4 - Meagan Thornton
Meagan Thornton
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Millville, N.J.
Position: Midfielder
Previous School: Millville HS
g 8
a 5
sh % .148
gw 2

In the Record Book: Program leader in shots per match (4.54)…Eighth in shots attempted (177).

As a sophomore (2012): Appeared in 18 matches, making 16 starts…Tallied two goals and three assists…Notched an assist against Converse (Sep. 12)…Netted the match-winner in a 2-1 win at Belmont Abbey (Sep. 26)…Assisted on the winner against Coker (Sep. 29) and King (Oct. 23)…Scored the equalizer in a 3-1 come-from-behind win over Barton (Oct. 20).

As a sophomore (2013 Track & Field): USTFCCCA Indoor all-Southeast Region team...All-Conference Carolinas Second team in both the 60-meter hurdles and 400-meter dash during indoor season…All-Conference Carolinas Third team in the 100-meter hurdles during outdoor season.

As a freshman (2011): Daktronics NCAA Division II all-Southeast Region Second team...Conference Carolinas Freshman of the Year...All-Conference Carolinas Second team...Tied fifth in program history: single-season shots attempted (110) and shots per match (5.24)...Ranked 62nd in NCAA II in points per match (1.43) and 68th in goals per match (0.57)...Led the team in goals (12) and 30)...Third in assists (6)...Tallied at least one goal in three straight matches (Sep. 10-17)...Scored her first collegiate goal against St. Andrews (Sep. 10)...Back-to-back match-winners against King (Sep. 14) and North Greenville (Sep. 17)...Season-high three goals (first career hat trick) against North Greenville...Equaled her season-high with three goals against Queens (Oct. 8)...Tied season-high with six points (two goals, season-high two assists) against Coker (Oct. 22).

As a freshman (2012 Track & Field): Conference Carolinas Champion in 400-meter hurdles...All-Conference Carolinas Third team in 100-meter hurdles...School-record holder in 400-meter dash (indoor: 59.98 seconds and outdoor: 59.74 seconds) and 400-meter hurdles (outdoor: 1:03.32).

High School: Graduated from Millville Senior High School in Millville, N.J…Coached by Brian Sloan…Second team all-conference in 2007, Two-time first team all-conference selection…Played club soccer for Cherry Hill FC Power…Coached by Neil Condon.

Personal: Born May 9, 1993 in Millville, N.J…Daughter of Paul Thornton Sr. and Annette Tornton…Has one brother Paul Jr. (23)…Majoring in Elementary Education…Minoring in English…Plans to travel around the world after graduation…2013 Conference Carolinas Spring Presidential Honor RollDean’s List.

Recent Games
Oct 14 at Mars Hill W, 1-0
Oct 16 Erskine W, 4-0
Oct 19 at Limestone W, 2-0
Oct 26 at Mount Olive W, 3-0
Oct 30 Queens (N.C.) T, 0-0
Nov 4 King (Tenn.) L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 18 9
Games started 18 9
Goals 8 6
Assists 5 5
Points 21 17
Shots 54 33
Shot Pct .148 .182
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 2 1
Date Opponent Score g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 6 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 2-1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 0
Sep 8 vs. Newberry L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 11 Catawba W, 1-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 14 North Georgia L, 1-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 18 at Wingate L, 2-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 21 Belmont Abbey L, 2-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 25 at Tusculum L, 3-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 28 North Greenville W, 1-0 0 1 1 10 .000 0-0 0
Oct 3 at Pfeiffer W, 3-2 0 1 1 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 5 Barton W, 2-0 2 0 4 4 .500 0-0 1
Oct 9 at Converse W, 3-0 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 12 at King (Tenn.) W, 2-0 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
Oct 14 at Mars Hill W, 1-0 1 0 2 5 .200 0-0 1
Oct 16 Erskine W, 4-0 3 1 7 5 .600 0-0 0
Oct 19 at Limestone W, 2-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 26 at Mount Olive W, 3-0 1 1 3 5 .200 0-0 0
Oct 30 Queens (N.C.) T, 0-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 4 King (Tenn.) L, 1-0 0 0 0 8 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2011-12 21 21 .57 .29 1.43 5.24 .109 2.67 .509
2012-13 18 16 .11 .17 .39 3.72 .030 1.61 .433
2013-14 18 18 .44 .28 1.17 3.00 .148 1.50 .500
2014-15 19 18 .26 .32 .84 3.05 .086 1.53 .500
Total 76 73 .36 .26 .97 3.80 .093 1.86 .488
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2011-12 21 21 12 6 30 110 .109 56 .509 2 0 0-0 2
2012-13 18 16 2 3 7 67 .030 29 .433 0 0 0-0 1
2013-14 18 18 8 5 21 54 .148 27 .500 2 0 0-0 2
2014-15 19 18 5 6 16 58 .086 29 .500 1 0 0-0 1
Total 76 73 27 20 74 289 .093 141 .488 5 0 0-0 6
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 18 18 .44 .28 1.17 3.00 .148 1.50 .500
Conference 9 9 .67 .56 1.89 3.67 .182 1.89 .515
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 8 8 .62 .25 1.50 4.25 .147 1.88 .441
Away 9 9 .33 .33 1.00 2.22 .150 1.33 .600
Neutral 1 1 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -

Wins 10 10 .70 .50 1.90 3.90 .179 1.80 .462
Losses 7 7 .14 .00 .29 1.86 .077 1.00 .538

September 8 8 .12 .12 .38 2.12 .059 .50 .235
October 9 9 .78 .44 2.00 3.22 .241 2.11 .655
November 1 1 .00 .00 .00 8.00 .000 4.00 .500
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 18 18 8 5 21 54 .148 27 .500 2 0 0-0 2
Conference 9 9 6 5 17 33 .182 17 .515 1 0 0-0 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -

Home 8 8 5 2 12 34 .147 15 .441 1 0 0-0 1
Away 9 9 3 3 9 20 .150 12 .600 1 0 0-0 1
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0

Wins 10 10 7 5 19 39 .179 18 .462 2 0 0-0 2
Losses 7 7 1 0 2 13 .077 7 .538 0 0 0-0 0

September 8 8 1 1 3 17 .059 4 .235 0 0 0-0 0
October 9 9 7 4 18 29 .241 19 .655 2 0 0-0 2
November 1 1 0 0 0 8 .000 4 .500 0 0 0-0 0