Megan Sandford
Megan Sandford
Height: 5-9
Year: RS Junior
Hometown: Orange, Calif.
High School: Orange Lutheran HS
Experience: 2V

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2013 Big West All-Academic

Finished the season with an overall record of 7-11 in singles action and a 6-7 mark in singles dual competition…played at three different spots in the lineup: No. 4 (2-5), No. 5 (3-2), No. 6 (1-0)…completed the year with a 3-1 record against Big West competition… recorded wins against opponents from Georgetown, Colorado State, Cal State Northridge, UC Davis and UC Riverside…in doubles play, finished the year 10-11 overall and 8-9 in dual play…at the No. 3 spot, partnered with Rebekah Ermac (1-2) and also teamed with Melanie Abella (0-4)…at No. 2 doubles, found success paired with Alexis Valenzuela as the team finished 7-3 including a 2-2 mark in the Big West…ended the season on a four-match wining streak… recorded wins against opponents from Colorado State, Amherst, Wyoming, UC Riverside, Cal Poly and 55th-ranked Long Beach State.

Named to the Big West All-Academic team and was named the team’s co-Most Valuable Player…was one of three player with double digit victories, finishing dual match play with an 11-10 record, including a 5-4 Big West record – the most conference wins for a Titan during the 2013 season…competed at the No. 4 (2-1), No. 5 (3-6) and No. 6 (5-3) positions in the lineup… in doubles play, teamed with Emilia Borkowski (6-8, 3-2 Big West) and Rebekah Ermac (6-3, 2-2 Big West).

Missed the year with an injury.

AS A FRESHMAN (2010-11)
Completed her rookie season with a 10-22 overall singles record, including a 6-18 mark in dual match play... competed anywhere from No. 3 to No. 6 in the lineup, posting her best record (4-8) at the No. 5 position... started strong with four wins in her first five fall singles matches, claiming the singles consolation title at the Cal State Fullerton Fall Intercollegiates with a straight-set win over Portland State's Marti Pellicano... her eight wins over regional opponents ranked second only to teammate Morgan McIntosh... combined to go 6-23 overall in doubles play, teaming up with Morgan McIntosh to post a 4-18 mark in doubles play, competing mainly at the No. 2 position... Sandford and McIntosh were the only Titan doubles team with multiple Big West Conference wins on the year.

Played two seasons for the Lancers, competing at the No. 2 position... helped Orange Lutheran to the Trinity League title and a trip to the CIF finals as a senior.

PERSONAL: Born in Orange, Calif...parents are Mark and Julie Sandford...has one brother, Jimmy...major is health goal is to become a nurse practitioner...chose Cal State Fullerton because she liked the tennis program and received a scholarship...favorite sports other than tennis include volleyball, riding horses, and football...father Mark played tennis at Chapman University for two years...models her game after Victoria Azarenka...favorites include: Caroline Wozniacki (tennis player), U.S. Open (sports venue), Kings of Leon (musical artist), Pinterest (website), "Gladiator," "Seabiscuit" (movies), "Great Gatsby" (book), Jennifer Lawrence (actress).