Megan Lester
Megan Lester

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Tolland, Conn.

High School:
Tolland High School

Event:
Thrower

Eligibility:
SO/SO


08/06/2014

UConn Places 180 Student-Athletes On American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team

UConn had student-athletes honored in each varsity sport The American sponsors

08/06/2014

UConn Places 180 Student-Athletes On American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team

UConn had student-athletes honored in each varsity sport The American sponsors

05/04/2014

Mania Earns Most Outstanding Performer As Huskies Place Third In American Championship

The senior won the 800m and 1500m runs

05/03/2014

Huskies Conclude Day Two in Tampa

UConn enters final of day championship in fifth place

03/22/2014

UConn 4x400 Meter Relay Team Sets School Record, Top NCAA Time At FSU Relays

The 4x400 Meter Team and Odrine Belot Accounted for UConn's Top Finishes in Tallahassee

05/17/2015

AAC Women's Outdoor Championship Day 3

AAC Women's Outdoor Championship Day 3 (photos by Stephen Slade)

2014 Outdoor (Freshman)

  • Finished 12th in the javelin throw at the American Athletic Conference Championship (31.47m).
  • Threw for 33.18m to finish 15th in the javelin at the Larry Ellis Invitational.
  • Season's best launch of 36.42m came at the FSU Relays to take 10th place.

High School:Attended Tolland High School... Earned All-New England and All-State in 2011 and 2013... Also named All Conference in and honored as an All-Area selection in 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013... A CT Class M Javelin State Champion in 2011 and 2013 and a Class M State Record Holder... her team captured the Class M State Champions in 2012 and 2013... landed on the honor roll in every semeser of her high school career... also earned All-Academic in each of her sports seasons in high school... also played soccer and basketball.

Personal: Born March 26, 1995.