Melissa Drezdzon  
Melissa Drezdzon

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Appleton, Wis.

High School:
Appleton North

Position:
Varsity


05/31/2012

149 Gopher Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors

Minnesota's Total is up from 123 Following the 2011 Spring Seasons

05/13/2012

Minnesota Rowing Places Fifth at Big Ten Championships

Kalmoe and Haws named to All-Big Ten teams.

05/11/2012

Rowing Set to Compete at Big Ten Championships

The event will take place Sunday in Indianapolis, Ind.

04/29/2012

Minnesota's First Varsity Four Notches Win vs. Wisconsin

The squads faced-off on Lake Phalen in St. Paul.

04/15/2012

Rowing Wraps Competition at Virginia Invitational

The Gophers raced against some of the top teams in the country.

2011-12 • Sophomore Season: Defeated Buffalo, Kansas and Duke and competed againstVirginiaas V4 and defeatedNotre Dame and Kansas as 1V4 in the Oak Ridge Invitational (3/17-18) ... Defeated Indianaas 2V4 in the Big TenDouble Dual (4/7) ... Defeated San Diego, Northeastern, Penn State and Michigan State as 1V4 in the Virginia Invitational (4/14-15) ...Defeated against Wisconsin as1V4 in the Home Dual vs. Wisconsin (4/29) ... placed fourth in the Big Ten Championships 2V4 (5/13) ... recieved the Big Ten Boat of the Week Award 1V4 (3/20) ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree 2010-11 • Freshman Season: Competed with the First Novice Eight during the season ... picked up a fourth-place finish at the Big Ten Championships (5/15) ... rowed against the Badgers at the Wisconsin Dual (5/1) ... defeated Michigan State at the Big Ten Double Duals (4/9) ... placed first at the Tennessee Dual (3/20). PERSONAL: 2010 graduate of Appleton North High School ... born Sept. 21, 1991 ... daughter of Ed and Linda Drezdzon ... has a sister, Sara ... majoring in chemistry with a minor in French ... is a summer camp counselor in her free time.