High School: Helped Severna Park High to Maryland State Final Four appearance and regional championship in 2006 ... Honorable mention All-Anne Arundel County selection as a senior ... Led Falcons to Anne Arundel County championship as a junior ... Captained Severna Park's state champion field hockey squad as a senior.
Personal: Melanie Katherine Pettit ... Born August 30, 1988 in Annapolis, MD ... Daughter of Robert and Sharon Pettit ... One brother, Rob (25), and one sister, Alicia (23) ... International affairs major.