2010-11 Women's Lacrosse
Mel Hicks
Mel Hicks
No.: 9
Pos.: D
Cl.: So.
Ht.: 5-7
Hometown (Last School): Jacksonville, Fla. (Detroit Mercy)
Rosters: 2011-12 Women's Lacrosse
2010-11 Women's Lacrosse
AS A SOPHOMORE (2011): Appeared in 13 games as a reserve…collected seven ground balls and one caused-turnover playing predominately as a defender…made JU debut versus Cincinnati (2/13)…picked up two ground balls and a draw control against Fresno State (2/26)…tied a season high with two ground balls against Howard in the NLC Quarterfinals (4/29).

AS A FRESHMAN (DETROIT MERCY 2009) : Played two seasons at Detroit Mercy under Mary Ann Meltzer…named the team’s Most Valuable Defender…started all 13 games in which she played in 2010…record 17 ground balls and five draw controls while also causing 12 turnovers…as a freshman, started 14 games and picked up 17 ground balls, one draw control and 13 caused-turnovers for the Titans.

HIGH SCHOOL: Started two years at Bartram Trail High School under head coach Matt Ragland…as a senior, received all-America and all-Florida honors…member of the “Top 100 Recruited” by takkle.com…as a junior, earned all-district honors…played two seasons for club team LaxManiax Elite.

PERSONAL: Born Aug. 31, 1990 in Davenport, Iowa …daughter of Mike and Linda…has one sister, Jackie...proposed major is exercise science and her career plans include being a strength coach…mother, Linda, was a gymnast at Bowling Green University.