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Melissa Koontz Athlete Profile

Melissa Koontz

Positions: Sprints, Jumps Height: 5-4 Roster Years: 2009 Hometown: Enumclaw, WA


  • Born in Renton, Washington
  • Parents are Jan and Laura Koontz
  • Enjoys hiking, biking and playing the piano and violin
  • Majoring in pre-clinical laboratory science

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Enumclaw High School
  • Earned letters in track, cross country and volleyball
  • Holds the schools triple jump record
  • Took thirteenth at the Washington state championships in both the 4x200 and the long jump
  • Placed twelfth at state in the triple jump
  • Principal scholar and senior class officer
  • Member of the National Honor Society