Hope Schmelzle
Hope Schmelzle


Wheaton, Ill.

High School:
Wheaton-Warrenville South HS





Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Awards Announced

Purdue had 63 student-athletes earn the award.


Hazlewood Headed to NCAA Championships

Micaela Hazlewood PRed in the women's discus to earn a trip to Oregon.


Two Tickets Punched to NCAAs on Day One at NCAA East Prelims

Matthew McClintock earns his first NCAA Championships berth, while Chukwuebuka Enekwechi gets his third.


Boilermakers Set for NCAA East Preliminary Rounds

Purdue has 22 entries in the three-day meet.


Track & Field to Send 26 to NCAA East Prelims

The Boilermakers qualified 21 declared entries for next week's prelim.

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.


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)


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