13 Meredith Weber
13 Meredith Weber
State: N.J.
Height: 5'8
Year: Senior
Hometown: West Caldwell, N.J.
High School: James Caldwell
Position: Midfield
Major: Animation
gp 17
p 73
g 63
a 10

ON THE FIELD

 

2017: Co-team captain...starting midfielder in all 17 contests with a career-high total of 63 goals and 10 assists for 73 points...was 27-for-43 in free position shots/goals...scooped up 56 ground balls, won 99 draw controls and caused 40 turnovers...took 124 shots (50.8%) and 94 shots on goal (75.8%)...sat within the top-five of seven NEWMAC categories...led NEWMAC in goals, free position shots/goals, shots on goal and draw controls...ranked second in ground balls and caused turnovers and third in points...decorated senior season earned her the 2017 Emerson Athletics Female Athlete of the Year award...named Lion of the Week and NEWMAC Offensive Player of the Week (4/4)...named NEWMAC Women's Lacrosse First Team All-Conference and to Academic All-Conference team...also named to IWLCA Second Team All-Region (Berkshire)...holds Emerson record in draw controls and caused turnovers and is second all time in goals, ground balls and points...ranks fifth in Division III with 333 career draw control wins...posted six goals in back-to-back wins against Mount Holyoke (3/29) and Smith (4/2)...scooped up season-high 10 ground balls versus Smith (4/2)...won career-best 14 draw controls against Mount Holyoke (3/29)...caused five turnovers against Coast Guard (4/8) and Endicott (4/15). 

 

2016: Appeared and started in 17 games with 51 goals and 13 assists for 64 points to match 51 ground balls and 110 draw controls…ranked within top five in three NEWMAC categories including goals (2nd), points (2nd) and shots (93-3rd)…tallied season high six goals against MIT (4/24)…recorded season-best three assists and 13 draw controls against Nazareth (3/8).

2015: Made 14 starts at midfield with 41 goals and four assists for 45 points and held 86.5 shot percentage…registered 25 ground balls and 63 draw controls…her 41 goals ranked tied ninth among NEWMAC scorers…netted seven goals in season opening 21-5 win over Simmons (3/6)…named to NEWMAC Women’s Lacrosse Academic All-Conference team. 

2014: Started in all 15 games of freshman season with 48 goals and nine assists for 57 points to match 17 ground balls, 63 draw controls and tallied 10 free position goals…sat within top 10 in three NEWMAC categories including goals (8th), points (9th) and draw controls (5th)…first collegiate goal came in 8-6 win at Curry (2/28)…first career assist tallied in 16-8 win at Simmons (3/11)…netted season-best six goals against Mount Holyoke (4/8)…named NEWMAC Co-Rookie of the Year and Second Team All Conference accolades. 

 

OFF THE FIELD 

 

  • Pursuing a degree in Animation with a minor in Digital Media and Culture
  • Hobbies off the field: painting and drawing
  • Pre-game routine: put hair into Fun Buns while listening to Uptown Funk
  • Pre game pump up song: Uprising by Muse
  • Favorite junk food: Cape Cod Potato Chips
  • Hobbies off the field: hiking, snowboarding, painting, and DIY projects
  • Favorite sport team: Villanova Men's Basketball
  • Three interesting facts about Meredith: has two dogs named Muffin and Scout and they are perfect, was studying drawing and art history in Florence this past summer, and loves ketchup a lot
  • Other fun facts: loves breakfast
  • Favorite class: Making Monsters 
  • Favorite movieButch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
  • Favorite TV ShowDancing with the Stars
  • Favorite song: I Believe in a Thing Called Love by The Darkness
  • Favorite artist: Bruce Springsteen
Recent Games
Apr 12 at Wheaton (Mass.) L, 15-12
Apr 15 at Endicott L, 17-9
Apr 19 Wellesley W, 12-11
Apr 22 at MIT L, 13-12
Apr 26 at Springfield L, 8-5
Apr 29 MIT L, 18-10
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 8
Points 73 37
Goals 63 33
Assists 10 4
Shots 124 64
Shooting percentage 50.8 51.6
Shots on goal 94 50
Shots on goal percentage 75.8 78.1
Free position goals-shots 27-54 15-33
Ground balls 56 36
Draw controls 99 49
Turnovers 35 20
Caused turnovers 40 23
Fouls 84 28
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Mar 1 Roger Williams L, 12-11 5 1 6 1-1 0 8 2 0 5 100.0 5 100.0
Mar 7 at Colorado Col. L, 22-11 4 1 5 3-4 1 4 1 0 7 57.1 5 71.4
Mar 9 vs. Ursinus L, 13-9 2 0 2 0-0 5 2 2 2 4 50.0 2 50.0
Mar 16 Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 14-13 3 2 5 1-1 2 8 3 3 4 75.0 3 75.0
Mar 18 Lasell W, 16-6 4 0 4 2-2 4 3 2 4 11 36.4 8 72.7
Mar 21 at Keene St. W, 9-8 3 1 4 1-2 0 9 4 2 8 37.5 5 62.5
Mar 25 Westfield St. L, 14-11 4 1 5 1-5 2 7 1 1 11 36.4 8 72.7
Mar 29 Mount Holyoke W, 14-11 6 1 7 3-4 2 14 2 3 11 54.5 7 63.6
Apr 2 Smith W, 15-5 6 0 6 3-7 10 9 3 3 13 46.2 11 84.6
Apr 5 Babson L, 11-5 0 1 1 0-1 4 3 3 3 1 0.0 1 100.0
Apr 8 at Coast Guard W, 11-3 5 1 6 3-6 5 5 1 5 9 55.6 7 77.8
Apr 12 at Wheaton (Mass.) L, 15-12 4 0 4 2-6 5 9 2 3 9 44.4 7 77.8
Apr 15 at Endicott L, 17-9 3 0 3 1-4 4 7 0 5 8 37.5 6 75.0
Apr 19 Wellesley W, 12-11 5 1 6 3-6 5 7 3 1 9 55.6 7 77.8
Apr 22 at MIT L, 13-12 5 0 5 0-1 1 2 1 2 6 83.3 5 83.3
Apr 26 at Springfield L, 8-5 2 0 2 1-2 4 0 5 3 6 33.3 5 83.3
Apr 29 MIT L, 18-10 2 0 2 2-2 2 2 0 0 2 100.0 2 100.0
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2013-14 15 15 48 9 57 10-27 17 63 27 11 85 56.5 78 91.8
2014-15 14 14 41 4 45 2-8 25 63 17 16 74 55.4 64 86.5
2015-16 17 17 51 13 64 13-20 51 110 28 38 93 54.8 80 86.0
2016-17 17 17 63 10 73 27-54 56 99 35 40 124 50.8 94 75.8
Total 63 63 203 36 239 52-109 149 335 107 105 376 54.0 316 84.0
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 17 17 63 10 73 27-54 56 99 35 40 124 50.8 94 75.8
Conference 8 8 33 4 37 15-33 36 49 20 23 64 51.6 50 78.1
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 35 7 42 16-29 31 61 19 18 67 52.2 52 77.6
Away 7 7 26 3 29 11-25 20 36 14 20 53 49.1 40 75.5
Neutral 1 1 2 0 2 0-0 5 2 2 2 4 50.0 2 50.0
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Wins 6 6 29 4 33 15-27 26 47 15 18 61 47.5 45 73.8
Losses 11 11 34 6 40 12-27 30 52 20 22 63 54.0 49 77.8
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March 8 8 31 7 38 12-19 16 55 17 15 61 50.8 43 70.5
April 9 9 32 3 35 15-35 40 44 18 25 63 50.8 51 81.0