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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.

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
Melissa Photos:
The newly remodeled hockey center in the Wells Fargo Sports Complex will be named after Seawolf Hockey’s first coach and founding father Brush Christiansen. Additionally, the ice rink at the Wells Fargo Sports Complex and the box office located in the Alaska Airlines Center will be named after Chuck and Terry Homan, respectively.
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