|High School:||Souderton, Pa.|
Named All-Academic by the Association of Collegiate Water Polo
Coaches (ACWPC) … Voted CSUN’s Co-Rookie of the Year
… The freshman scored 34 goals this year, fifth-best on the
team and 19-th best in the league … Scored a season-high two
goals in eight games … Collected 31 steals (#3 on the team)
and 27 assists (#5 on the team).
A four-year starter (2006-10) and captain as a goalkeeper for four seasons at Souderton Area High School ... The Pennsylvania state MVP in water polo during her junior and senior seasons ... Also an all-state water polo player (three seasons) ... A three-time All-American in water polo ... A 2008-09 Northeast Zone team and Junior National Training Team selection as part of the Olympic Development program ... A ten-time All-American in swimming ... The Pennsylvania state champion as a member of the 200 freestyle and 400 freestyle relay ... Also gained Academic All-American honors.
Born August 3, 1992 in Harleysville, Pa. ... Parents are David and Kathrine Doll ... Roots for the Philadelphia Phillies and the Eagles ... Her favorite athlete is gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps ... Melissa's favorite actor is Robert Pattinson and her favorite actress is Rachel McAdams ... Likes to watch Grey's Anatomy ... Likes to watch scary movies ... Loves to cook ... Her favorite rock band is Lady Antebellum ... Her favorite musical artist is Beyonce ... Favorite website is Facebook ... Relaxes by watching television or being with friends ... Melissa is superstition about walking under ladders (I can't do it) ... Would like be stranded on a deserted island with Zac Efron ... Always likes to have dinner with her sisters because Melissa says they always have so much fun ... If Melissa had a million dollars, Melissa said she would give it to her dad because "he always jokes about it" ... The best advice she gives - "never, never, never give up" ... No one knows how much Melissa loves her electric scooter ... Melissa can't go a week without eating peanut butter ... One possession she can't live without - her cell phone ... One thing Melissa would change about the world - selfishness ... Her greatest heroes are her parents because Melissa says "they are the most supportive people I know" ... Math Education major.