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Megan Ackerman
Megan Ackerman

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Thousand Oaks, CA

High School:
Westlake HS

Height:
5-10

Position:
SS/3B

Experience:
3V

Bats/Throws:
R/R



03/27/2009

SB vs. North Dakota

March 21, 2009 Photos by Scott Cunningham

Briefly...
Megan Ackerman enters her senior year at LMU... power hitter with strong infield arm...

At LMU...
2008...
PCSC Player of the Week -April 22... Multi-home run games against North Dakota, UNLV, and Sacramento State... Hit two home runs, including her third grand slam, in the battle for first place against Sacramento State... Placed fourth in the PCSC with the most home runs with 9... Second in the team in slugging percentage (.538) and RBI (28)...

2007...
Second Team All-PCSC... played 63 games and started 61 with 168 at bats... led the team with nine home runs... batted .298 with 11 doubles...scored 28 runs... collected 50 hits and 39 RBI... second on the team by drawing 17 walks... had 12 multi-hit games and 10 multi-RBI... put together a 12-game hitting streak from April 1-28... had a career day on May 19 at the NCAA Tournament against UCSB and UCLA... drove in a career-high four runs with a sixth-inning grand slam to beat UC Santa Barbara for LMU's first-ever win in the NCAA Tournament... followed that with a 2-for-3 effort, three RBI, and a three-run home run to eliminate UCLA... homered in back-to-back games at Portland State...

2006...
Second Team All-PCSC at third base... PCSC Academic Honor Roll... hit .273 overall and led the team in doubles with 11... also scored 21 runs and had 15 RBI... second on the team with 12 walks... played and started 51 games at third base... 11 multi-hit games and two multi-RBI games... had a monster game against Santa Clara on April 29th, going 2-for-3 with six RBI and her only home run of the year... hit a two-RBI single followed up by a grand slam... was 2-for-3 with two doubles, an RBI and a run scored against San Diego on May 7th... hit .255 in PCSC play with four RBI and seven walks...

High School...
A 2005 graduate of Westlake High School in Westlake, CA... a four year softball letterwinner, and three year basketball letterwinner... earned All-Marmonte League honors as a sophomore... also earned All-Marmonte league honors in basketball as a senior...

Personal...
Megan Christine Ackerman was born September 20, 1986... daughter of Marla and Charles Ackerman... has two sisters, Rachel and Nicole... a four-year scholar athlete and was on the Principal's Honor Roll all four years.

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