2011-12 Women's Soccer
Melissa Arnold
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Melissa Arnold
Melissa Arnold

POS.MF
HT.5-7
YR.Fr.
HOMETOWNSicklerville, N.J.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLTimber Creek Regional

Career Stats

As a Junior (2013) | Season Stats
Started all 20 games for FGCU in 2013 as a defender ... talled eight assists to lead the team and sit second in the A-Sun with that number ... Added one assist in each of the first two games of the season against Florida (Aug. 23) and Albany (Aug. 25) ... handed out one assist against FIU (Sept. 6) ... made it two games in-a-row with an assist against Portland State (Sept. 13) ... handed out two assists opposite Idaho State in a 5-1 victory (Sept. 15) ... Helped guide FGCU to a fourth-straight A-Sun regular season title. 

As a Sophomore (2012) | Season Stats
Started all 21 games as a defender ... tallied an assist in the 2-1 victory over Wisconsin-Green Bay (Aug. 24) ... recorded an assist in the win over Northern Kentucky (Sept. 30) ... scored the game-winning goal against Jacksonville (Nov. 2) on a penalty kick in the semifinals of the A-Sun Tournament ... helped FGCU to its second-straight A-Sun Tournament title and third-straight regular season title.

As a Freshman (2011)
Named to the Atlantic Sun Conference All-Freshman Team ... played 20 games, starting nine ... finished with 11 points on four goals, three assists and 10 shots on goal ... came on the scene early, scoring two goals in her first three games, including the game-winner at Davidson (Aug. 28) ... added the game-winning assist in a 1-0 double-overtime win against Duquesne (Sept. 2) ... scored the game-tying goal in a 3-2 comeback victory at FIU (Sept. 9) ... played all nine conference games with a goal against USC Upstate (Oct. 14) and added an assist against UNF (Sept. 23) ... played a season-high 91 minutes against then-No. 15 UCF (Sept. 18) ... helped FGCU win its first-ever A-Sun Tournament Title.

High School
The all-time leading goal scorer (33) at Timber Creek Regional ... was a first team All-Conference selection in 2007, '09 and '10 ... named to the Courier Post All-Group 3 first team, Philadelphia Inquirer All-South Jersey first team and the SJSCA All-South Jersey first team after her senior season ... named to the All-State third team after leading her team to the South Jersey Group 3 Soccer Championship ... played club for Cherry Hill FC Power and Neil Condon.

Personal
Born February 24, 1993 ... daughter of Greg and Trish Arnold ... three siblings, Matthew, Jacob and Megan ... Communication major with a concentration in Public Relations