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Lauren Melchers
Class: JR
Major: Exercise Science
Hometown: Algonquin, IL
Previous School: H.D. Jacobs

2016 at Taylor: Raced in all six competitions during the regular season … Turned in a season-best time of 22:38.6 at Great Lakes Invite … Garnered NAIA Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Crossroads League honors.

2015 at Taylor: Competed in four varsity races for the Trojans and six races overall … Ran personal-best time of 21:49.8 at season-opening Indiana Wesleyan Invite … Logged trio of top-100 finishes.

2014 at Taylor: Took the course in all five of TU’s regular season meets … Logged season-best time of 25:55.0 at Great Lakes Invite.

Prep: Ran one season on varsity team at H. D. Jacobs High for Kevin Christian … Participated in National College Readiness … Received Academic Excellence Award … Graduated with High Honors.

Personal: Daughter of David and Barbara Melchers … Majoring in exercise science.

2016-17 Women's Cross Country Roster
Roster for 2016-17 Women's Cross Country Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
Kristin AltFR Perrysburg, OHPerrysburg
Alex BerendsJR Hudsonville, MIHudsonville
Rachel BlaggSO Marshalltown, IAMarshalltown
Taylor BluemelFR Brodhead, WIBrodhead
Margie CrosbySO Columbia, MORock Bridge
Abby CrosleySO Fishers, INHeritage Christian
Amanda DibleySO Bristol, INElkhart Central
Andi FosterJR Van Wert, OHVan Wert
Michelle FranchSO West Chicago, ILWest Chicago Community
Kathryn GerigSR Indianapolis, INHeritage Christian
Mae Elizabeth GimreSO West Chicago, ILWest Chicago Community
Megan HarrisonFR Indianapolis, INHeritage Christian
Haley HeathSO Wabash, INSouthwood
Lauren MelchersJR Algonquin, ILH.D. Jacobs
Naomi NoyesFR Wheaton, ILWheaton North
Ellie RodmanJR Upland, INEastbrook
Hannah SchroderSR Caledonia, MICaledonia
Anna SouzisSO Groveport, OHMadison Christian
Maddie WeedenFR Wheaton, ILWheaton North