Melissa Routledge
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Melissa Routledge

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Calgary, Alberta

High School:
Bishop Grandin

Height:
5-6

Position:
F

Birthdate:
11/19/1987

Experience:
2L

2006: Appeared in 18 games with 10 starts ... fourth on the team with eight points on three goals and two assists ... netted goals in back-to-back games against Central Michigan (9/03) and Oakland (9/07) ... added a third goal in ISU's 4-0 shutout over IPFW (9/16) ... recorded assists against Northern Illinois (9/01) and Missouri (9/24) ... second on the squad with 52 shots ... enters the season ranked first at ISU in shots on goal per game (1.78), second in goals per game (0.27) and points per game (0.70) and third in assists per game (0.16) and shots per game (2.68) ... AFNI Honor Roll selection.

2005: Named to the Valley All-Freshman Team ... appeared in 19 games, with 16 starts, the most of any freshman ... led the team with 18 points on seven goals and four assists ... the second Redbird freshman to lead the team in points (Annie Wayland, 1999) ... netted goals against UW-Green Bay (8/28), Ball State (9/2), Eastern Michigan (9/11), Loyola (9/20), IPFW (10/2) and Northern Iowa (10/23) ... three of those goals were game-winners (9/2, 10/2, 10/23) ... AFNI Honor Roll member.

Prior to ISU: In 2004, played with the Alberta outdoor provincial team and won the championship ... earned the 2003 MVP award and was named Player of the Year in 2002 ... also played volleyball and basketball ... in 2004 and 2005, trained with the Canadian National Training Center.

Personal: Melissa Lee Routledge ... born November 19, 1987 ... daughter of Dave and Shirley Routledge ... majoring in elementary education.