At Florida - (2001-02) Did not see any tournament action.
Amateur Competition - Took second place at the 2001 Southern Junior Tournament...Tied for fifth at the 2001 AJGA Chateu Elan shooting 69...Two-round 148 was good enough to tie for second at the 2001 Azalea Amateur...Placed third at the 2001 Golden Isles Amateur, shooting 69-75-69...Shot 73-75-72 to tie for 11th at the 2001 AJGA Shell World Golf tournament...Took T16th at the 2001 Worldcom Junior...U.S. Open local qualifying medalist in 2001...Tied for sixth at the Orange Bowl Junior in 2000.
Prep - Was a four-year letterwinner for The Bolles School...Regional champion in 2000, shooting 70...Tied for the runner-up spot at the District A Championships...Shot 70-76 at state championships to tie for 16th.
Personal - Born November 29, 1982 in Jacksonville, Fla....Parents are Steve and Debby Melnyk...Has one older brother, fellow Gator golfer Dalton...Father Steve was a member of Florida's first national champion team in 1968 and won the U.S. Amateur in 1969...Invited to attend the National Youth Leadership Conference in Washington D.C. in 2001...undecided on major.