Melissa LaCoste
Melissa LaCoste
Year: So.
Hometown: Amherst, N.H.
High School: Bishop Guertin
Position: High Jump/Triple

2013: Competed in the high jump…recorded a season-best indoor height of 1.60 meters at the Patriot League Indoor Championship (Feb. 17) and season-best outdoor height of 1.61 meters at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship on May 4…named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity indoor and outdoor track and field teams at Bishop Guertin High School under coach Tony Johnson...named team captain senior year... team won both the indoor and outdoor state championships...named Most Improved Player in 2010...placed second at the state championship in the high jump three years in a row... also a one-year member of the varsity cheerleading squad...member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Paul and Rosemary LaCoste...has one brother,Jeffrey, who is a sophomore on the cross country and track and field teams at High Point University...has not yet declared a major.

 

LaCoste's Top Performances

EventHeightMeet (Date)
High Jump1.61mPatriot League Outdoor Championship (5/4/2013)