Rider Softball BIO
18 Megan Ailand

At Rider:
Graphic Design major...tied the Rider record for appearances with 36 as a junior and enters her senior season as a 63-game veteran…started 27 games and was second on the team in wins and strikeouts in 2016…threw a complete game, six-hitter, allowing only one earned run in Rider’s Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference win at Iona on April 10, 2016…recorded a save in 4 1/3 innings of relief as the Broncs won against Saint Peter’s in conference play on April 26, 2016…went six innings with three strikeouts as Rider defeated Saint Peter’s in MAAC play on May 3, 2016…12 appearances, making four starts as a sophomore…three appearances in MAAC play…threw an eight inning complete game, allowing only two earned runs against Columbia on April 21, 2015...threw six strong innings, allowing only five hits in a 2-1 loss at Delaware on April 15, 2015...as a Rider rookie, had the lowest earned run average on the team and was third in appearances (15), making five starts.

At Burlingame High School:
Team captain as a senior…was named Most Valuable Player as a member of the junior varsity team…was an honors student in her junior and senior year…hobbies includes music, theater and art…plays the piano...personal: daughter of Thomas and Chikako Ailand.

Position: Pitcher
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Burlingame, CA
High School: Burlingame