UAB posts second tournament victory in first year of competition
Three Blazers atop individual standings at Bulldog Roundup
Ferreira leads Blazers with 21st place finish
Sophomore Year (2011-12)
Enrolled at UAB in January 2011 and began competing for the Blazers midseason ... finished the year third on the team with an average of 171.5 per game ... posted her highest score of the season with a 208 against South Carolina State at the Bulldog Roundup (Feb. 4) ... helped UAB to the team title at that event and finished eighth individually as one of four Blazers in the top 10 ... bowled a 201 against No. 1 Valparaiso at Nebraska's Big Red Invitational (Jan. 20) ... averaged 184.0 over five traditional games at the Big Red Invite against one of the most talented fields of the season.
Previously attended Broward College in Florida ... captained her bowling team at Coral Springs Charter School in Florida ... led her team to a first-place finish at the Junior Broward County Tournament in 2008 ... took first place in the 2009 Teen Masters Alibi Competition ... served as president of the Saturday Scholarship League ... has served as an assistant director for youth leagues and tournaments ... member of the honor roll at Coral Springs.
Jennafer Noelle Mellott ... born Nov. 10, 1991 in Coral Springs, Fla. ... daughter of Les and Julie Mellott ... has three sisters, Angie, Cheryl and Jessica ... majoring in biology.