AS A REDSHIRT-JUNIOR (2016): Game-by-Game Statistics Made one appearance as she pitched one inning against IPFW (03/18) ... shared the shutout against the Mastodons with Karissa Frazier and Bridget Boyle ... earned one strikeout, allowed two walks and one hit AS A REDSHIRT-SOPHOMORE (2015): Game-by-Game Statistics Appeared in three games all on relief ... threw 1.1 innings, struck out two, gave up one hit and one earned run at IUPUI (03/24) to collect her lone win of the season and second of her career ... additionally saw time in the circle against Loyola (04/01) and Youngstown State (04/18)
AS A REDSHIRT-FRESHMAN (2014): Game-by-Game Statistics Made five appearances and received her first collegiate start against Detroit (04/19) ... in her first appearance against the Titans (04/18), pitched 2.1 innings, allowed just one hit, struck out one and picked up her first career win ... had her best outing of the season at Oakland (05/04), where she pitched 4.1 innings with three strikeouts and two runs allowed
AS A FRESHMAN (2013): Did not appear in the lineup, retained four years of eligibility.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Three-time letterwinner in softball (pitcher) at Marengo Community (Ill.) ... assisted her team to regional championships during her freshman and sophomore seasons ... served as team captain as a freshman and sophomore ... notched MVP, all-conference and all- area honors during her freshman and sophomore seasons ... member of Fellowship of Christian Athletes, National Honor Society, student council, Lutheran Outdoors Ministry Center, Trinity Lutheran Church Youth Committee ... achieved high honor roll and honor roll ... born Oct. 14, 1993, in Woodstock, Ill. ... daughter of Jim and Lisa Melson ... has one brother, Ryan, who plays baseball at Grinnell College ... greatest athletic thrill to date is representing the United States for the International Cup Series of Fast Pitch Softball in 2009 ... currently enrolled as an Exercise Science and Health Promotion major
CAREER BESTS A: 1 at Oakland (05/04/14) IP: 4.1 at Oakland (05/04/14) H*: 4 at Oakland (05/04/14) R*: 2 at Oakland (05/04/14) ER*: 2 at Oakland (05/04/14) SO: 3 at Oakland (05/04/14) BB*: 4 at Oakland (05/04/14) * must have pitched four or more innings (or three in a five-inning win)