Megan Shimoda began her volleyball career with Culver Volleyball Club in 2013 with her first coach Marty Siegal. Megan is an alumni of Culver City High School where she was a four year letter winner for the Centaurs. She helped lead the team to back to back CIF titles in 2016 and 2017 as well as three straight Ocean League titles from 2016 to 2018. Megan was named All-Ocean League First Team in 2017, Ocean League MVP in 2018, and All-CIF from 2017 to 2018. She then went on to play division 1 volleyball for the University of California, Santa Barbara where she was a setter and right side for her four years as a Gaucho.