Megan Wooton begins her senior year at LMU...a competitive athlete who knows how to win...a player that can always be counted on, always ready to step up and perform...will be an incredibly valuable member of the team at defensive specialist.... possesses a strong work ethic which comes through on the court...very intelligent and uses her tools to their fullest.
Played in 17 of the team's 33 matches... had a season-high 10 digs against Portland on Nov. 15... recorded a service ace against Northeastern on Sept. 5... recorded eight digs against USD on Oct. 25.
Started nearly half of the matches she played at setter for LMU, recording 365 assists on the season...posted a season-high 44 assists against Maryland on Sept. 14, in the midst of a run of seven consecutive matches she recorded double digit assist totals...had a total of 94 assists in three matches at the Terrapin Invitational...had a West Coast Conference personal-high 38 assists against Portland on Nov. 2....had a double-double against Indiana on Sept. 14 with 30 assists and 11 digs...had three service aces against both Bradley (Aug. 30) in the season opener and Saint Louis (Sept. 7)...had a season-high two kills in six separate matches.
Was second on the team with 47 assists and assists per game...had her best game of the year in a 3-0 victory over No. 20 UC Santa Barbara (Oct. 3), recording a career-high 35 assists...also came up with 14 digs, two kills and a block assist during the win...appeared in 48 games over 22 matches, including one start...averaged 1.00 digs per game with 48 on the season...played in all 12 LMU games during the LMU Volleyball Classic, coming up with 18 digs and a pair of service aces.
Wooton is a 2001 graduate of Saint Mary's High School in Stockton, CA...earned varsity letters in two sports...three times in swimming and four times in volleyball...served as volleyball team captain her senior season...a three-time all-city, all-conference and all-league pick...was a Division I all-state pick and San Joaquin Athletic Association MVP as a senior...earned the CIF Academic Excellence Award and was named California State Athlete of the Week by Cal Hi Sports magazine in her final campaign...finished her senior season second in the nation for most assists in a high school match...prep volleyball coach was Angela Gotelli.
Megan Leslie Wooton was born in Stockton, CA on June 18, 1983...the daughter of Rob and Jody Wooton...has one sister, Allison...competed with teammate Laura Gustorf in high school...lists Mike Bibby of the Sacramento Kings as her favorite professional athlete...names the Caribbean as her favorite vacation spot...was also recruited by Washington State and Duke...a liberal studies major with plans to become a teacher.