Rowed in the varsity eight crew as a senior … earned first-team CRCA All-America honors … was named a first-team All-CRCA West Region selection … secured CRCA National Scholar-Athlete honors for the second straight year … also captured first-team Pac-12 All-Academic Team honors … rowed seven seat in the V8+ in the team’s season-opening win against Loyola Marymount (March 16) … rowed seven seat in the V8+ at the San Diego Crew Classic, leading UCLA to a second-place finish on day one (April 5) and to a sixth-place finish in the Grand Final on day two (April 6) … rowed six seat in the V8+ at the two-day Clemson Invitational (April 19-20) … led UCLA to three consecutive first-place finishes at Clemson – in one race on day one, and in a pair of races on day two … rowed six seat in the V8+ in UCLA’s annual crosstown showdown versus USC (May 3) … rowed six seat in the V8+ at Pac-12 Championships, helping UCLA secure a fourth-place team finish (May 18) … rowed six seat in the V8+ at NCAA Championships, leading the Bruins to a pair of third-place finishes on day one (May 30) … the V8+ logged a first-place finish in the C/D semifinals on day two (May 31) and finished first in the C Final on the last day of competition (June 1) … UCLA closed the season with a 12th place overall finish at NCAA Championships.
Rowed in UCLA’s varsity eight crew throughout her junior season … captured second-team CRCA All-America acclaim … also was named a second-team All-CRCA West Region selection … secured CRCA National Scholar-Athlete honors … rowed four seat in the varsity eight in UCLA’s season-opening victory against Loyola Marymount (March 9) … rowed five seat in the V8+ at the two-day San Diego Crew Classic (April 6-7), helping lead the Bruins’ boat to a fourth-place finish in the Grand Final … rowed five seat in the V8+ at the two-day Clemson Invitational (April 20-21) … led the V8+ to one first-place finish and one second-place finish on day one at Clemson … led the V8+ to a second-place finish on day two at Clemson … rowed five seat in the V8+ in UCLA’s annual crosstown dual meet against USC (May 4) … rowed six seat in the V8+ at Pac-12 Championships, helping the boat record a fourth-place finish (May 19) … rowed five seat in the V8+ at NCAA Championships (May 31-June 2), leading UCLA to a ninth-place overall finish … guided the V8+ a fourth-place finish in the A/B semifinals and to a first-place finish in the Petite Final.
Competed for two seasons at the University of Tasmania in Australia for head coach Neil Stump ... also competed for the Buckingham Rowing Club ... served as a reserve at the 2011 U-23 World Championship for the Australian 4+.
Attended The Friends' School in Hobart, Tasmania (Australia) for six years ... was a four-year varsity rowing letterwinner ... also was a three-year basketball and Australian netball letterwinner ... served as team captain on the basketball team for three years and on the netball team for one year.
Full name: Meaghan Volker ... Meaghan is the older of Peter and Kereth Volker's two children ... has one younger brother, Sam Volker ... geography major.