Hope Schmelzle
Hope Schmelzle

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Wheaton, Ill.

High School:
Wheaton-Warrenville South HS

Height:
5-6

Event:
Distances

Birthdate:
02/18/1995



11/14/2014

Tracking the Boilermakers

News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.

08/01/2014

Four Boilermakers Compete at IAAF World Juniors

Incoming freshman Kinard Rolle was part of a new national junior record.

07/25/2014

Tracking the Boilermakers

News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.

07/23/2014

USTFCCCA All-Academic Awards Announced

Purdue had nine individuals honored.

07/07/2014

Schmelzle Qualifies for USA Junior Team

The rising sophomore took second at the USATF Jr. Championships in the steeplechase.

High School:Four year letterwinner in track and field and cross country; also played basketball as a freshman and sophomore; qualified for states as a senior in the two mile, mile, and the 4x800m relay; finished eighth in the state in the mile as a senior; was all-conference in cross country and track as a junior and senior; was amed the MVP of her track and cross country teams in her final prep year; was named Most Valuable Distance runner as a junior; cross country team finished second in the state when she was a junior and seventh as a senior; qualified for states as a junior in the mile, 4x400m and 4x800m relays; was a part of the state championships winning 4x800m relay team that set the state record by breaking the 9:00 mark; named all state that year; broke the five minute mile as a junior; was named the MVP of her sophomore basketball team; cross country team finished third in the state her freshman and sophomore years; finished second in the state as a sophomore in the 4x800m relay; all-conference and all-state in track as a sophomore and all-conference in cross country.

Personal:Hope Victoria Schmelzle was born Feb. 18, 1995, to parents Carl and Theresa Schmelzle; has three older sisters, Jacque, Jill and Audrey, and two brothers-in-law, Kevin and Brian; majoring in human services with an interest in health care; plans to become a nurse or another profession within the medical field; enjoys dancing, singing, country music and all sports including waterskiing and hiking.

CAREER BESTS

800m 100m 1500m Mile 3k 5k Steeple Chase
Lifetime 2:12.70 (3/15/14) 2:55.83 (2/8/14) 4:30.40 (5/3/14) 4:55.77 (3/1/14) 10:07.77 (1/25/14) 17:28.84 (3/22/14) 10:23.38 (5/18/13)
Indoor 2:16.19 (1/11/14) 2:55.83 (2/8/14) -- 4:55.77 (3/1/14) 10:07.77 (1/25/14) -- --
Outdoor 2:12.70 (3/15/14) -- 4:30.40 (5/3/14) -- -- 17:28.84 (3/22/14) 10:23.38 (5/18/13)