23 Meghana Pagadala
23 Meghana Pagadala
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Rock Island, Ill.
High School: Rivermont Collegiate
Position: OH
Major: Chemistry

Honors
Academic All-SCIAC (Fall 2013, Fall 2014, 2015-16)
SCIAC Sportsmanship Team (2014)

2015

   TEAM RANKS

  • 2nd in service aces per set (0.29)
  • Tied-2nd in service aces (20)
  • T-3rd in digs (101)
  • 5th in kills (42), kills per set (0.62), digs per set (1.49), total blocks (13)

2014
Played all 74 sets over 23 matches.

  TEAM RANKS

  • 2nd kills (60), kills per set (0.81)
  • tied-2nd service aces (9)
  • t-3rd solo blocks (2)
  • 4th digs (63)
  • 5th assists (5), total blocks (7) 

2013
Appeared in 15 sets over 11 matches…Recorded four digs and one total block.

2012-13
Basketball
Played in one game.

Research and STEM activities
Worked on TCR gene therapy in the lab of David Baltimore.

Prior to Caltech
Member of the basketball and volleyball teams in high school...Named MVP and defensive player of the year in basketball where she played as a post player...Captain of her high school basketball team.

Personal
Daughter of Kishore and Padma...Has one younger sister, Manasa.