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Paris 2024: Meet Megan Valzonis

With the start of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games rapidly approaching, get to know the athletes named to the U.S. Olympic Women's Field Hockey Team.

  • About Megan

    Jersey Number: 6

    Position: Forward

    Hometown: San Diego, Calif.

    Began Playing: 2009

    Joined USWNT: 2021

    High School: Serra

    Club Team: RUSH

    College: University of California

    Major: Sociology

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    Best Words of Advice

    "Shooters shoot (the field hockey ball)!"

  • World Championship Experience
    • 9th - 2023-24 FIH Pro League (worldwide)
    • 9th - 2022-23 FIH Pro League (worldwide)
    • 9th - 2021-22 FIH Pro League (worldwide)
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  • Personal Accolades
    • 2021 - U.S. U22 Junior Pan American Championship Training Squad
    • 2017 & 2018 - member of U-19 USWNT
    • 2016 - member of U-17 USWNT

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  • Most memorable field hockey moment

    First being selected to the U.S. Women's National Team in June 2021

    Hidden Talent

    Can make a mean baked oats

    Fun Fact

    She's a cat mom

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  • Favorite Vacation Spot

    Hawaii

    Favorite Past Times

    Laying on the beach with a good book

    Favorite Pump-Up Song

    Any song by Kygo

    Dream Job

    College Coach or mom

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  • Parents

    Jeff and Tracy Rodgers

    Sibling(s)

    Has two sisters, Racquel and Kristin

    Husband

    Married to Stuart Valzonis, former last name is Rodgers

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