Rice - 2004: Member of the cross country team which finished second at the WAC championships... Ran five meets for the Owls, finishing a best of 24th at the Lamar Invitational... Ran the 1500 meters and the 10,000 meters for the Owls at the 2004 WAC outdoor championships... Also competed in the 3,000 and 5,000 meters during the season... Redshirted the indoor season.
High School - A 2003 graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School... Won six letters in cross country and track and field for coach Matt Ryan and the Colonials... Helped cross country team to second place finish at the state meet in 2003... Earned all-district honors in the indoor and outdoor 3200 meters in 2002 and 2003... Also lettered one season in soccer... Graduated with a 3.98 grade point average out of a 4.0... Named a National Merit Scholar and an AP Scholar... Member of Women in Science and Engineering, and the National Honor Society Service Committee.
Personal - Full Name: Leah McKay... Born: Sept. 12, 1985, at Rockville, Md... Parents: Edward and Janell McKay, McLean, Va. (two brothers)... College: Hanszen.