00 Melanie Rennie
00 Melanie Rennie
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Madison, Conn.
High School: Daniel Hand
Position: GK

ACCOLADES:

  • 2018 Zag/NFHCA Division II National Academic Squad
  • 2017 Northeast-10 Academic All-Conference
  • 2017 Zag/NFHCA Division II National Academic Squad
  • 2016 Northeast-10 Conference All-Rookie Team selection
  • 2016 Northeast-10 Academic All-Conference
  • 2016 Zag/NFHCA Division II National Academic Squad

2018:

  • Started each of Southern New Hampshire’s 19 games, setting a new program record for single-season wins with 10
  • Compiled a .742 save percentage and a 1.74 goals-against average in 1249:02 of action
  • Registered three shutouts and stopped 89 shots
  • Named Northeast-10 Goalkeeper of the Week on October 16
  • Turned aside a season-high 12 shots against Assumption College on November 9
  • Posted three-straight shutouts in wins over Saint Michael’s College (October 31), Franklin Pierce University (November 3) and the University of New Haven (November 6)
  • Stopped seven shots or more on six occasions, including a 10-save performance at LIU Post on October 6

2017:

  • Appeared in all 17 games for Southern New Hampshire with 16 starts
  • Totaled 1134:09 in the Penmen cage with a 1.48 goals against average and .802 save percentage
  • Registered a career-high 97 saves, eight wins and four shutouts
  • Named NFHCA National Defensive Player of the Week on November 1
  • Twice named Northeast-10 Conference Goalkeeper of the Week
  • Opened the season with a pair of shutouts in wins over Bentley University (10 saves) and Molloy College
  • Twice stopped a season-high 11 shots, the first coming in a 1-0 setback to Adelphi University on September 23 and the second in a 4-3 loss to Saint Anselm College on October 18
  • Notched 10 saves or more on four occasions

2016:

  • Saw action in 16 games, starting 15 in the Penmen cage
  • Posted a 1.39 goals-against average and an .805 save percentage in 1110:15 of action
  • Recorded 91 saves and four shutouts en route to an 8-7 record
  • Turned in a career-high 14 saves against American International College on September 24
  • Stopped 13 shots against both Stonehill College (9/27) and Merrimack College (10/15)
  • Registered 12 saves in a 2-1 victory over No. 1 LIU Post on October 7

BEFORE SNHU/PERSONAL:

  • Double majoring in Psychology with a Concentration in Forensics and Criminal Justice
  • 2015 graduate of Daniel Hand High School
  • Three-sport athlete competing in field hockey, ski racing and softball
  • 2014 NFHCA High School Academic All-American
  • Captured Connecticut Class M Field Hockey State Championship as a senior
  • First Team All-State in ski racing
  • Qualified to compete at the National Eastern High School Championships in ski racing as part of Team Connecticut
  • Daughter of Keith and Jeanne-Ann Rennie
  • Has a brother named Jarrett
  • Lists Derek Jeter as her favorite athlete