Rebeca Melton

#28 Rebeca Melton

POS. C/DP
B/T R/R
YR. So.
HOMETOWN Charlotte, Tenn.
PREV. SCHOOL Memphis

Memphis - 2018
Saw action in 14 games, starting six of them … used primarily as a pinch hitter early in the year, she hit an RBI double against Alcorn State … starting games in the latter portion of the conference schedule, hit a home run to left center against Tulsa, her only homer of the season … ended the season hitting .238 on 21 at bats... was a member of the Spring 2018 Tiger 3.0 Club and the Dean's List

Memphis 2017
Appeared in 31 games, starting in 15 for the Tigers … was third on the team in walks drawn at 15 … walked a season-high three times against Belmont … had eight hits on the season, bringing in seven RBI … was one of five Tigers to hit a home run, blasting one against Tennessee State on March 5... was a member of the Fall 2017 Tiger 3.0 Club and the Dean's List

Prep
Attended Creek Wood High School where she holds the home run record while being named the all-district offensive most valuable player in 2013… a multi-sport athlete, Melton played basketball and volleyball in addition to softball… her sophomore and junior softball teams won the district championships while her first three basketball teams were district champions… in 2014, her softball team advanced to the state championship game… played club ball for the Tennessee Elite ’98 team, coached by Roger Herrold… her club team won state championships for three years in ASA play (12U, 14U, and 16U)
 
Personal
The daughter of Denise and Rob Melton … was a member of the FFA … her sister, Julianna, played softball at Columbia State.