9 Megan Kasparek
9 Megan Kasparek
Birth Date: 06/27/1984
Height: 5-5
Year: Senior
Hometown: Trumbull, Conn.
High School: Trumbull
Position: Midfielder
2005 (Senior):
Named the women's soccer player of the week after leading the Rams to two A-10 wins at La Salle, 2-1, on Friday, and at George Washington, 2-1, Sunday. Kasparek scored both goals for the Rams...Voted to the preseason All-Atlantic 10 squad ... team co-captain.

2004 (Junior):
Scored a goal in the season-opener against Southern California on Aug. 27 ... had an assist in the 1-0 win over American on Sept. 4 ... scored Rhode Island's lone goal against Michigan State on Sept. 10 ... registered an assist in a 4-1 win over Hartford on Sept. 19 ... scored a goal against Massachusetts on Sept. 17 ... tallied two goals in Rhode Island's 5-0 win over Temple on Oct. 1 ... had an assist in a 2-1 win against Saint Joseph's on Oct. 3 ... tallied an assist in a 2-0 win over Richmond on Oct. 10 ... notched an assist against Dayton on Oct. 17 ... credited with an assist in a 1-0 shutout over St. Bonaventure on Oct. 31 ... named second-team All-Atlantic 10 ... also named to the Academic All-Conference team ... earned first-team Academic All-District I Women's Soccer in 2004.

2003 (Sophomore):
Named second-team All-Atlantic 10 ... started in 18 of 19 games for the Rams ... scored two of her three goals and notched the game winning goal in a 4-0 victory over Duquesne on Oct. 26 ... had the game-winning goal against La Salle on Oct. 19 to seal a 2-1 win ... was third on the team with four assists ... earned Atlantic 10 Academic All-Conference recognition.

2002 (Freshman):
Started all 23 games, one of only six players to do so ... played nearly every minute of every game ... tallied her first collegiate point with an assist in Rhode Island's 4-1 win at Xavier ... scored her first collegiate goal and added an assist in the team's 5-1 victory at home against La Salle on Oct. 13 ... notched assists on both goals in the 2-0 win over Richmond on Nov. 1 ... registered an assist in a 1-0 victory against George Washington on Nov. 8 in the semifinals of the Atlantic 10 Championship.

High School/Club
Graduated from Trumbull High in 2002 ... named All-FCIAC from 1999-01 ... earned an all-state title in 2000 ... was honored as all-region scholar athlete in 2001 ... was named All-New England in 2001 ... led the team to state championships in 1998, 1999 and 2001 as well as four straight FCIAC championships from 1998-01 ... also a member of the Yankee United Heat 1998 Regional Championship club team and the Yankee United Rage team that captured the 1999, 2000 and 2001 state championships ... a member of the American Field Service club, Safety Riders and Post Prom organizations ... earned Honor Roll recognition throughout high school ... a member of the National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society as well as earning the 2001 scholar athlete award.

Megan Kasparek was born on June 27, 1984 in Bridgeport, Conn. ... daughter of Ray and Trudi Kasparek of Trumbull, Conn. ... twin sister Melanie Kasparek is a member of the women's soccer squad ... older sister Heather Kasparek played for the Rams from 1999-2002 ... majoring in communicative disorders.

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