2012: Ran in the 400, 500, 800, 1,000, 1,500, one-mile, 4x400 relay, 4x800 relay and 4,000 distance medley relay…set a season-best time in the 400 (1:02.87) at the Brown Springtime Open (April 29)… posted career-best times in the 500 (1:20.72) at the Sorlien Invitational (Jan. 13), 800 (2:16.22) at the Joe Donahue Indoor Games (Jan. 27), 1,000 (3:04.17) versus Maine (Feb. 4), 1,500 (4:49.87) at the Tiger Classic (April 6) and one-mile (5:18.44) at the Alden Invitational (Dec. 3)…earned second team All-Patriot League honors for second place finishes as member of the 4,000 distance medley relay team at the Patriot League Indoor Championship (12:02.32) and as a member of the 4x800 relay team at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (9:00.43)…named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2011: Competed in the 400, 600, 800, 4x400 and triple jump…part of the fourth place 4x400 meter relay team at Brown Alden Invitational (Dec. 4)…recorded a season-best triple jump distance of 11.00 meters at the New England Indoor Championship (Feb. 25)…ran a season-best time of 2:21.01 in the 800 at the Brown Springtime Open (May 1)…named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2010: Placed 15th in the 400 with a time of
1:02.81 at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship.
Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity track and field team at Masconomet Regional H.S...team captain in 2008...named Salem Evening News outdoor track All-Star in 2008 and 2009...also four-year member of the varsity gymnastics team...team captain junior and senior year...recieved Coach’s Award in 2008...2009 Massachusetts Senior National gymnastics team qualifier...individual state meet qualifier all four years...one-year member of the cross country team...member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Daughter of Walter and Kathryn Meinelt...has three brothers (Tom, Steve and John)...majoring in Economics and Accounting.
Meinelt's Top Performances
|400m||1:02.81||Patriot League Outdoor Championship (4/30/2010)|
|500m||1:20.72||Sorlien Invitational (1/13/2012)|
|600m||1:44.80||Alden Invitational (12/4/2010)|
|800m||2:16.22||Joe Donahue Indoor Games (1/27/2012)|
|1,500m||4:49.87||Tiger Classic (4/6/2012)|
|1 Mile||5:18.44||Alden Invitational (12/3/2011)|
|Triple Jump||11.00m||Alden Invitational (12/4/2010)|