The asterisk next to 2019-20 season bio indicate the NCAA’s decision to grant an extra year of eligibility for student-athletes in light of the COVID-19 pandemic; the student-athlete’s year of eligibility did not “advance” from 2019-20 to 2020-21 due to this NCAA ruling.
2019-20*: Member of the 2v8+ at the Rivanna Romp (11/17), finishing 19th with a time of 15:20.70…Spring season cancelled due to COVID-19 outbreak.
2018-19: Member of the 2V4+ at Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational (March 16th-17th)… Finished third in Saturday morning session with a time of 7.00.411… Finished third in Saturday afternoon with a time of 6.41.076… Finished third in Sunday race with a time of 6.52.965…Member of the Varsity 4 boat that finished sixth in a Friday preliminary race at the Sunshine State Invitational with a time of 7:42.18…Placed third in a Saturday Petite Final with a time of 7:43.96…At the Natoma Invitational, earned a third-place finish with the Varsity 4 with time of 7:32.5 in Saturday morning’s race…Earned second place with time of 7:39.6 on Saturday afternoon…Placed second with a time of 7:43.38 on Sunday…Finished second in Final 2 as a member of the Second Varsity 4 at the Lake Wheeler Invitational with a time of 7:41.67…Finished in third place in the Varsity 4’s opening heat at the ACC Championships…Earned a sixth-place finish in the Grand Final with a time of 7:48.162.
High School: Attended Oaks Christian High School…Four-year member of the cheerleading team…Three-time honor roll honoree.
Personal: Parents are Dan and Lisa Mindel…Three siblings, Lily, Molly and Sam…Majoring in marine biology and ecology…Enjoys freediving and painting…Raised on the north shore of Kauai, Hawaii.