Joseph

Leland

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Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Virginia Beach, Va.
High School: First Colonial

Bio

2018 (Freshman):

  • Placed 18th to lead the Crusaders at the Patriot League Championships, running an 8K time of 26:36.1 (10/27).
  • Finished 205th at the NCAA Northeast Region Championships, running a 10K time of 37:34.8 (11/9).
  • Ran a season-best 8K time of 26:12 at the Nassaney Invitational, finishing 28th (9/8).
  • Opened the year with a 16th-place finish against UNH and Providence, running a 5K time of 15:46.06 (9/1).

Before Holy Cross:

  • A one-year member of the varsity track and field team under head coach Ben Kaminski.
  • Named Indoor Regional Champion in the 3200m, regional runner up and All State in 3200 (seventh place).
  • Set the school record in 3200m for both indoor and outdoor track.
  • Also a member of the varsity cross country team under head coach Scott Stubbe.
  • Named Most Valuable Runner in 2017 and to the All-District team (7th place).

  • Member of the varsity wrestling team for three years under head coach Shaun Hutchison.
  • Served as captain senior year.
  • Earned the Coach's Award and placed second at conference all region to qualify for state tournament.
  • Went 41-12 in 2017.

Personal:

  • Son of Gregory and Kristen.
  • Father is a captain in the U.S. Navy.
  • Undecided major.
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