2002 (Junior) - Verizon Academic All-District VI first-team selection ... Academic All-Big 12 first-team honoree, her second straight honor ... Started 18 games, missing only one game due to a bad ankle ... Recorded first collegiate score of any kind against Missouri (10/6), assisting on the Bears' third goal.
2001 (Sophomore) - Earned first-team Academic All-Big 12 honors... Started 15 games before going down with an ankle injury ... Part of a Baylor defense which recorded three shutouts and allowed more than three goals only three times, all against top-10 teams.
2000 (Freshman) - Named to the All-Big 12 Newcomer team by the league's coaches ... Started all 19 games as a freshman ... Led a Baylor defense which totaled four shutouts and only allowed an average of 1.28 goals a game.
High School - Earned all-district honors all four years ... 1999 and 2000 all-district defensive MVP ... As a senior, earned all-region honors ... Also named to 2000 academic all-state team ... In 1999 and 2000, was part of the pre- and postseason all-Greater Houston teams ... Team captain and team MVP junior and senior years ... Played at three national championships with her club team, Challenge ... Graduated first in her class with a 4.0 GPA ... Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal - Full name is Melissa Ann Humke ... Born Aug. 11, 1982 in Atlanta, Ga. ... Daughter of Mike and Ann Humke ... Has one brother, Joey, and one sister, Megan ... Grandfather Frank Gurry ran track at Georgia Tech and served as team captain ... Majoring in elementary education with a minor in sign language interpretation ... Took 11 years of ballet.