|Hometown:||St. Louis, Mo.|
|Team:||Shreveport Mudbugs (NAHL)|
Melton becomes a member of the Bulldog hockey class of 2021 after an impressive junior hockey career in the North American Hockey League (NAHL). Melton exploded onto the scene by leading the NAHL in goal scoring in 2016-17 with 35 goals in 57 games while adding 23 assists. Melton was the South Division's Most Valuable player for the Shreveport Mudbugs while also being named to the All-NAHL Team, the All South-Division Team and the South Division's Forward of the Year.