Friday's meet with the Mountaineers will be Tim Murphy's first competition as head coach of the Lions.
2012-13 (Junior Year)
Competed in eight of the team's meets during the season and qualified for the NCAA Zone A Diving Championships ... Earned Academic-All Big Ten Honors ... Received the Robert E. Galbraith Award, the top diving honor on the squad ... Qualified for the NCAA Zone A Diving Championships in the one- and three-meter ... Ranked first on the team in the three-meter with a score of 264.00 ... Had the second-best one-meter score on the team at 268.42 ... Registered career best scores of 268.42 and 264.00 in the one- and three-meter, respectively, versus Villanova (11/10), winning both events ... Took home a pair of gold medals in the one- and three-meter in a dual meet with Navy (1/26) with scores of 243.82 and 244.65, respectively ... Placed second on the one-meter board versus Towson (2/2) with a score of 252.37 ... Finished fourth on the three-meter board in a tri-meet with Indiana and Virginia (11/17) with a score of 252.10.
2011-12 (Sophomore Year)
Competed in six of the team's competitions during the season ... Earned Academic All-Big Ten honors...Ranked second on the team on the three-meter board ... Dove at the Big Ten Championships and finished with a one-meter score of 206.50 ... Posted a score of 238.58 at Georgia Tech (11/5) on the three-meter board ... Claimed a mark of 229.65 against Villanova (1/27) on the one-meter board ... Also scored 229.12 on the three-meter board versus Villanova ... Opened the season competing on the one- and three-meter boards versus West Virginia (10/22), with scores of 197.40 and 214.65, respectively ... Competed on both boards at Auburn (11/4) with a score of 208.35 on the one-meter and 205.05 on the three-meter board ... Owned scores of 211.70 on the one-meter board and 221.85 at the three-meter height in a tri-meet with Indiana and Virginia (11/19).
2010-11 (Freshman Year)
Competed in five of the team's 10 meets ... Posted a score 211.75 on the one-meter board at Maryland (1/14-15) ... Placed sixth vs. St. Bonaventure (1/22) with a score of 192.53 on the one-meter board ... Recorded a score of 183.52 in the one-meter competition vs. Virginia Tech (11/19-20) ... Posted a score of 177.00 on the one-meter board vs. Michigan ... Took a score of 211.07 on the three-meter board vs. Michigan (1/29) ... Earned a score of 203.03 on the three-meter board vs. St. Bonaventure ... Placed 10th in the three-meter board at Maryland with a score of 201.70 ... Posted a tally of 236.27 on the three-meter board vs. Virginia Tech.
Standout diver for the Owego Free Academy under coach Roger Katchuk ... Served as a captain during her final two seasons ... Guided the team to the 2010 Class "B" Sectional Championship ... Set 11 school records during her career ... Named a High School All-American in 2009-10 ... Captured the Sectionals title as a senior and placed seventh at the New York State Diving Championships ... Previously finished second at Sectionals as a junior and third as a sophomore ... Also competed in track and field and qualified for the state meet in the 100- and 400-meter hurdles as well as the 4x800 relay ... Selected to the National Honor Society.
Full Name is Megan Springsteen ... Born in Owego, N.Y. on Oct. 16, 1992 ... Daughter of David and Julia Springsteen ... Has one brother, Matthew, and two sisters, Kara and Margo ... Majoring in business marketing with a minor in media studies.