Junior (2011): Named to the Atlantic Sun’s All-Academic Team…earned NFCA Scholar Athlete Team honors… played in 52 games with 50 starts…hit .197 with five home runs, 18 RBIs and 23 runs scored in 2011…also won five games and struck out 56 in 55 innings in the circle…had three hits, three RBIs and two runs scored against Drexel (2/11)…had a hit, an RBI and a run scored against SIUE (2/12)…was a Hampton Inn All-Tournament selection…had a triple, RBI and run scored against College of Charleston (2/15)…had a hit, two runs scored and an RBI against McNeese State (2/19)…started in the circle and pick up the win against Lehigh (2/26)…poked a single against Chattanooga (3/6)…threw 5.2 innings against Weber State (3/10)…had two hits, two runs scored and a home run against North Carolina Central (3/17)…started and earned the win against Mercer (3/19) with five scoreless innings and five strikeouts…scored two runs in the win against North Carolina (3/23)…struck out 10 in 6.1 innings against Florida Gulf Coast (3/26)…earned the win with six innings pitched and nine strikeouts against Stetson (3/29)…had two hits, three RBIs and three runs scored in the wins against Belmont (4/2)…had a pair of home runs and three RBIs in the second game against North Florida (4/15)…had a home run and three RBIs against East Tennessee State (4/22)…had a hit against Kennesaw State (5/12) in the conference tournament...threw 1.2 innings in relief against Lipscomb (5/13) in the A-Sun Tournament.
Sophomore (2010): Named to the Atlantic Sun’s All-Academic Team…hit .229 with 25 hits, 18 runs, 18 walks and 12 RBIs…second on the team with six wins, 81 innings pitched and 73 strikeouts…limited opponents to a .195 batting average… Had a hit and run scored in the doubleheader against UNCW (2/11)…threw a one-hit shutout against the Seahawks…had two hits and a double against Charleston Southern (2/16)…struck out four in five innings against the Lady Bucs…had two hits, three RBIs and a double and College of Charleston (2/27)…had a hit, walk, run scored and run driven in against Syracuse (3/5)…struck out nine against South Alabama (3/5)…limited No. 16 LSU to two runs in seven plus innings (3/6)…picked up two hits against N.C. State (3/10)…also pitched a complete game in earning the win against the Wolfpack…had two hits and RBIs against Tennessee Tech (3/14)…scored two runs against Tennessee (3/14)…defeated Hampton with four innings pitched and five strikeouts (3/16)…had two hits, a home run and two runs scored against Winston-Salem State (3/19)…combined on a shutout against the Rams…scored three runs in the two games against N.C. Central (3/20)…also defeated the Eagles with eight strikeouts in four innings pitched…threw a complete game five hitter against Charleston Southern with six strikeouts (3/23)…had a run scored, a hit and an RBI against Kennesaw State…went 9.1 innings against Mercer (3/27) with seven strikeouts and only one unearned run allowed…had hit and stolen base against Stetson (4/10)…had a hit, an RBI and two walks in the series against North Florida (4/16)…walked in each game against Jacksonville (4/17)
Freshman (2009): Named to Atlantic Sun All-Freshman Team…hit .279 with 29 hits, 23 runs, six home runs, 18 RBIs and 49 total bases…also won eight games with a 2.51 ERA and 62 strikeouts in 75.1 innings pitched…had a hit, run scored and an RBI against Bucknell (2/13)…also recorded the first win of her career with six innings and four strikeouts against the Bison…had a multi-hit performance against Charleston Southern (2/14) …picked up two hits, a home run and two RBIs with three runs scored against NC Central (2/17)…earned the victory with four one-hit innings and eight strikeouts… had a home run, two RBIs and scored a run against UNCW (2/19)… struck out a career-high 10 strikeouts in the win against UNCW… won her fourth game of the season with seven strikeouts against Charleston Southern (2/27)…had a multi-hit performance and scored two runs against Norfolk State (2/28)…defeat Jacksonville with five scoreless innings (3/6)…pitched six scoreless innings in the win against ETSU (3/21)… hit a home run with three RBIs and a run scored against Kennesaw State (4/7)… hit a home run in second straight game with two RBIs and a run scored in the first game against Stetson (4/11)… picked up the first save of her career with three innings of relief work against Elon (4/21)…went a perfect 3-for-3 at the plate in the opening round of the A-Sun Tournament against Stetson, scoring twice and driving in a run….hit a home run against North Carolina (5/14) in the NCAAs.
Prep/Personal: Won four varsity letters for Hopewell High School…four-time All-Conference selection in the Meca-7/4A… received All-County honors in each of her final three seasons… as a sophomore won her team’s offensive award…as a junior was given honorable mention in All-State voting… as a senior won the second of back-to-back team defensive MVP awards…helped the Carolina Lady Blues to a Gold Nationals appearance becoming the first team from the Carolinas to qualify for the tournament… full name is Christina Marie Melton… born 3/21/90 in Charlotte…daughter of Chuck and Laura Melton…has two younger brothers - Nick and Noah… majoring in elementary education.