Pepperdine opened the 2013 season with a 1-1 draw vs. No. 18 Cal (8/26/13).
ODP: Spent two seasons (2011-12) on the Oregon ODP squad under head coach Rochelle Hearns ... Helped ODP team to finals of the 2011 Phoenix ODP Regional Championship ... Qualified for the Region IV Interregional Team.
CLUB: Spent five years with Southside Ireland, Tualatin Hills United Ireland under head coach Miguel Guante and one season with FC Portland Navy ... Played on Oregon Premier League Championship teams in 2011 and 2012 ... Played as a guest player in the Oregon State Cup U-19 Championship and the Regional Quarterfinals.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Sherwood High School in 2013 after playing four years of varsity soccer for head coach Bill Brown ... During standout career, scored 37 goals with 40 assists, despite only playing during the postseason as a senior ... Turned in highly decorated junior campaign sharing Oregon State Soccer 5A Co-Player of the Year honors, All-5A State First Team, NWOC Co-Player of the Year after scoring nine goals to go along with 22 assists ... Named Player of the Game in the 2011 State Championship game after leading the Bowmen to the title ... Helped SHS to runner-up 5A State showings in 2009 and 2012 ... Three prep teammates are playing Division I soccer ... Collected a letter in track and field in 2010 posting a fifth place finish in the 4x400 relay en route to honorable mention all-state recognition ... A four-year honor roll student and a two-year member of the National Honor Society and the National Art Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Given name is Meghan Creagh Schoen ... Born in Portland, Ore. ... Plans to major in elementary education ... Daughter of Mike and Creagh Schoen ... Chose Pepperdine for the Christian school, the academic standards, the beautiful campus and the quality of the soccer program ... Brother, Nicholas Schoen, plays soccer at George Fox, while father, Mike, ran track and cross country at Oregon State.
FAVORITES: The Hunger Games (book); Bridesmaids (movie); The Office (TV show); Fun (musical artist); pasta (food); basketball (sport other than soccer) ... Enjoys hanging out with friends, cooking, hiking, art and traveling in free time ... Favorite part of playing soccer is being part of a team working hard to score goals against obstacles.