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Lauren Melchers
Class: SR
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.

2017-18 Women's Cross Country Roster
Roster for 2017-18 Women's Cross Country Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
Alex BerendsJR Hudsonville, MIHudsonville
Rachel BlaggJR Marshalltown, IAMarshalltown
Taylor BluemelSO Brodhead, WIBrodhead
Ellie CogginSR Upland, INEastbrook
Anna CraigFR Warsaw, INWarsaw
Margie CrosbyJR Columbia, MORock Bridge
Abby CrosleyJR Fishers, INHeritage Christian
Amanda DibleyJR Bristol, INElkhart Central
Andi FosterSR Van Wert, OHVan Wert
Michelle FranchJR West Chicago, ILWest Chicago Community
Mae Elizabeth GimreJR West Chicago, ILWest Chicago Community
Katelynn HanbackFR Lafayette, INMcCutcheon
Sarah HardenFR Arlington Heights, ILHersey
Megan HarrisonSO Indianapolis, INHeritage Christian
Haley HeathJR Wabash, INSouthwood
Taylor HeathFR Wabash, INSouthwood
Sarah HolzmanFR Strongsville, OHCuyahoga Valley Christian
Erinne LubienskiFR Grosse Pointe Woods, MIGrosse Pointe North
Lauren MelchersSR Algonquin, ILH.D. Jacobs
Naomi NoyesSO Wheaton, ILWheaton North
Livy SchroderFR Caledonia, MICaledonia
Anna SouzisJR Groveport, OHMadison Christian
Maddie WeedenSO Wheaton, ILWheaton North
Ariel WentworthFR Sugarcreek, OHGaraway
Valerie WierengaSO Grandville, MIGrandville