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Alexandra Melehan
Distance

Alexandra Melehan

Distance

Hometown Canton, Ga.
Last School Woodstock
Year Senior
Event Distance
Alexandra Melehan

Biography

2018 Track:
Did not compete.

2017 Cross Country:
Did not compete.

2017 Track:
Indoor: Did not compete. Outdoor: Did not compete.

2016 Cross Country:
Raced in the head-to-head meets with Kennesaw State and Georgia … Was just 3.4 seconds shy of her career best in the 5k at the UGA Invitational with a time of 18.48.8.

2016 Track: Indoor: Ran her best 3000m time of the season at the Music City Challenge, finishing 37th with a time of 10:32.20. Outdoor: Finished 13th in the 5000m at the Tiger Track Classic with a time of 18:03.28.

2015 Cross Country: Ran at three meets during her freshman campaign … Finished 29th at the JSU/Struts Invitational with a 4k time of 15:18.19.

High School:
Lettered four years in track, cross country at Woodstock High School in Woodstock, Ga. … four-time team MVP in cross country, two-time team MVP in track … Atlanta Track Club Team Georgia member (2013, 2014) … Atlanta Track Club All-Metro Cross Country team member in 2013, second team in 2014 … Holds high school record in 1600m (5:14.06), 3200m (11:01.19), 5000m outdoor (18:34.46), cross country 5k (18:06.30).

Personal:
Father ran cross country at Carnegie Melon … Finished sixth in graduating class out of 442 … National Honors Society, co-president of Science NHS in 2013-14, International Science and Engineering Fair presenter in 2015 … Chose Georgia Tech because of engineering program, cross country and track teams, distance from home.

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