Melissa Koziol
Melissa Koziol
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Burton, Ohio
High School: Berkshire

2017-18: Opened the season at the Kentucky Bluegrass Invitational and finished the 5K with a time of 19:01.2… Recorded a season-best 6K time of 23:08.7 at the All-Ohio Championships… Ended the season at the MAC Championships with a final time of 23:20.5.

2016-17: Started her freshman season at the Dayton Flyer 5K where she finished 32nd with a time of 20:13.8… Recorded her best 6K time at the 2016 All-Ohio XC Championships clocking in at 23:28.4 to place in the top 80… Wrapped up the season at the MAC Championships with a final time of 24:23.7 to place 92nd.

Prior to Ohio: Ran Cross Country and Track for Berkshire High School… Was awarded All-Ohio 5 times and made 8 state appearances… Helped her team to be Regional Champions in 2012.

Personal: Daughter of Deneen and Alex Koziol… Has 3 brothers; Keith, Kyle, and Eddie; and 2 sisters; Rebecca and Suzanne… Lists hobbies as running… Plans to major in Community and Public Health.