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Cathy Reese
Women's lacrosse notes: Megan Whittle making strong first impression for Maryland
Women's lacrosse notes: Megan Whittle making strong first impression for Maryland

When freshman attacker Megan Whittle started the first Maryland game of the season, there was no question she was ready for the highest level of the college game. But she's still grateful for every bit of encouragement her teammates have to offer. Before the No. 1 Terps took on No. 2 North Carolina Sunday, junior Alice Mercer calmed Whittle's nerves. "Alice gave me a big hug and was just like, 'You need to play big and don't be afraid or anything, just be aggressive,' and I was like, 'Thank you for telling me that.' Sometimes you need to hear that. You need to hear that you deserve to be out on the field and show them what you've got,"...

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