Hope Schmelzle
Hope Schmelzle

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Wheaton, Ill.

High School:
Wheaton-Warrenville South HS

Height:
5-6

Event:
Distances

Birthdate:
02/18/1995



02/28/2014

Mostert Sets Big Ten Championships Record on Day 1

The Boilermakers advanced several men and women to Saturday's finals.

02/15/2014

Brown Breaks School Record in Triple Jump at Fred Wilt Invite

The Boilermakers have PRs across the board at Saturday's meet.

01/14/2014

Tuesday Track Tidbits

The Boilermakers host Indiana on Saturday for the annual dual.

01/11/2014

Boilermakers Break Two School Records, Facility Record

Purdue has three top-10 marks nationally, including three that are the best in the country.

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.