Name: Megan Kane
Major: Elementary and Special Education
Hometown: Kingston, Pa.
High School: Wyoming Valley West HS
Driving force for your decision to come to Wilkes?
Wilkes University has a great teacher education program, it is close to home, and I absolutely loved the field hockey team and coaching staff when I visited.
Post graduation plans in terms of a career?
After graduation, I hope to get a permanent teaching job and I plan to continue my education towards a master’s degree.
Favorite building on campus?
My favorite building on campus is Breiseth. All of my education classes are there, so that is where I spend most of my time.
What came first? The chicken or the egg?
Hopes for this season as a Colonel?
My hopes for this season is to work our way into the MAC playoffs and win a MAC title! Our team connection on and off the field is so strong, and we have the intensity and talent to do it.
When/Why did you first begin playing?
I attended field hockey camps starting in 4th grade, and have loved the game ever since.
Other interests or hobbies off of the field?
I enjoy eating, random road trips, and cuddling with my cats.
Most influential person in your life?
The most influential person in my life is my mom. She is the most loving and supportive person I have ever met, and I am so lucky to be able to call her my mom.
A quote you live your life by?
“Live for the moments you can’t put into words.”
What does “Be Colonel” mean to you?
To me, “Be Colonel” means to be the best version of yourself.
Coke or Pepsi?
Pepsi for sure.
Favorite meal to eat on campus?
A spinach chicken caesar wrap from the POD.
There is no way I can pick a favorite professor. All the education department professors are phenomenal!
Anyone to give a shout-out to?
Special shout-out to my WUFH teammates, who are also my best friends. I wouldn’t want to spend my college years with anyone else.
-Compiled by Amber Grohowski