Melissa Peters
2011-12 Women's Track & Field
HT.
5'3"
YR.
Jr.
HOMETOWN
Mesa, Ariz.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Mesa CC
Melissa Peters

2011-12: Competed and set season-highs in the 800m (2:18.68), 1000m (3:04.42), 1500m (4:50.67) and mile run (5:22.43)... made her ETSU debut at the Appalachian Invitational Indoor, taking bronze in the 800m final (Dec. 2-3)... took sixth in the 800m at the VT Invitational (Jan. 13-14)... won the bronze medal in the mile run at the 34th annual Niswonger Invitational (Jan. 27-28)... had an outdoor season-best finish of 11th in the 1500m at the Tennessee Challenge (April 7), and in the 800m at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships (April 20-21).

Prior to ETSU: Participated in track & field for two years at Mesa Community College in Mesa, Ariz., where she earned the NJCCAA 2010 U.S. Citizen All-American Cross Country Award... MVP of her cross country team in 2010, and MVP in track & field in 2011... ran personal bests of 2:15.97 in the 800m and 4:47.27 in the 1500m... went to high school at Mountain View High School in Mesa, Ariz., where she won two varsity letters in cross country and threee letters in track & field under head coach Bill Webster.

Personal: Born March 18, 1991... daughter of Anthony and Diane Peters... majoring in interdisciplinary studies.

2011-12 Women's Track & Field
Distance
Anja ClaussnitzerSr.
Jennifer Brown5'2"Jr.
Amanda Caudle5'7"Jr./So.
Chelsea Clark5'7"So.
Caitlyn Epps5'3"R-Sr.
Melissa Peters5'3"Jr.
Ashley Powell5'4"So.
MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville 87 F
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. ETSU 98
MBB ETSU 69 F
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Winthrop 64
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Indiana State University 76
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 26, 12:00 p.m. Indiana University 97
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State
WBB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Dec 3, 5:00 p.m. George Mason University
MBB Western Carolina Freedom Hall
Dec 3, 8:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Huntsville, Ala.
Dec 6, 6:00 p.m. Alabama A&M University
MBB UNC Greensboro Freedom Hall
Dec 13, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB Eastern Kentucky University Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 13, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 15, 12:00 p.m. Morehead State University
MBB ETSU Richmond, Ky.
Dec 16, 7:00 p.m. Eastern Kentucky
WBB ETSU Wilmington, N.C.
Dec 19, 11:30 a.m. University of North Carolina Wilmington