2010): Started in goal in 16 of 17 games, starting in 15 … Played in 1,092:51 minutes for the Big Green … Had two shutous on the season with a 5-0 win over Holy Cross and a 1-0 victory over Harvard … Earned nine wins for Dartmouth and finished with a 9-6 record … Had double-digit saves in two games with 11 againt Bryant and 13 at Cornell … Recorded a 3.01 goals against average and had a .654 save percentage.

Sophomore (2009): Appeared in net for 15 games with 14 starts between the pipes ... Posted a 5-7 overall record with one shutout coming against Holy Cross on Sept. 13 ... Posted a career-high 23 saves in the season opener against Maine in a 9-4 loss on Setp. 6 ... Had another 20-plus save game with 21 at Syracuse on Oct. 11 ... Stopped 18 shots against eventual Ivy Champ Princeton on Sept. 19 in a 6-1 loss ... Recorded a 3.00 goals against average and a .719 save percentage.

Freshman (2008): Started all 17 games in net for the Big Green ... Pushed aside an Ivy League best 127 shots in those 17 games ... Posted a 2.76 goals against average and a .747 save percentage ... went 6-10 for the Big Green with one shutout ... Made a season-high 18 stops against nationally-ranked Princeton in a 4-0 loss to the Tigers on Sept. 20 ... Earned first collegiate victory with two saves in a 5-4 win over Brown on Sept. 27 ... Posted her second win against Penn on Oct. 4 with eight saves ... Followed that with another win over UNH, making seven saves ... Reached double-digit stops vs. Yale on Oct. 18 with 10 stops between the pipes ... Made 14 saves to get Dartmouth its third Ivy League win of the season after defeating Columbia 3-2 on Oct. 26 ... Earned her first collegiate shutout win against Harvard on Senior Day with a 1-0 win ... Posted 17 saves against nationally-ranked Wake Forest on Nov. 2.

Before Dartmouth: Three-year member of the field hockey team at Voorhees High School ... Also competed for both indoor and outdoor track and field team ... Two-time all-conference and Express Times First Team All-West Jersey ... Named Star Ledger West Jersey Goalie of the Year in 2006 ... Courier News First Team All-Area and Second Team Group 3 North Jersey Field Hockey Coaches Association as a senior ... Voted team MVP in last season ... Earned All-Conference recognition in the high jump in 2007 ... Holds school record in a combined four events in both indoor and outdoor track and field.

Personal: Meagan Marie Vakiener was born on January 1, 1990 ... Daughter of Bruce and Vicki Vakiener ... Has two younger brothers .. Father, Bruce, played basketball at Albright College ... Mother, Vicki, was a member of the track and field team at Albright.

 

 

VAKIENER'S CAREER STATISTICS

OVERALL

Year GP-GS
Minutes W-L
GA Goals Against Avg.
Save Pct.
Saves SO
2008
17-17
1091:18 6-11
43 2.76
.747 127 1
2009
15-14
1051:39 5-7
45 3.00
.719
115 0
2010  16-15 1092:51    6-9  47             3.01      .654    89  2
Totals
48-46
3235:08
17-27
135
2.81
.733
331 3

IVY LEAGUE

Year GP-GS
Minutes W-L
GA Goals Against Avg.
Save Pct.
Saves SO
2008
7-7
476:00 3-3
14 2.06
.816 62 1
2009
15-14
403:36 1-2
17 2.95
.660
33 0
2010    6-7 414:15  3-3 19              3.21      .627    32   1
Totals
28-28
1293:51
7-8
50
2.70
.754
127
2
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