21 - Melissa Gilkey
Melissa Gilkey
Height: 6-1
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Woodinville, Wash.
High School: Woodinville
Position: F
gp 27
pts/g 16.7
fg % 51.3
3pt % 51.4
ft % 82.1
reb/g 8.3
a/g 1.3

2014-15: Enters her senior season ranked eighth on Washington University's career scoring list with 1,173 points ... Also ranks sixth on the career blocked shots list (99) and ninth on the career rebounding leaderboard (627) ... Career free-throw percentage of .770 currently ranks sixth in school history.

2013-14: Selected to the Women's DIII News All-America Second Team, the D3hoops.com All-America Third Team and the WBCA All-America honorable mention ... Received D3hoops.com All-Central Region first-team honors for the second year in a row ... Named the UAA Player of the Year ... Earned first-team all-UAA honors for the second year in a row ... Selected to the D3Hoops.com Preseason All-America Second Team ... Became the 13th player in school history to join the 1,000-point club, doing so at Rochester Jan. 31 ... Started all 27 games, scoring in double figures 26 times, including nine double-doubles ... Led the Bears with 16.7 points and 8.3 rebounds per game, while also recording a team-high 32 blocked shots ... Led the UAA in free-throw percentage (.821), while ranking second in scoring (16.7) and blocks (1.2), third in rebounding (8.3), and eighth in field-goal percentage (.513) ... Her 450 points scored ranks ninth on WUSTL's all-time single-season list, while her .821 free-throw percentage is 10th in single-season school history ... Selected as the Most Valuable Player at the 13th Annual McWilliams Classic ... Named the UAA Athlete of the Week Dec. 9 and Feb. 3 ... Received the Art & Marge McWilliams Junior Award from the W Club.

2012-13: Named All-America honorable mention by the WBCA, Women's DIII News and D3Hoops.com ... Selected to the D3Hoops.com All-Central Region First Team ... Received first-team all-UAA honors ... Named to the D3Hoops.com Preseason All-America honorable mention team ... Played and started all 28 games ... Led the team with 15.4 points, 7.3 rebounds and 29 blocks ... Shot 50.8 percent from the field and 74.3 percent from the free-throw line ... Ranked second in the UAA in scoring, third in field-goal percentage, fifth in free-throw percentage and blocks, and sixth in rebounding ... Scored in double figures in 25 of 28 games, including seven games of 20 or more points ... Scored a season-high 25 points against Southwestern (12/30) ... Recorded seven double-doubles, including grabbing a season-high 14 rebounds at Rochester (1/13) ... Made a season-high three three-pointers at Chicago (1/5) ... Tallied a season-high four steals at Brandeis (2/17) ... Led the Bears in scoring 17 times, and was the team's leading rebounder in 12 games ... Selected to the all-tournament team at the 12th Annual McWilliams Classic ... Named to the D3Hoops.com Team of the Week Jan. 1 ... Selected as the UAA Athlete of the Week Jan. 5 ... UAA all-academic.

2011-12: Named to the 2012 Women's DIII News All-Freshman Team ... Selected as the D3Hoops.com Central Region Rookie of the Year, as well as the UAA Rookie of the Year ... Also garnered second-team all-UAA honors ... Played and started all 27 games as a freshman ... Finished second on the team averaging 10.9 points, while leading the Bears and ranking fifth in the UAA with 7.3 rebounds per game ... Finished with 38 blocked shots, which ranks ninth on the all-time single-season list at Washington U. ... Tied the WU single-game record with seven blocks in the Bears' NCAA First-Round win over Ferrum College (3/2) ... Finished the season with three double-doubles ... Scored in double figures in 16 games, including a season-high 21 points at Carnegie Mellon University (1/15) ... Led WU in rebounding in 15 games, including pulling down double-digit rebounds seven times ... Recorded a career-high 14 rebounds against Case Western Reserve University (2/10) ... Received UAA Athlete of the Week honors twice (Feb. 13, March 5) ... Selected as the Lucy Lopata Rookie of the Year by the W Club.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned varsity letters in basketball, volleyball, and track at Woodinville High School … Averaged 15.9 points, 9.3 rebounds, and 1.5 steals per game as a senior … Named first-team all-State and first-team all-league as a senior … School's all-time leading rebounder and second all-time scoring list with 1,035 points … High's School's Athlete of the Year … Member of the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Majoring in economics & strategy and marketing … Daughter of Mike and Kathleen Gilkey.

Recent Games
Feb 16 at New York U. W, 73-46
Feb 21 Case Western Reserve W, 80-67
Feb 23 Carnegie Mellon W, 76-57
Mar 1 at Chicago W, 63-57
Mar 7 vs. Northwestern (Minn.) W, 64-47
Mar 8 at UW-Oshkosh L, 72-66
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 14
Games started 27 14
Minutes 732 396
Minutes per game 27.1 28.3
FG 158-308 84-169
FG Pct 51.3 49.7
3PT 19-37 7-18
3PT Pct 51.4 38.9
FT 115-140 71-84
FT Pct 82.1 84.5
Off rebounds 78 44
Def rebounds 147 86
Total rebounds 225 130
Rebounds per game 8.3 9.3
Personal fouls 68 36
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 34 16
Turnovers 48 24
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 0.7
Steals 31 12
Blocks 32 19
Points 450 246
Points per game 16.7 17.6
Points per 40 min 24.6 24.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 16 at Spalding W, 88-57 1 27 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 6-7 85.7 14
Nov 22 at Wisconsin Lutheran W, 79-48 1 28 7-10 70.0 0-0 - 8-11 72.7 22
Nov 23 vs. Hiram W, 78-61 1 28 5-11 45.5 0-1 0.0 7-8 87.5 17
Nov 30 vs. Illinois Wesleyan W, 80-63 1 27 8-12 66.7 1-1 100.0 5-6 83.3 22
Dec 1 at DePauw L, 74-62 1 31 3-14 21.4 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
Dec 6 Augustana (Ill.) W, 77-53 1 24 5-7 71.4 0-0 - 7-7 100.0 17
Dec 7 Trinity (Texas) W, 67-59 1 28 6-11 54.5 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 15
Dec 10 at Fontbonne W, 83-53 1 16 4-8 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 10
Dec 14 Loras W, 67-44 1 27 6-10 60.0 2-2 100.0 2-2 100.0 16
Dec 31 at Millikin W, 69-53 1 21 5-7 71.4 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 13
Jan 4 Webster W, 80-47 1 19 6-10 60.0 3-3 100.0 1-2 50.0 16
Jan 11 Chicago W, 87-72 1 22 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 12
Jan 17 Brandeis W, 73-49 1 32 5-16 31.2 1-4 25.0 3-4 75.0 14
Jan 19 New York U. W, 70-60 1 33 11-19 57.9 1-4 25.0 10-13 76.9 33
Jan 24 at Case Western Reserve W, 71-37 1 23 6-11 54.5 0-0 - 5-5 100.0 17
Jan 26 at Carnegie Mellon W, 71-63 1 25 8-15 53.3 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 17
Jan 31 at Rochester (N.Y.) W, 65-58 1 37 7-16 43.8 1-3 33.3 7-8 87.5 22
Feb 2 at Emory W, 69-61 1 34 6-14 42.9 2-3 66.7 3-3 100.0 17
Feb 7 Rochester (N.Y.) L, 72-68 1 27 7-13 53.8 2-3 66.7 2-2 100.0 18
Feb 9 Emory W, 91-55 1 23 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 15
Feb 14 at Brandeis W, 61-51 1 30 2-8 25.0 0-0 - 6-6 100.0 10
Feb 16 at New York U. W, 73-46 1 29 6-9 66.7 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 13
Feb 21 Case Western Reserve W, 80-67 1 28 8-13 61.5 0-0 - 8-11 72.7 24
Feb 23 Carnegie Mellon W, 76-57 1 27 7-10 70.0 0-1 0.0 4-5 80.0 18
Mar 1 at Chicago W, 63-57 1 26 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 12-14 85.7 16
Mar 7 vs. Northwestern (Minn.) W, 64-47 1 30 7-11 63.6 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 15
Mar 8 at UW-Oshkosh L, 72-66 1 30 8-17 47.1 3-4 75.0 2-3 66.7 21
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 16 at Spalding W, 88-57 1 27 3 3 6 0 2 0.0 0 1 2 0
Nov 22 at Wisconsin Lutheran W, 79-48 1 28 3 6 9 0 1 0.0 0 1 1 0
Nov 23 vs. Hiram W, 78-61 1 28 4 7 11 2 2 1.0 2 1 4 0
Nov 30 vs. Illinois Wesleyan W, 80-63 1 27 2 4 6 1 3 0.3 0 0 2 0
Dec 1 at DePauw L, 74-62 1 31 0 3 3 2 2 1.0 0 1 4 0
Dec 6 Augustana (Ill.) W, 77-53 1 24 7 5 12 1 2 0.5 2 2 1 0
Dec 7 Trinity (Texas) W, 67-59 1 28 3 8 11 3 2 1.5 0 2 4 0
Dec 10 at Fontbonne W, 83-53 1 16 1 5 6 2 1 2.0 3 0 2 0
Dec 14 Loras W, 67-44 1 27 0 3 3 1 1 1.0 1 2 2 0
Dec 31 at Millikin W, 69-53 1 21 4 5 9 1 5 0.2 1 1 3 0
Jan 4 Webster W, 80-47 1 19 2 0 2 2 1 2.0 3 0 2 0
Jan 11 Chicago W, 87-72 1 22 2 3 5 1 2 0.5 0 1 4 0
Jan 17 Brandeis W, 73-49 1 32 4 5 9 2 0 - 0 0 2 0
Jan 19 New York U. W, 70-60 1 33 6 8 14 1 2 0.5 0 3 1 0
Jan 24 at Case Western Reserve W, 71-37 1 23 2 2 4 1 1 1.0 1 2 0 0
Jan 26 at Carnegie Mellon W, 71-63 1 25 5 4 9 2 1 2.0 0 0 3 0
Jan 31 at Rochester (N.Y.) W, 65-58 1 37 2 5 7 3 3 1.0 2 0 4 0
Feb 2 at Emory W, 69-61 1 34 6 8 14 1 3 0.3 1 2 3 -
Feb 7 Rochester (N.Y.) L, 72-68 1 27 2 7 9 0 1 0.0 1 1 4 0
Feb 9 Emory W, 91-55 1 23 3 12 15 0 2 0.0 1 1 2 0
Feb 14 at Brandeis W, 61-51 1 30 2 4 6 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 16 at New York U. W, 73-46 1 29 1 9 10 1 3 0.3 2 2 3 0
Feb 21 Case Western Reserve W, 80-67 1 28 5 9 14 1 3 0.3 1 1 3 0
Feb 23 Carnegie Mellon W, 76-57 1 27 1 2 3 2 1 2.0 1 3 2 0
Mar 1 at Chicago W, 63-57 1 26 3 8 11 1 1 1.0 2 3 2 0
Mar 7 vs. Northwestern (Minn.) W, 64-47 1 30 3 5 8 1 2 0.5 4 1 2 0
Mar 8 at UW-Oshkosh L, 72-66 1 30 2 7 9 2 0 - 3 1 3 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2011-12 27 27 24.9 3.9-8.7 44.9 0.1-0.4 27.3 3.0-4.0 73.4 10.9
2012-13 28 28 25.9 5.5-10.8 50.8 0.4-1.0 42.9 3.9-5.3 74.3 15.4
2013-14 27 27 27.1 5.9-11.4 51.3 0.7-1.4 51.4 4.3-5.2 82.1 16.7
2014-15 1 1 24.0 5.0-13.0 38.5 1.0-2.0 50.0 6.0-6.0 100.0 17.0
Total 83 83 26.0 5.1-10.3 49.2 0.4-0.9 44.9 3.7-4.9 77.2 14.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2011-12 27 27 672 105-234 44.9 3-11 27.3 80-109 73.4 293
2012-13 28 28 726 154-303 50.8 12-28 42.9 110-148 74.3 430
2013-14 27 27 732 158-308 51.3 19-37 51.4 115-140 82.1 450
2014-15 1 1 24 5-13 38.5 1-2 50.0 6-6 100.0 17
Total 83 83 2154 422-858 49.2 35-78 44.9 311-403 77.2 1190
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2011-12 27 27 24.9 6.2-13.9 44.9 0.2-0.7 27.3 4.8-6.5 73.4 17.4
2012-13 28 28 25.9 8.5-16.7 50.8 0.7-1.5 42.9 6.1-8.2 74.3 23.7
2013-14 27 27 27.1 8.6-16.8 51.3 1.0-2.0 51.4 6.3-7.7 82.1 24.6
2014-15 1 1 24.0 8.3-21.7 38.5 1.7-3.3 50.0 10.0-10.0 100.0 28.3
Total 83 83 26.0 7.8-15.9 49.2 0.6-1.4 44.9 5.8-7.5 77.2 22.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2011-12 27 27 24.9 2.6 4.7 7.3 2.5 0.1 0.6 1.8 0.3 0.9 1.4
2012-13 28 28 25.9 3.1 4.2 7.3 2.6 0.0 1.0 2.3 0.4 1.1 1.0
2013-14 27 27 27.1 2.9 5.4 8.3 2.5 0.0 1.3 1.8 0.7 1.1 1.2
2014-15 1 1 24.0 4.0 6.0 10.0 0.0 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 3.0 0.0
Total 83 83 26.0 2.9 4.8 7.7 2.5 0.0 0.9 2.0 0.5 1.1 1.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2011-12 27 27 672 69 128 197 67 3 16 49 0.3 24 38
2012-13 28 28 726 87 118 205 74 0 28 64 0.4 31 29
2013-14 27 27 732 78 147 225 68 0 34 48 0.7 31 32
2014-15 1 1 24 4 6 10 0 - 0 1 0.0 3 0
Total 83 83 2154 238 399 637 209 3 78 162 0.5 89 99
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2011-12 27 27 24.9 4.1 7.6 11.7 4.0 0.2 1.0 2.9 0.3 1.4 2.3
2012-13 28 28 25.9 4.8 6.5 11.3 4.1 0.0 1.5 3.5 0.4 1.7 1.6
2013-14 27 27 27.1 4.3 8.0 12.3 3.7 0.0 1.9 2.6 0.7 1.7 1.7
2014-15 1 1 24.0 6.7 10.0 16.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 0.0 5.0 0.0
Total 83 83 26.0 4.4 7.4 11.8 3.9 0.1 1.4 3.0 0.5 1.7 1.8
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 27 27.1 5.9-11.4 51.3 0.7-1.4 51.4 4.3-5.2 82.1 16.7
Conference 14 14 28.3 6.0-12.1 49.7 0.5-1.3 38.9 5.1-6.0 84.5 17.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 11 11 26.4 6.4-11.5 55.1 1.0-1.8 55.0 4.3-5.3 81.0 18.0
Away 13 13 27.5 5.2-11.3 46.3 0.5-1.2 46.7 4.2-5.1 83.3 15.2
Neutral 3 3 28.3 6.7-11.3 58.8 0.3-0.7 50.0 4.3-5.3 81.2 18.0

Wins 24 24 26.8 5.8-11.0 53.0 0.6-1.2 50.0 4.6-5.6 82.2 16.9
Losses 3 3 29.3 6.0-14.7 40.9 1.7-3.0 55.6 1.3-1.7 80.0 15.0

November 4 4 27.5 6.0-11.0 54.5 0.2-0.5 50.0 6.5-8.0 81.2 18.8
December 6 6 24.5 4.8-9.5 50.9 0.8-1.7 50.0 2.3-2.8 82.4 12.8
January 7 7 27.3 6.7-13.6 49.5 0.9-2.0 42.9 4.4-5.3 83.8 18.7
February 7 7 28.3 5.9-11.0 53.2 0.6-1.0 57.1 4.1-5.0 82.9 16.4
March 3 3 28.7 5.7-11.7 48.6 1.0-1.3 75.0 5.0-6.3 78.9 17.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 27 732 158-308 51.3 19-37 51.4 115-140 82.1 450
Conference 14 14 396 84-169 49.7 7-18 38.9 71-84 84.5 246
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 11 11 290 70-127 55.1 11-20 55.0 47-58 81.0 198
Away 13 13 357 68-147 46.3 7-15 46.7 55-66 83.3 198
Neutral 3 3 85 20-34 58.8 1-2 50.0 13-16 81.2 54

Wins 24 24 644 140-264 53.0 14-28 50.0 111-135 82.2 405
Losses 3 3 88 18-44 40.9 5-9 55.6 4-5 80.0 45

November 4 4 110 24-44 54.5 1-2 50.0 26-32 81.2 75
December 6 6 147 29-57 50.9 5-10 50.0 14-17 82.4 77
January 7 7 191 47-95 49.5 6-14 42.9 31-37 83.8 131
February 7 7 198 41-77 53.2 4-7 57.1 29-35 82.9 115
March 3 3 86 17-35 48.6 3-4 75.0 15-19 78.9 52
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 27 27.1 8.6-16.8 51.3 1.0-2.0 51.4 6.3-7.7 82.1 24.6
Conference 14 14 28.3 8.5-17.1 49.7 0.7-1.8 38.9 7.2-8.5 84.5 24.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 11 11 26.4 9.7-17.5 55.1 1.5-2.8 55.0 6.5-8.0 81.0 27.3
Away 13 13 27.5 7.6-16.5 46.3 0.8-1.7 46.7 6.2-7.4 83.3 22.2
Neutral 3 3 28.3 9.4-16.0 58.8 0.5-0.9 50.0 6.1-7.5 81.2 25.4

Wins 24 24 26.8 8.7-16.4 53.0 0.9-1.7 50.0 6.9-8.4 82.2 25.2
Losses 3 3 29.3 8.2-20.0 40.9 2.3-4.1 55.6 1.8-2.3 80.0 20.5

November 4 4 27.5 8.7-16.0 54.5 0.4-0.7 50.0 9.5-11.6 81.2 27.3
December 6 6 24.5 7.9-15.5 50.9 1.4-2.7 50.0 3.8-4.6 82.4 21.0
January 7 7 27.3 9.8-19.9 49.5 1.3-2.9 42.9 6.5-7.7 83.8 27.4
February 7 7 28.3 8.3-15.6 53.2 0.8-1.4 57.1 5.9-7.1 82.9 23.2
March 3 3 28.7 7.9-16.3 48.6 1.4-1.9 75.0 7.0-8.8 78.9 24.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 27 27.1 2.9 5.4 8.3 2.5 0.0 1.3 1.8 0.7 1.1 1.2
Conference 14 14 28.3 3.1 6.1 9.3 2.6 0.0 1.1 1.7 0.7 0.9 1.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 11 11 26.4 3.2 5.6 8.8 2.5 0.0 1.3 1.5 0.8 0.9 1.5
Away 13 13 27.5 2.6 5.3 7.9 2.5 0.0 1.2 1.8 0.7 1.2 1.1
Neutral 3 3 28.3 3.0 5.3 8.3 2.7 0.0 1.3 2.3 0.6 2.0 0.7

Wins 24 24 26.8 3.1 5.4 8.5 2.4 0.0 1.2 1.9 0.7 1.1 1.2
Losses 3 3 29.3 1.3 5.7 7.0 3.7 0.0 1.3 1.0 1.3 1.3 1.0

November 4 4 27.5 3.0 5.0 8.0 2.2 0.0 0.8 2.0 0.4 0.5 0.8
December 6 6 24.5 2.5 4.8 7.3 2.7 0.0 1.7 2.2 0.8 1.2 1.3
January 7 7 27.3 3.3 3.9 7.1 2.3 0.0 1.7 1.4 1.2 0.9 0.9
February 7 7 28.3 2.9 7.3 10.1 2.9 0.0 0.7 2.0 0.4 1.0 1.4
March 3 3 28.7 2.7 6.7 9.3 2.3 0.0 1.3 1.0 1.3 3.0 1.7
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 27 732 78 147 225 68 0 34 48 0.7 31 32
Conference 14 14 396 44 86 130 36 0 16 24 0.7 12 19
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 11 11 290 35 62 97 27 0 14 17 0.8 10 16
Away 13 13 357 34 69 103 33 0 16 24 0.7 15 14
Neutral 3 3 85 9 16 25 8 0 4 7 0.6 6 2

Wins 24 24 644 74 130 204 57 0 30 45 0.7 27 29
Losses 3 3 88 4 17 21 11 0 4 3 1.3 4 3

November 4 4 110 12 20 32 9 0 3 8 0.4 2 3
December 6 6 147 15 29 44 16 0 10 13 0.8 7 8
January 7 7 191 23 27 50 16 0 12 10 1.2 6 6
February 7 7 198 20 51 71 20 0 5 14 0.4 7 10
March 3 3 86 8 20 28 7 0 4 3 1.3 9 5
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 27 27 27.1 4.3 8.0 12.3 3.7 0.0 1.9 2.6 0.7 1.7 1.7
Conference 14 14 28.3 4.4 8.7 13.1 3.6 0.0 1.6 2.4 0.7 1.2 1.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 11 11 26.4 4.8 8.6 13.4 3.7 0.0 1.9 2.3 0.8 1.4 2.2
Away 13 13 27.5 3.8 7.7 11.5 3.7 0.0 1.8 2.7 0.7 1.7 1.6
Neutral 3 3 28.3 4.2 7.5 11.8 3.8 0.0 1.9 3.3 0.6 2.8 0.9

Wins 24 24 26.8 4.6 8.1 12.7 3.5 0.0 1.9 2.8 0.7 1.7 1.8
Losses 3 3 29.3 1.8 7.7 9.5 5.0 0.0 1.8 1.4 1.3 1.8 1.4

November 4 4 27.5 4.4 7.3 11.6 3.3 0.0 1.1 2.9 0.4 0.7 1.1
December 6 6 24.5 4.1 7.9 12.0 4.4 0.0 2.7 3.5 0.8 1.9 2.2
January 7 7 27.3 4.8 5.7 10.5 3.4 0.0 2.5 2.1 1.2 1.3 1.3
February 7 7 28.3 4.0 10.3 14.3 4.0 0.0 1.0 2.8 0.4 1.4 2.0
March 3 3 28.7 3.7 9.3 13.0 3.3 0.0 1.9 1.4 1.3 4.2 2.3