Melissa Powell
Melissa Powell
Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tulsa, Okla.

High School:
Bishop Kelley

Height:
5-3

Event:
Breaststroke/IM

Birthdate:
02/25/1981

Horned Frog Scouting Report: TCU’s top returnee in a number of events, including the 100 and 200 breast, 400 IM and 200 fly ... has earned three letters during Horned Frog career.

TCU Career: Placed second in the 200 breast at the 2002 C-USA Championships to earn all-conference honors ... was also a finalist in the 100 breast at the C-USA Championships, finishing seventh ... capped impressive conference meet by just missing making the finals of the 400 IM, placing ninth overall ... Had a strong showing at the 2001 WAC Championships, highlighted by a top-10 finish in the 400 IM ... placed ninth in the 400 IM, 12th in the 200 breast and 15th in the 100 breast ... collected a sixth-place finish in the 200 breast at the 2000 WAC Championships .

High School/Club Achievements: Four-time Oklahoma state champion in the 100 breast ... also earned one 200 IM state crown ... a Junior and Senior National qualifier ... captained Bishop Kelley’s swimming and water polo squads.

Personal: Full name is Melissa Lee Powell ... born February 25, 1981 (turns 22 during season) ... daughter of Gina and Ron Powell ... participated in dance for 17 years ... majoring in business marketing.


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