Personal-bests (As of June 2017):
Long Jump: 5.15 meters/16-10.75 feet
Triple Jump: 11.38 meters/37-4 (No. 10 all-time at MU)
Long Jump: 5.42 meters/17-9.5 feet
Triple Jump: 11.72 meters/38-5.5 feet (No. 7 all-time at MU)
Indoor (Jr.): Snagged the silver medal in the triple jump (11.03 meters) at the 2017 Blue and Gold Invitational (Dec. 1) ... With a distance of 11.71 meters, achieved a personal best in the triple jump at the John Tierney Classic (Jan. 20) ... Grabbed second tier on the podium at the Jack Johnson Classic (Jan 26/27) with a mark of 11.38 meters in the triple jump ... At the Shell Shocker Meet (Feb. 16), achieved a personal best in the long jump (5.44 meters), placing fourth, and got bronze in the triple jump (11.43 meters).
Indoor (So.): Competed in both the long jump and triple jump over five meets during the indoor season ... Placed first in the triple jump twice, once at the UW-Parkside Fall Finale (Dec. 9) and again at the UW-Parkside Classic (Feb. 4) ... Placed ninth at the BIG EAST Championships in the triple jump with a mark of 10.74 meters.
Outdoor (So.): Competed in six meets, participating in both the long and triple jumps ... At the BIG EAST Championships, took seventh in the long jump and ninth in the triple jump ... Best finish was a second place finish in the triple jump at the Marquette Duals with a mark of 11.22 meters.
All-BIG EAST (Triple Jump - Outdoor)
Indoor (Fr.): Took fourth in the triple jump at the BIG EAST Championships by tying her season-best with a mark of 11.38 meters (37-4 feet) ... Took third at the GVSU Big Meet with a leap of 11.38 meters ... Won the triple jump at the UW-Parkside Classic, by intially setting her season-best jump of 11.38 meters.
Outdoor (Fr.): Reached the podium in her first BIG EAST Outdoor Championships with a wind-aided leap of 11.39 meters to take third place ... Also finished seventh in the long jump at the league championships with a wind-aided distance of 5.30 meters ... Set a personal-best in the triple jump at the Joey Haines Invite with a wind-adjusted mark of 11.65 meters to place eighth overall, and also set a personal-best in the long jump with a leap of 5.42 meters to place 15th.
Prior to Marquette: Chmelik was a four-year letterwinner in track and field at St. Charles East High School (St. Charles, Illinois) … Served as team captain senior year on the way to being named team MVP … Holds the school record in the triple jump for which she earned All-State honors three consecutive years (7th as a sophomore, 5th as a junior, 4th as a senior) … Member of school-record holding 4x100, 4x200, 4x400-meter relay teams … 4x400 team was Illinois 3A state champions twice … Helped team to a third place state finish as a junior.
Personal: Chmelik was born in St. Charles, Illinois to William and Susan Chmelik … Has one brother, Christopher, and two sisters, Caroline and Elizabeth (twin) … Father ran cross country/track and field at Ohio Northern University … Plans to major in accounting.
BIG EAST Indoor Championships:
Triple Jump: 9th (10.74 meters/35-3 feet)
Triple Jump: 4th (11.38 meters/37-4 feet) No. 10 all-time at MU
BIG EAST Outdoor Championships:
Long Jump: 7th (5.38 meters/17-8 feet)
Triple Jump: 9th (10.92 meters/35-10 feet)
Long Jump: 7th (5.30 meters/17-4.75 feet)
Triple Jump: 3rd (11.39 meters/37-4.5 feet)