Melanie Thornton - Butler
Position:
Forward
Height:
6-1
Birthdate:
5/13/1988
Birthplace:
Carmel, Ind.
High School:
Carmel
College Highlights
Horizon League Player of the Year (2010)…Horizon League Defensive Player of the Year (2010)…All-Horizon League First Team (2010)…Horizon League All-Defensive Team (2009, 2010)…Holiday Inn & Suites Midtown Thanksgiving All-Tournament team (2009).
Statistics
Butler
Season G FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2006-07 31 37 98 .378 28 41 .683 1 1 .000 94 13 6 27 103 3.30
2007-08 24 26 51 .510 20 28 .714 1 4 .250 47 3 15 5 73 3.00
2008-09 32 118 283 .417 71 105 .676 1 6 .167 227 31 71 44 308 9.60
2009-10 30 187 354 .528 96 148 .649 0 1 .000 263 30 72 50 470 15.7
Totals 117 368 786 .468 215 322 .668 3 12 .250 631 77 164 126 954 8.20
(Photo courtesy of Butler University)