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  Henok Lechebo
  • Sophomore
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • West Toronto Collegiate High School
  • Sport Management
  • Track Events: 3,000m, 5,000m
  • All-SEC Cross Country- 2005
  • All-South Region Cross Country - 2005

Personal record time of 23:47.56 (8K), 29:36.38 (10K), 8:10.46 (i3,000m), 14:14.53 (o5,000m) Three top-10 finishes Three wins on the track.

Track Highlights: Earned two wins during the 2005 indoor season in the 3.000m Won the 5,000 at the Florida Relays with a time of 14:48.24 Earned a regional qualifying time of 14:14.53 at the Mt. Sac Relays.

2004: Ran a collegiate best 8K time of 23:47.56 at the SEC Championships to finish eighth overall Finished second at the NCAA South Regional to complete a one-two Florida sweep, running a collegiate best 10K time of 29:36.38 Florida's third finisher at the NCAA Championships with a 134th place finish overall Went from being the Gators' fifth runner at the beginning of the season to the second runner by the SEC Championships Sixth place finish at the Gator Invitational.

Prep: Coached by Patricia Scroggie at West Toronto Collegiate High School ... Two-time track and cross country most valuable runner ... Named the senior boys athlete of the year ... Holds school records for 1500m, 3000m, 5K and 10K ... Earned the gold medal in the 7.3K from the Ontario School Athletic Association ... Placed first in the two-mile at the 2003 National Scholastic Indoor meet in New York ... Won the 10K at the 2003 Canadian Junior National Track and Field Championship as well as the 8K at the 2003 Canadian Junior National Cross Country Championship ... Took second at the IAAF World Junior Cross Country Championship in March of 2004 Winning the Canadian Championships and placing so high at the AIIF meet are the most memorable moments of his career Also ran for the Toronto Olympic Track Club Coached by David Christiani Team took first at the 2003 Junior National Cross Country Championships Also played soccer.


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