|Hometown:||Ft. Wayne, Ind.|
2013-14 - Ran the 14th best time in school history at 18:50 in the 5,000 during cross country.
Prep - Lettered in cross country and track.
Personal - Born Melanie Ruich...Daughter of Ron and Cindy Ruich...Has two sisters, Joy and Chrissy, and a brother, Ross.