2008-09: Member of the All-Missouri Valley Conference First Team ... member of the Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete Team ... achieved 10 top-three finishes in regular-season dual-meets, including a first-place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke in a double-dual meet against Northern Iowa and St. Louis University ... earned a personal-best time in the 50-yard freestyle at the Zippy Invitational ... finished first in the Missouri Valley Conference in the 100-yard breaststroke, with a personal-best time and first-place finish at the State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Championships ... placed seventh in the 200-yard breaststroke at the championships ... member of Illinois State season-best 400-yard medley relay team and 200-yard medley relay team, that placed third at the championships.
2007-08: Named to the All-Missouri Valley Conference Honorable Mention Team ... received the Newcomer of the Year award ... finished first in the 100-yard breaststroke and second in the 200-yard breaststroke against UNI ... took first in the 100-yard breaststroke against Lindenwood ... recorded a first-place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke and second in the 200-yard breaststroke ... took first in the 100-yard breaststroke against Western Illinois ... placed first in the 200-yard breaststroke in a double-dual meet against Butler and Youngstown State ... finished first in the 100-yard breaststroke and third in the 200-yard breaststroke against Illinois ... won the 100-yard breaststroke and took third in the 200-yard breaststroke at the Zippy Invitational ... took first in the 200-yard breaststroke against Ball State ... won both the 100- and 200-yard breaststroke against Green Bay ... ended the season at the State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Championships with a fourth-place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke and a fifth in the 200-yard breaststroke ... was also a member of the 200-yard medley relay team that placed fourth at the championships.
Kaskaskia: Placed 30th at the YMCA Nationals in the 100-yard breaststroke ... was on the President's list ... earned an associates of arts degree.
Central High: YMCA National qualifier in the 100- and 200-yard breaststroke, as well as the 50-yard freestyle ... YMCA State champion in the 100-yard breaststroke ... placed third in the 50-yard freestyle and fourth in the 100-yard breaststroke at the IHSA Sectionals ... competed at the Janet Evans Invitational during the summer 2006 ... placed first in the 100-yard breaststroke at the Ozark Championship (USA) ... scholar-athlete all four years of high school.
Personal: Born 10-15-1987 ... daughter of Wally and Pam Dinkelman ... two-time member of the AFNI Athletics Honor Roll ... majoring in exercise science.
Personal Best: 50-yard freestyle 25.31, 100-yard breaststroke- 1:05.62, 200-yard breaststroke- 2:24.12