Megan Takacs
Megan Takacs

Player Profile

Chagrin Falls, Ohio

High School:
Chagrin Falls HS






Takacs Named All-American by

Cal's senior attacker garners another honor


Stanford Bumps Cal from MPSF Semis, 16-6

Takacs becomes Cal's all-time leader in career goals


Cal Gets Rematch Vs. Stanford in MPSF Semis

Bears hope to win second conference title in school history


No. 14 Stanford Escapes with 14-13 Win

McGinnis tied career high with 16 saves


Cal Bids Farewell To Seniors Vs. No. 14 Stanford

Bears meet Cardinal in Lacrosse the Bay Rivalry

AS A SENIOR (2013)
• Named a 2013 Team Captain
• Selected as an All-American by
• Tabbed as the MPSF Player of the Year for the second straight year, as well as the second straight year of garnering IWLCA West Region First Team honors
• Named to the MPSF All-Tournament team after scoring four times against Stanford in the semifinals, along with an assist and six draws
• Cal's all-time leader in career goals with 148 and her 184 career points rank second
• Led the Bears in goals (52 - 1st in MPSF), points (58 - 8th in MPSF) and draws (72 - 2nd in MPSF)
• Ended the season ranked seventh nationally in goals per game and 14th in draws
• Named the MPSF Offensive Player of the Week after scoring four times and tying her personal best in draws with 11 at Fresno State, which also tied for second all-time in MPSF history
• Scored a personal-best tying six times vs. UC Davis for the third time in her career
• Notched five points vs. Iona (3 goals, 2 assists) with five draws
• Also posted five points on five goals at San Diego State, with two ground balls and four draws
• Had a point in six of the seven goals scored at Yale (four goals, two assists)
• Tallied three goals at Fairfield, vs. Denver and Stanford
• Scored four times in the home opener vs. Saint Mary's and at Oregon

AS A JUNIOR (2012)
• 2012 MPSF Player of the Year and an IWLCA West/Midwest Region Team selection
• Named to the All-MPSF Team and the MPSF All-Academic Team • Finished her breakout season as Cal's leader in goals (53), draw controls (63), game-winning goals (4) and free-position goals (11 of 16 attempts). The 53 goals are the most in school history, four of which were gamewinners
• Ranked second on the team in points (60) and now ranks sixth in school history for most points in a single season
• Named the MPSF Player of the Week on March 14 after scoring 11 goals in two wins in San Diego. She scored a game-high six goals against Detroit Mercy on March 8 and then tallied a game-high tying five goals against San Diego State on March 10.
• In addition the school-record 53 goals, also ranks first in shots taken in a season (106) and sixth in points in a season (60). • Scored six goals twice, the other time coming against Boston on March 14.

• Named to the All-MPSF first team
• Led Cal in points (48) and assists (16); also tallied 32 goals, which ranked third on the team
• Scored two gamewinners - in a 14-6 win over Saint Mary's on Feb. 19 and a 14-10 win at Davidson on Feb. 27
• Also tallied 26 draw controls and 21 ground balls
• With her 3.044 GPA, Takacs earned distinction as an MPSF All-Academic Scholar-Athlete

• Had an outstanding freshman season as she was fifth on the team in scoring with 18 points (7 goals and 11 assists)
• Played in all 18 games (10 starts)
• Had a breakout game against Fresno State with two goals and two assists for four points (4/25)
• Added a goal and an assist in the MPSF tournament win over Saint Mary's (4/29)

• Named MVP of her Chagrin Falls High School team, for which she was a three-time, first-team All-American and four-time all-Ohio player
• Was a member of the Great Lakes Team 1 for the WDNT in her sophomore and junior years
• Led her school in assists for four years and scored 221 goals in her career
• Was a four-year, varsity, all-state soccer player in high school

• American studies major
• Earned an academic merit award for maintaining a grade-point average of 3.5 or above all four years of high school
• Parents are Janet Bannerman and Neil Takacs
• Her father was a swimmer at Connecticut
• Born on Nov. 13, 1990, in Cleveland, Ohio


Year	Games	Shots	Goals	Assists	Pts
2010	18	26	11	7	18
2011	17	69	32	16	48
2012	13	106	53	7	60
2013    16      107     52      6       58
Totals	64	308	148	36	184