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Melissa Rohwer

Class: Junior
Position: Jumps
Height: 5-10

Previous School: Nampa Christian School

Hometown: Nampa, Idaho

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
55 - 7.84 (Indoor)
100 - 12.88
200 - 26.49
LJ - 19-0 (5.79m)
TJ - 40-5.5 (12.33m)

All-Big South Honors (3)
2013 Indoor Triple Jump - 3rd
2013 Outdoor Long Jump - 2nd
2014 Indoor Triple Jump - 3rd

2013 Outdoor Track & Field (So.)
• Big South Presidential Honor Roll
• Long jumped a personal-best 19-0 to finish as the Big South runner-up and move into seventh place in program history
• Also placed fourth in the Big South triple jump final
• Personal-best 40-5.5 triple jump effort won the Liberty Twilight Qualifier title and enabled her to climb into the No. 2 spot on Liberty's all-time list
• Triple jumped at the ECAC meet

2012-13 Indoor Track & Field (So.)
• Earned her first All-Big South honor with a third-place showing in the triple jump, while finishing fifth in the long jump
• Triple jumped her way to 14th place in the ECAC final
• Improved her indoor personal-best marks to 18-4.25 (at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup) in the long jump and 39-2.5 (at the Liberty Open) in the triple jump
• Ended the year ranked No. 5 on Liberty's indoor triple jump performance list and No. 9 on the long jump ledger

2012 Outdoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Made the Big South Presidential Honor Roll
• Placed seventh in the triple jump and 10th in the long jump at her first Big South outdoor meet
• Became the sixth Lady Flame ever to triple jump over 39 feet outdoors, posting a season best of 39-1, along with an 18-8.5 long jump best

2011-12 Indoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Placed fifth in the Big South triple jump final (with a season-best leap of 38-6) and sixth in the Big South long jump (with a season-best 17-11.5)

Prep
• Graduated from Nampa Christian High School
• Helped her team win four straight Idaho 2A state track & field championships
• Swept the long jump and triple jump state titles as a junior and senior
• Ran for her team's state championship 4 x 100 relay team and placed second in the 100 hurdles as a senior in 2011
• Named the 2011 Idaho Press-Tribune Spring Girls' Track Athlete of the Year
• Top marks were 39-7.75 in the triple jump and 18-6.75 in the long jump
• Earned state individual academic recognition all four years, with a GPA above 3.75

Personal
• Daughter of Paul and Brenda Rohwer
• Accounting major
• Birthday is April 12