SMU Competes In This Event For The First Time Since The 2008-09 Season
Mustangs Place In The Top 10 In Seven Events On Day Three
Mustangs Place In The Top 10 In Eight Events
Mustangs Place In Top 5 Of Three
SMU Competes In This Event For The First Time Since The 2006-07 Season
2012-13 (Jr.):Conference USA Championship: Placed first in two events including the 200 medley relay (Matas Andriekus, David Larsson, Nicolai Hansen) and the 200 freestyle relay (Ryan Koops, Larsson, Mindaugas Sadauskas)... Also finished third in the 50 freestyle, sixth in the 100 freestyle and 13th in the 100 butterfly... American Short Course Championship: Finished first in the 200 medley relay (Koops, Hansen, Sadauskas), second in the 200 freestyle relay (Larsson, Hansen, Matt Roney) and eighth in the 50 freestyle.
2011-12 (So.): Placed third in the 50 free at the Big 12 Championships with a swim of 19.96 ... Also took sixth in the 100 free (44.90) at the conference meet ... Swam a season best 44.82 in the 100 fly at the Mizzou Invite ... Placed second in the 50 free (20.96) and fourth in the 100 free (46.80) against Kentucky and SIU ... Took first in the 100 free (44.82) and second in the 50 free (20.44) at the Mizzou Invite ... Against Northwestern and Denver, placed first in the 50 free (20.37) and 100 free (44.95) ... Also took first in the 50 free (20.47) against Drury.
2010-11 (Fr.): Competed at the University of Missouri.
19.98 - 50-yard freestyle
Prior to SMU: Brazilian Junior Nationals Champion... Record holder in the 50m freestyle, 200m freestyle relay, 400m freestyle relay and the 400 medley relay at his high school, Colegio Estadual Governador Milton Campos.
Personal: Son of Sebastion Melo and Julieta Melo... majoring in civil engineering.