Nyla Lindo
Nyla Lindo
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Plantation, FL
High School: Pine Crest School
Position: Jumps
Parents: Peter and Jacqueline

Career Best Marks (Indoor):

1.52m High Jump 1/22/2017 Emory Crossplex Invitational
4.56m Long Jump 1/22/2017 Emory Crossplex Invitational
11.16m Triple Jump 2/17/2017 Sewanee Indoor Invitational

Honors (Indoor):

2017 USTFCCCA South/Southeast All-Region Triple Jump

Career Best Marks (Outdoor):

1.55m High Jump 3/24/2017 Emory Classic
5.23m Long Jump 3/17/2017 Emory Invitational
11.35m Triple Jump 3/23/2018 Emory Invitational

Honors (Outdoor):

2017 All-UAA Triple Jump 2nd


Prior to Emory:

Was a five-year member of the Pine Crest varsity track and field team...Served as a team captain during her senior season...5x varsity state medalist...2016 City MVP for Fort Lauderdale city championships...All-American at the 2015 Junior Olympics.

Personal:

Born on July 21st...Daughter of Peter and Jacqueline Smith-Lindo.

Why she chose Emory?

"I chose Emory because it provided me the perfect balance of academic rigor and athletics. Emory also has a beautiful campus and surrounding area and it is not far from home."