Melissa Quartarone
Melissa Quartarone

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Stone Mountain, Ga.

High School:
Parkview

Experience:
4L


02/28/2014

Parting Shots: Rifle Seniors Take Aim In Last Collegiate Match

Five Ole Miss Seniors To Leave Lasting Legacy On Program

02/22/2014

Rebels Compete At NCAA Qualifier

Host GARC Championships Next Weekend

02/24/2013

Rebels Shoot Season High Air Rifle Score

Team Posts Second Highest Aggregate Of The Year

02/23/2013

Goodwin Posts Career-High Smallbore At GARC

Championships Conclude Sunday With Air Rifle

02/22/2013

Rebels Win Awards At GARC Banquet

Quartarone Earns Honorable Mention In Combined

2013-14 (Senior Season)
Produced the top smallbore average (574.6) and second best air rifle average (585) on the team ... Posted the top aggregate average on the team with a 1159.6 ... Contributed to the team score in all 15 matches in both air rifle and smallbore ... Fired a season-best 592 in air against Murray State on Feb. 15 ... Produced a career-best 586 in smallbore against Alaska on Oct. 13 ... Earned Team MVP honors ... Earned Collegiate Rifle Coaches' Association Academic All-American honors for the fourth consecutive year ... Named to the SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll.

2012-13 (Junior Season)
Earned GARC Combined Honorable Mention honors ... Earned team Most Dedicated honors ... Produced the top smallbore average (575) and second best air rifle average (583) on the team ... Contributed to the team score in all 14 matches in smallbore and in 13 of the 14 in air ... Fired a career-best 593 in air in the Jan. 21 win over Memphis ... Matched a career-best 583 in smallbore against Jacksonville State/Murray State Jan. 27 ... Led the Rebel team in aggregate average with a total of 1158 ... Earned Collegiate Rifle Coaches' Association Academic All-American honors ... Named to the SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll.

2011-12 (Sophomore Season)
National Rifle Association smallbore second team All-American ... GARC smallbore second team ... GARC Air Rifle second team ... Earned team Most Dedicated honors ...Produced the top smallbore average (576.6) and second best air rifle average (585.14) on the team ... Contributed to the team score in all 14 matches in smallbore and in 13 of the 14 in air ... Fired a career-best 594 in air in the Feb. 1 win over Memphis ... Produced a career-best 583 in smallbore in a Nov. 12 loss at West Virginia ... Earned Collegiate Rifle Coaches' Association Academic All-American honors for the second straight year ... Named to the SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll.

2010-11 (Freshman Season)
Made an immediate impact in her first season with the Rebels, by finishing third on the team with a 571.6 season average in the smallbore ... Also finished with a season average of 579.6 in the air rifle ... Contributed to the team score 12 times in the smallbore and three times in the air rifle ... Posted a career-high score of 584 in the air rifle at the NCAA Qualifier (Feb. 12) ... Fired a career-best 580 in the smallbore against Kentucky (Jan. 22) ... Named Ole Miss Rifle Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... Named to the Chancellor's Honor Roll for the spring and the UMAA Honor Roll in the fall ... Earned Collegiate Rifle Coaches' Association Academic All-American honors ... Also named to the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.

High School
Graduated from Parkview High School ... Named to the all-state Georgia team in 2008 and 2010 ... Won first place in 2007 at CMP 3-Position Camp and in 2008 at CMP Standing Camp ... Won the Area-6 championship and was a member of the championship team three years in a row ... Also placed fourth at the Marine Corps Nationals in 2009 ... A member of her school's Honors Program.

Personal
Daughter of Dan and Pam Quartarone ... Born March 14th, 1992 ... Earned her degree in Forensic Chemistry in May, 2014 ... Member of the Provost Scholars Program at Ole Miss ... Also won an Academic Excellence and Provost Scholarship ... Enjoys reading, swimming, hiking and dancing.

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