|Hometown:||East Northport, N.Y.|
2017: Started all 17 games for the Knights this season…Had 3 total points with a goal and an assist… Had 16 total shots…Had one assist in the 2-2 tie against Bridgeport (9/23)…Had a goal in the 4-1 win at Post (10/4).
2016: Started in first 12 games of the season before missing final five… Took six shots in total…Tied for third on team in points (4)... Tied for first on team in shot percentage (.167)... Went perfect 1-for-1 on penalty kicks… Helped QC backline post two shutouts… Took one shot during a 1-0 win against St. Thomas Aquinas (9/24)... Scored the opening goal in the 54th minute and attempted a season-high three shots during a 1-1 tie versus Daemen (9/30)… Registered an assist in two consecutive games during a 3-0 home victory against Nyack (10/6) and on the road against Georgian Court (10/12).
2015: Started in 15 of the Knights' 16 matches as a freshman..Tied for the team lead in assists (4)...Attempted a shot on goal in her collegiate debut on the road against Pace University (9/3)...Recorded her first assist when her corner kick found Bridget Gleason for a header in the 18th-minute of the Knights' win at Wilmington (9/6)...Received credit for an assist on Monica Lupo's game-tying goal before intermission of the team's 1-1 draw with LIU Post (9/26)...Notched her third assist on a game-winning goal by Bridget Gleason in the 85th minute of the Knights win at Daemen (10/10)...Assisted on teammate Gena Koutsounadis' goal in the 75th minute of the Knights' 3-1 win at NYIT (10/31).
Before Queens: Attended Northport High School where she played for head coach Ajia Gipp and was named team captain during her senior year...Scored six goals and distributed two assists in helping the Tigers achieve a 16-2 overall record during her final season...Played her club ball for Farmingdale United, scoring a goal to secure the team's sixth consecutive State Open Cup in 2014.
Personal: Daughter of Amy and Ari Mendrinos...Has two brothers, Dimitri and Konstantine...Says friends call her Adj and her family calls her Nina...Favorite athlete is Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo...Go-to meals are pasta and pizza...Enjoys family time and getting the chance to travel...Pre-game ritual involves listening to music and envisioning the type of game she knows she's capable of...Speaks two languages, Greek and English...Aspires to be a teacher...Currently a double major in Secondary Education and Spanish.
|Oct 11||LIU Post||L, 4-0|
|Oct 14||at Roberts Wesleyan||L, 1-0|
|Oct 18||Daemen||W, 4-0|
|Oct 21||at NYIT||W, 1-0|
|Oct 27||Goldey-Beacom||L, 1-0|
|Oct 30||at Dominican (N.Y.)||W, 3-0|
|Aug 31||at Holy Family||L, 3-1||1||0||0||0||1||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 2||at Jefferson||L, 2-1||1||0||0||0||1||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 4||at New Haven||L, 2-1||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 7||at Chestnut Hill||W, 2-0||1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Sep 12||Georgian Court||T, 3-3||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 16||Molloy||L, 4-0||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 20||at Felician||L, 1-0||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 23||Bridgeport||T, 2-2||1||0||1||1||0||-||0-0||0|
|Sep 26||at St. Thomas Aquinas||L, 2-0||1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Sep 30||at Mercy||L, 2-0||1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Oct 4||at Post||W, 4-1||1||1||0||2||2||.500||0-0||0|
|Oct 11||LIU Post||L, 4-0||1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Oct 14||at Roberts Wesleyan||L, 1-0||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 18||Daemen||W, 4-0||1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Oct 21||at NYIT||W, 1-0||1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Oct 27||Goldey-Beacom||L, 1-0||1||0||0||0||1||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 30||at Dominican (N.Y.)||W, 3-0||1||0||0||0||1||.000||0-0||0|