Melissa Klim
Melissa Klim
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Poland, Ohio
High School: Poland
Previous College: Ursuline
Major: Exercise Science
Events: Distance

2016 Outdoor (Junior): Redshirted.

2016 Indoor (Junior): Ran a season-best time of 10:42.69 at the SPIRE Midwest Open in the 3,000-meter run...clocked a season-best time of 18:46.86 in the 5,000-meter run at the YSU Icebreaker.

2015 Outdoor (Sophomore): Finished 14th in the 5,000m run with a time of 18:57.10 at the Horizon League Championships...placed sixth in the 10,000m run at the HL championships with a time of 38:21.76...ran a personal-best in the 1,500m run with a time of 5:22.48...had a personal-best in the 3,000m run with a time of 11:11.08 both at the Northeast Ohio Invitational...ran a personal-best in the 5,000m run at the Raleigh Relays with a time of 18:27.90... ran a personal-best in the 10,000m run at the Tennessee Relays Powered by Sea Ray with a time of 39:50.73.

2015 Indoor (Sophomore): Finished ninth at the Horizon League Championships in the 5,000m run with a time of 18:30.53...ran a season-best time in the 3,000-meter run at the Horizon League Championships with a time of 10:39.33 seconds to finish 17th...ran a personal-best of 5:24.60 seconds in the mile at the SPIRE Midwest Invitational...had a personal-best time in the 5,000-meter run at the YSU National Invitational with a time of 18:07.61 seconds.

2014 Outdoor (Freshman): Placed eighth in the 10,000-meter run at the Horizon League Championships with a season-best mark of 38:43.76…finished 12th in the 5,000-meter run at the league meet with a season-best time of 18:51.75…ran a season-best 5:04.75 in the 1,500 meter run at the Ashland Open... Earned her first letter.

2014 Indoor (Freshman): Placed ninth in the 3,000-meter run at the Horizon League Championships with a season-best time of 10:33.95…Finished 10th at the HL meet in the 5000-meter run with a season best time of 18:46.32…competed at the SPIRE Invitational in the mile and finished with a season-best time of 5:22.60…earned her first letter.

2013 (Ursuline): Competed in all seven events during the cross country campaign...finished 139th at the NCAA Division II Midwest Regional with a time of 24:31...was 11th at the G-MAC clocking in at 24:09.10...at the All-Ohio Championships placed 32nd among Division II/NAIA runners...placed sixth at the LCCCC meet.

Personal: Daughter of Mike and Maureen Klim...is a triplet with sisters Michelle and McKinsie, who both run at Youngstown State…also has an older sister, Victoria…academic interest is Mathematics...is a 2016-17 recipient of the Lester F. Donnell Scholarship.