Lobos hit the pool with a new coach, a new system, trying to build a new future
Courtney Brooks to join New Mexico Lobos this fall
Awards banquet recognizes outstanding Lobo performances in the classroom
Swimming heads to Houston, Diving to Tucson
Senior Diver Ashlee Erickson claims top spot on both boards
SOPHOMORE: Missed her sophomore year after sustaining an injury... did not compete.
FRESHMAN: Qualified for NCAA Zones...was an All-MWC Selection on the 3-meter and 1-meter springboard and platform after placing in the top eight in all three events at the 2010-2011 MW Championships...had a first place finish on the 1-meter board against TCU/BYU on Jan. 28, 2011.... was a 2010-2011 Academic All-Conference recipient and MW Scholar-Athlete honoree.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 Graduate of Douglas County High School in Franktown Colo...dove under Jenn Hess and Jack Perkins at Mile High Dive Club...2010 All-American...Academic All-State...Douglas County HS MVP 2010...Most Outstanding Athlete Award...2nd at A-League Championships...4th place finish at the Colorado State Championships...while competing for her club team she placed 1st in the 1-meter and 3-meter at the Colorado State Games of America...10th place finish on the 3-meter at 2010 Junior Nationals, 18th place on 1-meter...11th place finish at the 2010 AT&T National Diving Championships in Women's 3-meter Synchronized event.
PERSONAL: Born June 23, 1992 in Denver, Colo...full name is Melissa Christine Bollig...daughter of Mark and Susan...hobbies include playing Ultimate Frisbee, dancing, riding horses, and tumbling...favorite food is Chinese...favorite athlete is Nastia Liukin...favorite movie is Invincible...has an older sister, April (20)...a High Honor Roll Student who graduated with a GPA above 4.0, she was her class Valedictorian...majoring in Criminology at UNM.