Melissa Capocaccia
Melissa  Capocaccia

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
St. Agnes Academy

Height:
5-3

Position:
D/MF

Experience:
2L


07/10/2015

GET TO KNOW: Melissa Capocaccia

Junior Defender Adds Depth To Experienced Back Line

02/11/2015

46 Rebels Named to SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll

Includes 23 Football, 15 Soccer and 8 Volleyball Players

08/21/2014

Ole Miss Soccer: Defense Key To Success

Rebels Welcome Veteran Defense Back For 2014 Campaign

08/06/2014

Rebels Report, Kick-Off Preseason Practice

Spirited Morning Workout Highlights First Two-A-Day Practice

06/28/2014

Rebels Using Successful Spring To Build For Fall

Undefeated Spring Propels Rebels Into Off-Season Work For 2014

2014: Saw action in 14 matches on the season and drew the start in 10 of them ... Helped the Rebels post five shutouts on the season: Iowa State (8/24), at Austin Peay (9/12), Middle Tennessee (9/14), at Mississippi State (9/19) and at Alabama (10/5) ... Took her only shot of the season against Arkansas (9/25) ... Played the full time in two matches, Georgia (8/22) and Arkansas (9/25) - both matches that ended in a 1-1 draw through two overtimes ...

2013: Started all 24 games at left back for the Rebels ... Played 1,927 minutes on the back line, including a season-long 110 minutes in a double-overtime draw against No. 13 Southern California (10/6) at the Minnesota Gold Classic ...Played 90 or more minutes in 12-of-24 matches ... Helped the Rebels post 10 shutout victories on the season ...

HIGH SCHOOL:
Lettered four years at St. Agnes Academy in Memphis, Tenn. ... Helped lead St. Agnes to the state championship in 2009 ... Helped lead St. Agnes to a runner-up finish in the state playoffs twice (2010, 2011) ... Named an All-State selection (2010, 2011, 2012) and All-Region selection (2011, 2012) by the Tennessee Sportswriters Association ... Named a "Best of the Preps" selection by the Commercial Appeal (2010, 2011, 2012) ... Helped lead St. Agnes to Tennessee Division II Western Region Championships in 2009, 2010 and 2011 ... Also helped lead St. Agnes to Tennessee Western Region Championships in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 ... Named the Western Region Defensive Player of the Year in 2010 and 2011 ... Member of the National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta ... Also a member of the National Spanish Honor Society ... Graduated Summa Cum Laude ...

ODP: Played for the Tennessee state team in 2007 and 2009 ...

CLUB TEAM: Played for the Collierville Lobos ... Helped lead the Lobos to a Tennessee state championship in 2010 and 2012 ... Finished as Tennessee state runner-up in 2011 ...

PERSONAL: Born December 21, 1994 ... Daughter of Robert and Sarah Capocaccia ... Older sisters Suzanne and Caroline both play soccer for the Tennessee Lady Vols.

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