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 Melissa Doucette
2012 (So.): Competed in eight meets, recording team's top averages on vault (9.711), floor exercise (9.658) and all-around (38.050) ... vault average was 4th-best in program history, while all-around ranked 8th and floor 9th ... led Seawolves with five individual event victories, including vault and all-around against SUNY Cortland on Jan. 10 and vault and floor against Air Force on Feb. 12 ... produced UAA season-high 9.825 vault vs. Air Force to tie for No. 12 mark in program history ... posted career-highs on bars (9.65) and all-around (38.400) in Jan. 22 loss at Towson, tying Morgan Cook for UAA's best all-around of 2012 ... had career-bests of 9.625 on beam at Denver and 9.775 on floor at Maryland.

2011 (Fr.): Appeared in five of nine meets as freshman … competed in all-around in first two meets before suffering sprained knee ligament on Jan. 30 and missing next four meets … posted 37.625 all-around score in Jan. 9 meet at UC Davis, boosted by 9.625 on floor exercise … scored no lower than 9.4 on all five vaults, including season-best 9.675 in Mar. 13 home meet against Centenary … helped UAA to dual win over Centenary on Mar. 11 with 9.625 vault … scored 9.5 on vault at MPSF Championships on Mar. 19.

BEFORE UAA:
Was three-time qualifier for Junior Olympic National Championships, finishing 23rd in the all-around in 2009 and tied for 32nd in 2010 … excelled at 2010 Level 10 Championships for Region 6, finishing runner-up in the all-around and on vault and bars, plus 4th place on bars and 6th on floor … performed at Level 10 for four years with Atlantic Gymnastics club team … also earned state prep title in diving for Spaulding High School … lettered all four years in diving at SHS.

PERSONAL: Born Melissa J. Doucette on Dec. 25, 1990 in Beverly, Mass. … daughter of Dean and Theresa Doucette ... physical education major.

Career Highs
Vault: 9.825 vs Air Force, 2/12/12
Bars: 9.65 at Towson, 1/22/12
Beam: 9.625 at Denver, 2/4/12
Floor: 9.775 at Maryland, 1/20/12
All-Around: 38.400 at Towson, 1/22/12

2012 Meet-by-Meet Results (So.)
Meet         Vault  Bars   Beam   Floor  All-Arnd 
1/08 S-CORT  9.700  9.575  8.850  9.650  37.775 
1/10 S-CORT  9.800  9.600  8.925  9.650  37.975 
1/20 @Mrylnd 9.750  9.500  9.350  9.775  38.375 
1/22 @Towson 9.625  9.650  9.375  9.750  38.400 
2/04 at DU   9.725         9.625  9.500   
2/12 AFA     9.825  9.275  9.000  9.625  37.725 
3/11 MICH ST 9.550         
Season Avgs  9.711  9.520  9.188  9.658  38.050

2011 Meet-by-Meet Results (Fr.)
Meet         Vault  Bars   Beam   Floor  All-Arnd
1/07 @Sac St 9.500  8.400  9.225  9.200  36.325
1/09 @UCD    9.400  9.225  9.375  9.625  37.625
3/11 CENT    9.625      
3/13 CENT    9.675      
3/19 MPSFs   9.550      
Season Avgs  9.550  8.813  9.300  9.413  36.975 

      



Height: 5'3"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Rochester, N.H.
High School: Spaulding HS
Club: Atlantic Gymnastics
Experience: 1 Letter
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