2008: Only competed in two meets before injury cut short her season… Placed in the scoring five in the Navy Invitational.
2007: Scored at one meet during the Retrievers, the opening meet of the season as she turned in a time of 23:46.56 at the Mount St. Mary’s Dual 5K’s for 36th place and crossed the line as the fifth Retriever… Ran a time of 22:09.30 for the 5008-meter course at the America East Championships, where she was seventh for the Retrievers… Her best 6K time came at the William and Mary Tribe Open where she ran a 26:17.10 for 67th overall.
2006: Scored for the Retrievers in all but one meet during the season… Was the fifth Retriever across the line at the conference championships, finishing the 5K course in 19:50.0, good for 54th place… Highest finish of the year came during her collegiate debut at the Mount St. Mary’s Dual 5K’s where she finished 22nd in a time of 21:50.6… Ran her best 6K time of the year at the William and Mary Tribe Open where she finished 31st in a time of 25:26.6.
Background: A varsity letterwinner at Francis Scott Key H.S. in Union Bridge, Md…. Earned the Eagle Award and MVP honors from and was named All-County and All-Conference… Helped her team to a runner-up finish at the regional meet in 2006… Also finished third in the 1A/2A 3200-meter run in the 2006 Maryland State Championship… An honor roll student and member of the National Honor Society who earned the Principal’s Award.
Personal: One of four daughters to Sean and Jane Leahy… Has three sisters, Kathy (31), Megan (18), and Mary Kate (17)… Father, Sean played semi-professional soccer… Majoring in financial economics… Born March 30, 1988.