Lucia Pinelli

Lucia Pinelli

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Satellite Beach, Fla.

High School:
West Shore HS

Height:
5-8

Position:
Starboard

Squad:
Varsity

04/02/2012

Rowing Successful in Last Home Regatta of 2012

The Knights swept Stetson and JU.

03/30/2012

Rowing to Host Duel Meet with Stetson and Jacksonville

Racing starts at 9 a.m.

03/27/2012

UCF Places 221 Student-Athletes on C-USA Academic Honor Roll

The Knights rank first among all league public institutions for the sixth-consecutive year.

03/24/2012

Rowing Falls to Conference Opponent Tennessee

This is the second of three home events for the Knights

03/18/2012

Rowing Claims Four Victories in Final Day of Longhorn Invitational

Eight weekend victories

2011-2012
• Served as bow for varsity eight boat
• Finished third in the Collegiate 8+ race at the Chattanooga Head Race
• Defeated Alabama, Louisville, Boston College and Georgetown at the Head of the Charles

2010-2011
• Served as bow for varsity four boat
• Defeated Kansas State and San Diego at the Longhorn Invitational
• Defeated league rival Alabama in Tuscaloosa

2009-10
• Rowed in second seat in second varsity eight boat
• Went undefeated against Kansas State, Oklahoma, Iowa and Texas at the Longhorn Invitational
• Won against Boston and Dayton at the Dale England Cup
• Finished first against Navy and St. Joseph's at the Geroge Washington Invitational
• Took first place over Alabama at home regatta
• Placed sixth in the petite final with the second varsity eight at the South/Central Regional Championships and the C-USA Championship

2008-09
• Rowed with the novice team
• Took home first-place honors in the varsity 8+ event and finished third in the first varsity 4+ event at the Metro Cup
• Defeated Wisconsin, Iowa, Kansas State and Texas in the novice 8+ boat at the Longhorn Invitational
• Raced in the novice 8+ event and earned first against Duke at the UCF Regatta
• Rowed against Virginia in the Virginia Invitational
• Defeated California, Sacramento State and Texas at the Lake Natoma Invitational
• Recorded third-place versus Michigan, Virginia, Wisconsin, Kansas, Duke and Oklahoma in the finals at the South/Central Regional Championships

Prior to UCF
• Graduated from West Shore High School in 2008
• Involved with orchestra, French Honor Society and Space Coast Crew
• Picked up three letters in varsity rowing for head coach David Drake
• During senior season, raced in the state final with the varsity four and recorded the fastest erg score for women

Personal
• Born in Atlanta, Ga.
• Daughter of Jean-Paul Pinelli and Maria Uriondo
• Major is interdisciplinary studies

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