Melissa Reid Basketball Profile
Height: 170cm / 5’7”
Born: February 1, 1994
Weight: 61.9 kg / 136 lbs
WNBA Draft Eligible: 2016 (not drafted)
College: Elizabeth City State University ‘16
15 points 8 steals 10 rebounds 6 assists
Melissa Reid Information
Available video for Melissa Reid:
Elizabeth City State University vs. Lincoln University
Elizabeth City State University vs. University of Wilmington
Melissa Reid PG/SG #10 Elizabeth City State Highlights 2015-2016
2017 Combine Highlight Mix
Physical: Melissa is physical and combo guard position with a lot of heart and passion instilled in her play. She is strong and aggressive guard who is a dual threat to score inside and get teammates involved in the play. Intense lean athlete who excels in on the ball defense and help side defense. Melissa is a solid player with paired skills, that are essential to a team with goals. She has the ability to be used in any guard position. Getting position and forcing the defender to make mistakes while guarding her and reading her opponent is second nature, on both sides of the court.
Shooting: Melissa’s go to is getting to the basket, creating contact, and making lay-ups, but has a good mid range shot and a good pull up jump shot. Is able to knock down the three-pointer shot and has great ball handling skills. Great coming off ball screens.
Defense/Rebounding: Proficient rebounder gets position for size, boxes out well.
Elite perimeter, on-ball defender, Melissa is versatile and plays hard on both ends. She plays both sides of the floor and takes pride in her defense. Melissa is an aggressive defender in which she applies pressure on the basketball every play while playing the passing lane. She has great active hands and timing.
On the offensive end she has a good basketball IQ and is very athletic at the PG/SG position, which allows her to be a playmaker. Reid is a combo guard who can score in various ways with good court vision. She is a good slasher who can also attack the paint and create contact and score. Melissa makes great reads off the pick and roll and has a great mid-range jump shot. She has the ability to shoot the 3 and can take defenders off the dribble. She is a great ball handler, can handle defensive pressure, and is excellent in the open court.
Miscellaneous: Melissa is a talented guard who is versatile, with heart and athleticism. With tremendous work ethic, Melissa is able to adapt into various basketball settings. Melissa is a solid leader on and off the court, gets teammates involved, builds team moral and conducts both offense and defense. High motor plays extremely hard, moves fast and quick. Looks to push the ball when needed with effective game awareness. Make positive encouragement 100% of game.
2017 Cop Mitchell Cup- Dominican Republic
3 Games: Game 1- 6 pts 4 assists 5 steals 3 rebounds 1 turnover
Game 2- 11 pts 5 assists 6 steals 4 rebounds 0 turnovers
Game 3- 6 pts 3 assists 4 steals 2 rebounds 0 turnovers
2015-2016 Elizabeth City State University (NCAA2) Season Stats: http://www.ecsuvikings.com/sports/w-baskbl/stats/2015-2016/teamcume.html 25 Games: 23.7 mpg, 2.9 ppg, 1.9 apg, 2.9 rpg, 2.3 spg FGP: 28.6% 3PTs: 12.0% FT: 40.5%
2014-2015: Elizabeth City State University (NCAA2) Season Stats: http://www.ecsuvikings.com/sports/w-baskbl/stats/2014-2015/teamcume.html 10 Games: 4.6 mpg 0.1 ppg, 0.8 rpg, 0.3 apg, 3.0 spg, FGP: 0% 3PTs: 0% FT: 16.7%
2013-2014: Elizabeth City State University (NCAA2) Season Stats:
7 Games: 2.3 mpg 0.0 ppg, 0.3 rpg, 1.0 apg, 0.0 spg, FGP: 0% 3PTs: 0% FT: 0%
2012-13 Mansfield University of Pennsylvania (NCAA2) Season Stats:
16 Games: 6.2 mpg, 0.6 ppg 1.2 rpg, 1.2 apg, 0.1 spg, FGP: 25.0% 3PTs: 0% FT: 14.3%