Melina Morantes
Melina Morantes
Year: FR
Hometown: Hereford, TX
Previous School: Hereford HS

High School: Graduated in 2012 … Competed in cross country and track and field … Attained a personal best cross country (2-mile) time of 11:58 at the 2008 Region I Championships … On the track, attained personal records of 11:59 (3200M), and 5:39 (1600M) at the Russell Graham Memorial Regional Qualifier in 2011 … Also participated in the Spanish and Art Clubs and was a first grade Bible study teacher.

Intended College Major: Wildlife Management

Hobbies: Hanging out with friends and family; running road races around Texas.

Personal: Born Nov. 5, 1993 in Hillsboro, Texas, Melina is the daughter of Genaro and Maria and she has two siblings, Luis and Zulma … Chose SPC because she loved the environment around the campus as well as the fact it is very close to home … Hopes to earn a degree and a national championship ring while she is here.