12 Melissa Welch
12 Melissa Welch
Height: 5-5
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Westfield, Mass.
High School: Westfield
Position: Midfield/Forward
Major: Nursing and Coaching Minor
g 7
a 7
pts 21
gw 3

High School Career:
Westfield (soccer) - 3 years
Westfield (basketball) - 3 years 
* Captain
Westfield (softball) - 2 years
Bay State Games
* Team was two-time gold medalist 

Why did you choose Elms College?

"I chose Elms College because it's close to my house and I heard the Nursing program is awesome."

What has been your favorite moment as an athlete so far?

"Winning Bay State gold two years in a row!"

What is your favorite food?

"Bruschetta."

Where is your favorite place to travel to and why?

"Florida because I love the warm weather and there are many exciting things to do."

What are your future plans?

"I would like to become a pediatric nurse because I enjoy working with kids. I also want to be a youth soccer coach." 

Recent Games
Oct 23 Daniel Webster W, 10-1
Oct 26 Wheelock W, 11-0
Oct 29 Becker W, 5-0
Oct 31 Bay Path W, 3-0
Nov 2 at Lesley L, 1-0
Nov 13 at Roger Williams L, 5-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 22 9
Games started 21 9
Goals 7 6
Assists 7 3
Points 21 15
Shots 54 26
Shot Pct .130 .231
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 3 3
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 30 Sage W, 4-0 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 7 vs. Ramapo L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 8 vs. Rutgers-Camden L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 14 at MCLA L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 18 Smith T, 1-1 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 21 Regis (Mass.) W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 24 Western New England L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 8 .000 0-0 0
Sep 28 at Lesley L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 1 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 3 Clark (Mass.) L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 5 at Becker W, 2-0 1 1 1 3 5 .200 0-0 1
Oct 9 Mitchell W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 7 .000 0-0 0
Oct 12 Newbury W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 15 at Bay Path W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 17 at Westfield State L, 6-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 19 at Southern Vermont W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 23 Daniel Webster W, 10-1 1 2 1 5 3 .667 0-0 1
Oct 26 Wheelock W, 11-0 1 3 0 6 4 .750 0-0 1
Oct 29 Becker W, 5-0 1 1 0 2 8 .125 0-0 0
Oct 31 Bay Path W, 3-0 1 0 2 2 4 .000 0-0 0
Nov 2 at Lesley L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 13 at Roger Williams L, 5-0 - 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2012-13 19 19 .11 .26 .47 1.47 .071 1.00 .679
2013-14 22 21 .32 .32 .95 2.45 .130 1.59 .648
2014-15 14 13 .00 .21 .21 1.07 .000 .50 .467
Total 55 53 .16 .27 .60 1.76 .093 1.11 .629
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2012-13 19 19 2 5 9 28 .071 19 .679 0 0 0-0 2
2013-14 22 21 7 7 21 54 .130 35 .648 0 0 0-0 3
2014-15 14 13 0 3 3 15 .000 7 .467 0 0 0-0 0
Total 55 53 9 15 33 97 .093 61 .629 0 0 0-0 5
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 22 21 .32 .32 .95 2.45 .130 1.59 .648
Conference 9 9 .67 .33 1.67 2.89 .231 2.11 .731
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 .55 .55 1.64 3.73 .146 2.55 .683
Away 9 8 .11 .11 .33 1.33 .083 .67 .500
Neutral 2 2 .00 .00 .00 .50 .000 .50 1.000
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Wins 11 11 .64 .55 1.82 3.27 .194 2.36 .722
Losses 10 9 .00 .00 .00 1.80 .000 .90 .500
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August 1 1 .00 1.00 1.00 .00 - .00 -
September 7 7 .00 .29 .29 2.00 .000 1.00 .500
October 12 12 .58 .33 1.50 3.00 .194 2.25 .750
November 2 1 .00 .00 .00 2.00 .000 .50 .250
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 22 21 7 7 21 54 .130 35 .648 0 0 0-0 3
Conference 9 9 6 3 15 26 .231 19 .731 0 0 0-0 3
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 11 11 6 6 18 41 .146 28 .683 0 0 0-0 2
Away 9 8 1 1 3 12 .083 6 .500 0 0 0-0 1
Neutral 2 2 0 0 0 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
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Wins 11 11 7 6 20 36 .194 26 .722 0 0 0-0 3
Losses 10 9 0 0 0 18 .000 9 .500 0 0 0-0 0
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August 1 1 0 1 1 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0
September 7 7 0 2 2 14 .000 7 .500 0 0 0-0 0
October 12 12 7 4 18 36 .194 27 .750 0 0 0-0 3
November 2 1 0 0 0 4 .000 1 .250 0 0 0-0 0