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Henok Lechebo
  • Distance
  • Ind: Sophomore Out: Sophomore
  • Toronto, Ontario (West Toronto HS)
  • BD: 4/26/85 (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)


3,000m: 8:10.46, 2005 Iowa State Classic, Ames, Iowa
5,000m: 14:14.53, 2005 Mt. SAC Relays, Walnut, Calif.
10,000m: 30:28.45, 2005 SEC Championships, Nashville, Tenn.

2005 AS A FRESHMAN: Wins (3): (o) Florida Relays 5,000m (14:48.24); (i) Gator Invitational 3,000m (8:14.48); Wes Kittley 6-Way 3,000m (8:30.38) Competed in nine meets (five indoors, four outdoors) Took 21st in 5,000m with time of 14:31.77 in 5,000m at NCAA East Regional Championships ... Finished sixth in 10,000m at Southeastern Conference Outdoor Championships with time of 30:28.45 Also was 15th in 5,000m with time of 14:35.49 Posted NCAA regional mark with time of 14:14.53 in 5,000m at Mt. SAC Relays to finish 17th Posted third win of career at Florida Relays by crossing finish line in 5,000m in 14:48.24 Finished second in 3,000m at Florida Last Chance Meet with time of 8:17.27 Finished 10th in 3,000m at SEC Indoor Championships with time of 8:19.78 Ran on DMR that finished third at Iowa State Classic with NCAA provisional time of 9:43.50 Posted the seventh-best time in school history in the 3,000m (8:10.46) at Iowa State Classic to finish sixth Captured first in 3,000m for second straight time at Gator Invitational with time of 8:14.48.

HIGH SCHOOL/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 ... Set school records for 1,500m, 3,000m, 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 Championships as well as the 8K at the 2003 Canadian Junior National Cross Country Championships ... Took second at the IAAF World Junior Cross Country Championships in March of 2004 Winning the Canadian Championships and placing so high at the AIIF mmet 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 2004 graduate of West Toronto High School.

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