Manhattan Women's Lacrosse BIO
9 Megan Yarusso
Megan Yarusso 937145

2014: Started 11 of the 12 games she competed in...selected to the All-MAAC Second Team...missed five games, but finished the year fourth on the team in goals (18) and fifth in points (20)...had a season-high four-point game when she netted four goals against Sacred Heart on March 19...took 47 shots, 37 of which were on cage (78.7%)...ranked tied for third on the team with two man-up goals...went 3-10 on free position attempts...tied for fourth on the team with 19 ground balls...finished the year ranked fifth with 11 draw controls...named to the MAAC All-Academic Team. 

2013: Named to the MAAC All-Rookie Team...was fourth on the team in draw controls (16), goals (15) and third in points (23)...started 10 of the 16 games she saw action in...made her collegiate debut scoring a goal at Rutgers (2/10)...recorded multi-point efforts in eight games with five multi-goal contests...also picked up 14 ground balls...went 3-for-10 on free-position shots.

BEFORE MANHATTAN: Earned All-American Honors as a senior...was also an All-Elite and All-Leaue player for Gerry Walsh...played five years of high school lacrosse and soccer...also participated in gymnastics.

PERSONAL: Daughter to John and Maureen Yarusso...born 9/22/1994... has two older sisters, Danielle and Jaclyn

Position: Midfield
Height: 5'2"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Brewster, N.Y.
High School: Brewster

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