WOMEN'S HOCKEY - UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

HEIGHT & WEIGHT:  5'10, 160

DATE OF BIRTH: September 3, 1987 (29)

HOMETOWN & RESIDENCE: Danvers, Massachussetts / Boston

POSITION and #: Forward, 10

# OF YEARS ON THE US NATIONAL TEAM: 2006 - present (Team Captain 2014 - 2017, Assistant Captain 2011-13)

Meghan at the NHL/NHLPA Digital Goals launch event - September 9, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.

Meghan at the NHL/NHLPA Digital Goals launch event - September 9, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.

FAMILY:  Mary and Bob - Mom & Dad / Kaitlyn and Bryan - Sister & Brother

OLYMPIC MEDALS:

  • Sochi 2014 (SILVER) 
  • Vancouver 2010 (SILVER)

IIHF WOMEN'S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP MEDALS:

  • 6 GOLD (2016, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2009, 2008)
  • 2 SILVER (2012, 2007)

FOUR NATIONS CUP MEDALS:

  • 5 GOLD (2016, 2015, 2012, 2011, 2008)
  • 4 SILVER (2014, 2010, 2009, 2007)
  • BRONZE (2013)

US NATIONAL TEAM GAMES PLAYED:

  • 109
  • played in her 100th game at the 2015 IIHF Women's World Hockey Championship 

PRO EXPERIENCE:

  • Boston Pride (2016-17) National Women's Hockey League
  • Buffalo Beauts (2015-16) National Women's Hockey League
  • Boston Blades (2011-12, 2012-13, 2014-15) Canadian Women's Hockey League

PRO CHAMPIONSHIP:

  • Boston Blades 2014-15 Clarkson Cup Champion 

COACHING EXPERIENCE:

  • Assistant Head Coach, Clarkson University (Potsdam, NY) 2014-15 & 2015-16

USOC TEAM OF THE YEAR/ MONTH HONORS:  

  • April 2016 - U.S. Women's Ice Hockey Team (team of the month)
  • April 2015 - U.S. Women's Ice Hockey Team (team of the month)

CHARITABLE GIVING:

  • February 2017 - Donated $1,000 of CCM Hockey products to the Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation in Washington, D.C. for a gift directed towards the Tucker Road Youth Hockey Program whose ice rink was destroyed in a fire on January 4, 2017 ruining donated equipment to the Tucker Road Ducks
  • August 2016 - Donated $5,000 of CCM Hockey products to the Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation in Philadelphia which benefits high-risk inner-city youth in Philadelphia and Camden, NJ

SPORTS NOTES:

  • Participant in the second NWHL All Star Game 2016-17 (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • Meghan's 6th IIHF Women's World Championship title ties her for the most all time for the United States (with Knight, Bellamy & Vetter) 
  • Lost the inaugural 2016 Isobel Cup Final to Boston (2 games to none) 
  • Participant in the NWHL All Star Game 2015-2016 (Buffalo, NY)
  • CWHL Clarkson Cup Champion 2015 (DNP but was on team) 
  • Participant in the CWHL All Star Game 2014-2015

EDUCATION: University of Wisconsin '11 (Biology)

EQUIPMENT USED IN COMPETITION: CCM Hockey

ENDORSEMENTS:

  • Dunkin' Donuts
  • RBK CCM Hockey

SOCIAL MEDIA: @MDuggan10 - Twitter / MDuggan10 - Instagram

PUBLIC FACING INITIATIVES:  Took part in NHL / NHLPA Digital Goals Education Launch in September 2014

COLLEGE COACHING NOTES:  As an assistant coach, led Clarkson University to the 2016 NCAA Frozen Four with a victory of Quinnipiac in the Elite 8.  Meghan stepped down from Clarkson in April 2016 so that she can focus on making the 2018 Winter Olympic Team.