10 Meg Neylon
10 Meg Neylon
Height: 5-9
Year: So.
Hometown: Fredericksburg, Va.
Position: D

Just the Facts

Full Name: Meaghan Catherine Neylon
Birthdate: March 5, 1991
Birthplace: Pensecola, Fla.
Parents: Jay and Katie Neylon
Siblings: Sisters Kelsey (15) and Mackenzie (13)
Major: Undecided
High School Coach: Jim Larkin

While with the Rams

  • Appeared in 14 matches, including 10 starts, as a freshman.
  • A talented back row player, she helped the Rams hold their opponents to fewer than two goals a game in 2009, VCU’s best mark since 2002.
  • Played in 13 games her sophomore season.

Prior to VCU

  • Four-year varsity standout at Chancellor High School in Fredericksburg, Va.
  • 2008 Battlefield District Player of the Year.
  • Named First Team All-District as a senior, as well as second team as a sophomore and junior. 
  • 2008 NFHCA High School All-Region South.
  • First Team All-State selection as a senior.
  • A member of Chancellor’s 2006 AA/A State Championship squad. 
  • Helped the Chargers to two Region I Tournament Championships (2005, 2006). 
  • Lifted CHS to Battlefield District Tourney titles in 2006 and 2007, as well as regular season championships in 2005 and 2008.

Getting to Know Meaghan Neylon

  • Also played four years of soccer and swam to seasons in high school.
  • Has also lived in Irvine, Calif., New River, N.C. and Doylestown, Pa.