Crusaders Women's Track & Field BIO
Haley Leishman
Player Profile:
Haley Leishman 2289224
Position: Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Whitefish, Mont.
High School: Suffield Academy

2016-2017:

  • Did not compete
  • Named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

2015-2016:

  • Competed in the one-mile and 5,000m runs
  • Posted career-best times in the one-mile (5:44.13) at the Central Connecticut Invitational (4/2) and in the 5,000m (19:28.25) at the Holy Cross Invitational (4/24)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

2014-2015:

  • Competed in the 3,000 and 5,000-meter runs
  • Posted season-best times in the 3,000 (11:37.53) versus Maine and in the 5,000 (21:00.74) at the Holy Cross Invitational. 

Before Holy Cross:

  • Four year member of the Suffield Academy varsity cross country team
  • Named team captain during senior year
  • Named All New England Runner and All-Star Runner in 2011-2012
  • Two year member of the varsity track & field team
  • Also member of the lacrosse team.

Personal:

  • Daughter of David and Janet Leishman
  • Father, David, was named the seventh best freestyle skier in the world in 1978-1979
  • Has two sisters (Meghan and Emily)
  • Sister Meghan was a four-year member of the equestrian polo team at Skidmore College
  • Sister Emily is a senior at Holy Cross (Class of 2015)
  • Cousin Maggie Dore is a senior at Holy Cross (Class of 2015)
  • Grandfather Raymond graduated from Holy Cross in 1950
  • Aunt Maureen Keefe graduated from Holy Cross in 1982
  • Aunt Bernadette Keefe Dore graduated from Holy Cross in 1985
  • Uncle John Dore graduated from Holy Cross in 1985
  • Uncle Timothy Keefe graduated from Holy Cross in 1996
  • Majoring in psychology with a minor in Spanish

Leishman's Top Performances

Event

Time

Meet (Date)

1 Mile

5:44.13

Central Connecticut Invitational (4/2/2016)

3,000m

11:37.53

Maine (2/7/2015)

5,000m

19:28.25

Holy Cross Invitational (4/24/2016)

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