Kristin Swindell
Kristin Swindell

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Bradenton, Fla.

High School:
Braden River HS

Last College:
Florida Gulf Coast


04/15/2014

Hopkins Finishes Tied for Fourth, WCU Fifth at 2014 SoCon Championship

Kristin Swindell named All-Southern Conference, Olivia Landino All-Freshman

04/12/2014

Catamount Women's Golf Opens SoCon Championship Sunday

WCU vying for its third SoCon women's golf title all-time

04/03/2014

Three Catamounts Earn Southern Conference Athlete of the Month Honors

Carter, Martin and Swindell honored in their respective sports for the month of March

03/31/2014

WCU Women's Golf Collects Runner-Up Finish at Mimosa Hills

Kristin Swindell, Olivia Landino finish tied for sixth to pace squad

03/30/2014

Swindell Tied for Lead, WCU Second at Mimosa Hills Intercollegiate

Final round scheduled for 9:00 am shotgun start on Monday

Prior to Western Carolina: Transferred to Western Carolina prior to the fall, 2013 semester ... Suffered an injury three tournaments into her freshman season in 2011-12 ... Returned in the 2012-13 season; At Florida Gulf Coast: Competed in three events during the fall of 2011 with two top 20 and one top 15 finishes before being sidelined with an injury ... Returned to the active lineup in 2012-13 ... Paced FGCU at the 2013 Atlantic-Sun Championship, finishing tied for fourth with a three-round score of 216 (73-72-71) ... As a freshman in the fall of 2011, contributed a counting score in all nine rounds while finishing with a 78.0 scoring average ... Made her collegiate debut at the USF-Waterlefe Invitational where she carded a 235 (79-76-80) to place in a tie for 17th in the field of 45 players ... Her best finish at the Holiday Inn Express Hatter Classic where she took 12th in the field of 45 with a season-low score of 233 (80-78-75);
High School: Was a three-time Manatee County Player of the Year during which time she held a 54-1 match record ... Was a high school individual state qualifier three times ... Held a nine-hole scoring average of 34.2 ... Won the 2011 high school regional with a five-under par 67 in a playoff ... Went on to finish 13th at the Class 2A state finals with a 156 (79-77) ... A four-time Florida Junior Tour champion ... Three top five AJGA finishes ... Ranked as high as No. 46 nationally as an amateur ... At the time of her graduation, held ever girl's golf record at Braden River High.

Personal: Is the daughter of Jeff and Jill Swindell ... Birthday is in April.

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