Women's Track & Field

Melissa Isidor
Melissa Isidor
Year: Freshman
Hometown: New Bedford, Mass.
High School: New Bedford
Position: Sprints

2014 Outdoor: Finished ninth in both the 100-meter hurdles and long jump at the Sam Howell Invitational … also helped the 4x100 meter relay team to a fifth-place finish at the Sam Howell Invite.

2013-14 Indoor: Placed ninth at the Ivy League Heptagonal Indoor Championships with a 60 meter hurdles time of 8.99 … Placed first at the USATF New England Indoor Championship with a long jump of 17’ 11” … Also recorded a first place finish at the USATF New England Indoor Championship with a personal best 8.91 in the 60 meter hurdles.

Before Brown: A four-year letterwinner in track & field at New Bedford High School … team captain as a senior … Boston Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic selection in 55m hurdles during the 2012-13 indoor season … Standard Times Indoor Track Athlete of the Year … MIAA D1 state champion in 55m hurdles and long jump … third in New England Championship in 55m hurdles … national qualifier … MIAA Division I state champion in long jump during the 2013 outdoor season … secretary of the National Honor Society at New Bedford. 

Personal: Born on February 10, 1995 … daughter of Sarah Mink … has one sister, Annifreed Sinjour, who graduated from Brandeis University … plans to concentrate in urban studies … hobbies include bike riding.