29 Melissa Gfeller
Appeared in three games ... played against Longwood in Navy's 20-4 win on Feb. 18 ... also competed against Iona in a 19-8 victory on March 12 and in a 19-5 win over Old Dominion on March 14.
High School / Personal
A 2011 graduate of Rutland High School, where she was a two-time US Lacrosse First Team All-American in 2010 and 2011 ... was also a two-time US Lacrosse Academic All-American in 2010 and 2011 ... she earned four letters in lacrosse, four in Nordic skiing, two letters in field hockey and one in cross country ... helped lead team to the 2009 state championship and an 18-1 record ... team also won three Marble Valley League titles ... during her four seasons on varsity, Rutland compiled a 61-11-1 mark ... earned All-Vermont First Team honors in 2010 and 2011 and was honorable mention as a sophomore ... team captain and team MVP as a senior ... was named to the Marble Valley League First Team during her junior and senior seasons ... helped led field hockey squad to a U19 Pool P Championship with a 6-0 record at the US Field Hockey National Festival in 2009 and earned team MVP honors at Rutland for field hockey as a junior ... won two state championships in Nordic skiing and was the team captain in her junior and senior seasons ... won a league championship with the cross country squad and earned first-team all-league honors ... member of the National Honor Society, President of the Spanish National Honor Society and the National Society of High School Scholars ... won academic awards for science, chemistry, marine science, information technology, honors biology, honors physics, probability and statistics and AP physics ...volunteered at youth lacrosse and field hockey camps ... daughter of Gary and Tina Gfeller ... majoring in oceanography.
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