- Levi Leigh
- Niles, Ohio (Mineral Ridge HS)
2007 AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN: Did not compete for Florida due to injury … SEC Academic Honor Roll … SEC Community Service Team.
2006 AS A FRESHMAN: Did not compete for Florida.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Bests of 14.45 in 110m hurdles, 39.1 in 300m hurdles, 21-2 in long jump and 39-11 in shot put … Five-time all-state, 10-time all-region selection … 2004 Division III (Ohio's largest class) state champion in 110m hurdles (14.67) … Was third at 2005 state meet in 110m hurdles (14.79) and eighth in long jump (20-9.25) … Took fifth in 2004 state championships in 300m hurdles (40.01) … Set district 110m hurdle and league 300m hurdle records … Team finished sixth at 2004 state championships … Also played football … Three-time all-county selection … 2005 graduate of Mineral Ridge High School.
BEYOND THE STATS: Born Levi Andrew Leigh Nov. 18, 1986 in Warren Ohio … Son of Bruce and Tonya Leigh … Lists reading, playing drums and being outdoors as hobbies … Favorite sports memory was winning 2004 state title in 110m hurdles … Picked Florida because of the “combination of great academics and great athletics” … Favorite track athlete is Dave Johnson because he “made everything happen for himself” … Chose Florida over Miami (Ohio) and Miami, Fla.