Megan Kawahara enters her second season at USC.
Kawahara did not play singles or doubles as a freshman.
Kawahara is a 2003 graduate of St. Francis High in Mountain View, Calif. ... Played four years of varsity tennis... Also competed on the junior varsity basketball team... Played No. 2 singles as a junior and senior... Helped lead team to CIF Central Coast Sectional finals in 2001... Captured the 2001 West Catholic Athletic League doubles championship and reached the semifinals of the Central Coast Section individual doubles tournament... Competed at the 2000 Super Nationals in under-16 singles... Graduated cum laude.
Megan Fujiko Kawahara was born on Nov. 2, 1984, in San Leandro, Calif. ... The daughter of John and Barbara Kawahara, she has one sister, Samantha... Her father, John, played USTA tennis... She teaches tennis over the summers... Chose to attend USC because of its strong athletic and academic environment... Hopes to travel abroad after graduation... Her major is undecided.