|Hometown:||Glen Ellyn, Ill.|
|High School:||Benet Academy|
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Benet Academy in Lisle, Ill. ... Played for head coach Patrick New … All-East Suburban Catholic Conference 2012 … Selected all-area by the Daily Herald … Named all-state by Rivals.com … Academic all-state 2012 … Honored as Rookie of the Year as a junior in track & field … Awarded 2013 Illinois State Scholar, a prestigious award given to only 10 percent of high school seniors statewide … Also lettered in track & field.
PERSONAL: Intended Majors is Economics ... Parents are Jeanette and Charlie Melka ... Has an older brother, Nicholas, who currently plays for the Lions.