At the final day of competition at the NCAA Championships West Preliminary Round, Arizona added seven additional entries to the program's total for the finals in Eugene.
After a rain-delayed second day of competition at the NCAA Championships West Preliminary Round, Arizona had five student-athletes advance to finals of the NCAA Championships.
After the first day of the NCAA Championships West Preliminary Round, Arizona had three student-athletes advance to finals of the NCAA Championships.
The No. 22 men's and No. 6 women's track and fields will compete in the NCAA Championships West Preliminary Round on May 23-25.
The University of Arizona Wildcat men's and No. 7 women's track and field teams both have athletes competing in the 2013 NCAA West Preliminary Round in Austin, Texas.
2012: Indoors, Leake clocked a personal-best time of 48.99 in the 400 meters at the Boise State Team Challenge ... He also ran the first leg on the 4x400-meter relay team, the quartet of Leake, Chris McSwain, James Eichberger and Sean Delfani took sixth place at the MPSF Championships with a season-best time of 3:12.00 ... Outdoors, Leake's personal-best time of 51.89 in the 400-meter hurdles came at the UA-ASU-NAU Double Dual, good for first place ... At the NCAA West Preliminaries, he ran 52.32 in the first round and 53.26 in the semifinal ... At the Pac-12 Championships, Thomas Moronta, Chris McSwain, Garic Wharton and Leake took fifth place in the 4x100-meter relay, clocking a time of 40.77 ... The quartet of Leake, McSwain, James Eichberger and Sean Delfani clocked a season-best time of 3:11.44 in the 4x400-meter relay at the UA-ASU-NAU Double Dual, good for second place.
BEFORE ARIZONA: Leake will transfer to UA from Missouri ... He redshirted the 2011 season with the Tigers and will come to Tucson with two seasons of eligibility ... During the 2010 indoor season, posted season-best times of 22.58 in the 200 meters and 48.55 in the 400 meters ... His season-best mark in the 60-meter hurdles came at the Bill Bergan Invitational ... During the 2010 indoor season, he set season-best times of 22.98 in the 200 meters, 50.33 in the 400 meters and 1:13.53 in the 600-yard run ... Also ran in the 400 meters at the Big 12 Indoor Championships, placing 19th overall ... For the 2009 outdoor season, Leake clocked a time of 54.53 in the 400-meter hurdles at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships, placing 20th overall ... Set outdoor personal-best marks of 22.63 in the 200 meters, 50.04 in the 400 meters and 53.33 in the 400-meter hurdles.
High School: At Lake Highlands High School, Leake was the team captain his senior year... In addition to track and field, was a two-year letterman in basketball ... Prep bests included 14.72 in the 110-meter hurdles, 37.82 in the 300-meter hurdles and 45-1 in the triple jump.
Personal: Son of Charles and Carolyn Leake ... Born in Dallas, Texas.