Megan McLinden
Megan  McLinden

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Marietta, Ga.

High School:
Marietta HS

Height:
5-4


07/22/2016

WCU Tennis, Nine Student-Athletes Receive Academic Honors from ITA

Four student-athletes post a perfect 4.00 GPA during the 2015-16 academic year

07/05/2016

Southern Conference Announces 2015-16 Honor Roll

177 Western Carolina Student-Athletes Honored

04/22/2016

No. 8 Catamounts Fall to No. 1 Paladins in SoCon Women's Tennis

The 2016 team sets school record with most wins in program history

04/17/2016

Women's Tennis to Battle Furman in Chattanooga

Southern Conference Championship to start Friday April 22

04/16/2016

Catamounts Women’s Tennis Senior Day Complete with Sweep

WCU closes out regular season at 12-10

04/16/2016

Western Carolina Women's Tennis Senior Day

Western Carolina Women's Tennis Senior Day

02/12/2016

Western Carolina versus Longwood

Western Carolina versus Longwood

02/28/2015

Western Carolina versus Wright State

Western Carolina versus Wright State

2015-16 (Senior): Appeared in 22 of the 23 matches for the Catamounts ... Finished with an 8-13 singles mark with all 22 matches coming at No. 2 ... Finished with 30 career singles victories to rank second on the WCU career charts ... Compiled a season-best two match win streak three times ... Won matches versus North Carolina A&T (01/31), Longwood (02/12), USC Upstate (02/26), Gardner-Webb (03/08), UNC Asheville (03/16), Tusculum (03/30), Lenoir-Rhyne (04/16) and Limestone (04/16) ... Went 5-13 in doubles action with all five wins coming at No. 2 ... Won three-straight doubles victories from Jan. 17 to Feb. 7 ... Picked up victories against Radford (01/17), N.C. Central (01/30), Davidson (02/07), Appalachian State (02/28) and Limestone (04/16) ... Named to the 2015-16 Southern Conference Honor Roll ... Selected to the 2016 SoCon Spring Academic All-Conference Team ... Recipient of the 2015-16 Southern Conference Commissioner's Medal, awarded to student-athletes who attain a GPA of 3.8 or higher throughout the year ... Was named a Scholar-Athlete by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).

2014-15 (Junior): Competed in all 23 matches for the Catamounts ... Spent most of the season at the No. 1 spot in singles while playing all 23 matches in the No.1 doubles slot ... Finished with an 11-10 singles record including 9-9 at No. 1 ... Went 9-13 at No. 1 doubles, mostly spent with teammate Shannon Bettiol ... Led the team with 11 individual wins ... Had a seven-match singles win streak early in the season ... Named SoCon Player of the Week (03/11) ... Won her singles draw at the Steve Baras Fall Classic in Chattanooga, Tenn. ... Won a conference match against Mercer's Xandra Fougner ... Won four games against nationally-ranked Joanna Nalborska of N.C. State ... Was named a Scholar-Athlete by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) ... Named to the 2014-15 Southern Conference Honor Roll ... Selected to the 2015 SoCon Spring Academic All-Conference Team.

2013-14 (Sophomore): Played in all 21 matches on the season, splitting her time between flights three through five individually ... Finished the year 7-14 overall including a 4-5 mark in SoCon play ... Claimed five victories in the No. 3 position for the Catamounts, finishing 5-9 ... Was 2-4 as the No. 4 and 0-1 at No. 5 ... Played in all three flights of doubles with a two match victories ... Played No. 1 doubles three times, No. 2 doubles in 12 and once in No. 3 ... Was named a Scholar-Athlete by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).

2012-13 (Redshirt): Did not see any action.

2011-12 (Freshman): Appeared in 17 singles matches for the Catamounts ... Spent time as the No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3 singles player ... Picked up one win in the No. 1 slot and three in the No. 3 slot ... Finished second on the team with four individual wins ... Played in four matches as part of the No. 2 doubles team and 12 matches as part of the No. 1 doubles team... Won one doubles match with Ainhoa Iglesias Diaz ... Won three-straight individual matches in early March ... Picked up individual wins against Brevard, Georgia Southern, ETSU and Mars Hill.

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