|Hometown:||Ellicott City, Md.|
|High School:||Mt. Hebron|
|Minor:||Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies|
2017: CAC All-Academic Team ... Competed in all eight meets ... Scored for St. Mary's as the No. 5 runner at Hood Open (Oct. 14) ... Season-best time: 27:25.05 at Salisbury Don Cathcart Invitational ... Season-best finish: 25th at Goucher Classic (Oct. 7).
Mt. Hebron HS: 2017 graduate ... Ran for Paul Ulrich ... Qualified for state's team in 2015 ... PR: 23:19 (5K) ... National Honor Society ... Officer, French National Honor Society ... Color Guard ... Elected president of leadership class for the canned food drive project.
Personal: Melody Michele Raynaud ... Dean's List (Fall '17; Spring '18) ... Dance Club (2017) ... Born September 19, 1999 in Columbia, Md. ... Daughter of Gilles and Kelly Raynaud ... Grandfather, Pete, played volleyball for the military ... Has two siblings, Elizabeth and Lucie.
Why St. Mary's: Size + location + opportunities St. Mary's offers appealed to me.
Best SMCM Sports Moment: Running in the 2017 NCAA DIII Mideast Regionals.