California DA standout opts for Stanford

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Slater Meehan, who was named to the US Soccer Development Academy West Coast Starting XI in 2011, confirmed that he has committed to Stanford.

Meehan, a Class of 2012 midfielder prospect, was the team captain for the Santa Cruz Breakers in the Development Academy. He was fourth on the team in scoring and started all 28 games.

In high school soccer, Meehan has twice helped Soquel (Soquel, Calif.) to the CIF Central Coast Section Division III title. He was named the Santa Cruz Coast Athletic League Defensive Player of the Year in 2011.