2010-11: Ran once in the 5,000-meter event during the indoor season, taking fourth-place at Christopher Newport.
2009-10: Was a regular participant during the outdoor season in the 3,000, 5,000 and 10,000-meter events ... Placed eighth at the C-USA Outdoor Championships in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 14:53.92 and 12th in the 10,000-meters at 33:14.04 ... Turned in the squad's fastest 3,000-meter time (8:50.57).
High School: Three-time all-conference and all-region selection in cross country ... Named to the all-state outdoor track squad for three years ... Two-time all-state selection for indoor track ... As a senior, finished as the conference and regional champion in the 1,600 and 3,200-meter runs for the outdoor squad and was the runner-up at the state outdoor track meet in the 3,200-meters ... All-state in cross country as a junior ... Finished in the top three at the 2009 North Carolina 2A state cross country meet ... Two-time qualifier for the Footlocker South Regional ... Captain of the cross country team his last two years and of the outdoor track team as a senior.
Personal: Academic major is undecided ... Son of Mark and Clarice Melvin ... National Honor Society and National Technical Honor Society member.