12 - Megan Jenisch
Megan Jenisch
Height: 5-4
Year: Senior
Hometown: Ozark, Mo.
High School: Ozark HS
Position: Defender

2013: Appearing in 11 games for the Lions at defender as senior, Jenisch made four starts on the year as she registered two shots...Appeared in three consecutive shutouts over East Central, Central Oklahoma, and Northeastern State.

2012: Starting all 18 games for the Lions at defender, Jenisch helped Southern record a pair of shutouts on the year over Nebraska-Kearney and Northwest Missouri while holding opponents to a .147 shooting percentage...Earned Capital One Academic First-team All-District 7 Honors for carrying a 4.0 GPA in biology through her first three years at Southern.

2011: Saw action in seven matches for Southern...Helped the Lions defense shut out four opponents on the season, including a 1-0 win over Southwest Baptist in the MIAA Post-Season Tournament.

2010: Came off the bench in 11 matches for the Lions...proved to be a vaulable assest on the defensive side of the ball that shutout five opponents last season.

In High School: Played four years for the Ozark Tigers ... earned first-team All-Conference, All-Region and All-Ozarks honors ... helped the Tigers to a District championship as a sophomore.

Personal: A biology major ... born August 4, 1991 in Springfield, Mo. ... daughter of Andrew and Monica Jenisch.