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Leah Kiyohara
Leah Kiyohara

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Auburn, Wash.

High School:
Thomas Jefferson

Event:
Distance

Experience:
So./So.


09/10/2014

2014-15 Student-Athlete Advisory Committee Announced

UofL announces 2014-15 Student Advisory Committee

04/26/2014

Krause Sets Track and Field School Record at Bellarmine Classic

Louisville's three student-athletes in the pole vault event posted collegiate-best marks.

04/25/2014

Track and Field Sends Five to Bellarmine Classic on Saturday

All five Cardinals will compete on Saturday.

04/19/2014

Bombaugh's School Record Highlights Track and Field's Performance at UK Relays

The Cardinals had 14 top-five finishes in Lexington.

04/18/2014

Track and Field Heads to UK Relays on Saturday

Louisville is sending 52 student-athletes to compete in Lexington this weekend.

Performances on TFRRS

Career Bests:
Indoor
3000m- 10:41.52
5000m- 18:56.27

Outdoor
800m- 2:32.57
1500m- 5:00.65
Mile- 5:17.24
3000m- 10:43.74
5000m- 18:13.46

2013-14: Competed in two indoor events (3,000m and 5,000m) and four outdoor events (800m, 1,500m, mile, and 5,000m) ... opened the indoor season at the Gene Edmunds Cup with a fifth-place finish and a time of 10:42.87 in the 3,000m ... finished in 17th place in the 3,000m at the Hoosier Hills meet, recording a career-best time of 10:41.52 ... competed in five meets during the outdoor season ... finished in ninth place in the 1,500m at the Lenny Lyles-Clark Wood Invitational with a career-best time of 5:00.65.

2013 Cross Country: Ran in one event, competing in the Greater Louisville Classic.

2012-13 Track: Only competed during the outdoor season ... ran in the 3,000m and 5,000m events ... took third in the 3,000m at the Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational.

2012 Cross Country: Competed in all six events ... finished second on the team at the Winthrop Invitational ... finished sixth at the Mid-America Opener (15:56.32).

Prep: Accomplished runner at Thomas Jefferson High under coach Paul Ruston ... was a three-time state qualifier in cross country ... named first team all-South Pudget Sound League in 2010 and 2011 ... also earned Washington state all-star status each of those two years ... named team MVP as a junior in 2011 ... tabbed team captain in 2010 and 2011.

Personal: Daughter of Robert and Sharon Kiyohara ... birthday is March 8 ... has two sisters ... one sister, Hannah, plays softball at Louisville ... majoring in exercise science.

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