ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Leslie Rea
Leslie Rea
Year: Senior
Hometown: Alexandria, Va.
High School: Mount Vernon
Position: Diving
Major: Biomedical Engineering
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

Senior · 2011-12
Placed first in the one-meter dive with a score of 263.95 and participated in the three-meter dive against Cornell and Dartmouth Nov. 12 ... Placed 10th in the preliminary round of both the one meter (229.45) and three meter (248.80) dive at the Texas Invitational Dec. 2 ... Won the one meter and three-meter diving events against Brown Jan. 14 with scores of 281.17 and 333.38, respectively ... Placed second on the one-meter diving board (261.05) at HYP Feb. 4 ... Took second on the three meter (298.35) and third on the one meter (271.85) at the Ivy League Championships ... Earned the Ivy League's Career High Point Diver award and second team All-Ivy League ... Finished 11th on the one meter and 21st on the three meter at the NCAA Zone Diving Championships.

Junior · 2010-11
Captured the three-meter board against Columbia Nov. 19 ... Took the three-meter dive event with a score of 283.28 against Brown Jan. 14 ... Finished second in the one-meter board with a score of 253.10 points at the Yale/Princeton tri-meet Jan. 28 ... Placed ninth in the three-meter competition at the 2011 Ivy League Championships and earned 24 points with a sixth-place result in the one-meter event.

Sophomore · 2009-10
Placed 16th in the one meter diving finals at the NCAA Zone A Championships … Placed fourth in the one meter and fifth in the three meter diving finals at Ivy Championships.

Freshman · 2008-09
Placed eighth in one-meter and three-meter at Ivy League Championships … Won three-meter competition against Brown … Made collegiate debut in season opener against Cornell and Dartmouth.  

Before Harvard
Four-year member of the swimming and diving and tennis teams ... Captain of the tennis team ... Also competed in gymnastics ... 2006 and 2008 women’s diving MVP ... Women’s swimming MVP 2007 ... Two-time all-district, all-region and all-state selection ... Record holder in the six- and 11-meter dive at Mount Vernon ... Long list of academic and service awards includes Outstanding Service Award for Business and Information Technology in 2007 ... Three-year Science and Technology Fair placewinner ... George Mason School of Information Technology Recognition award 2006, George Washington Engineer Alumni Award in 2006 and honorable mention 2008 at the regional science fair ... President of Student Government Association senior year and treasurer junior year ... Homecoming chair sophomore year ... Vice president for class of 2008 ... Recipient of William and Mary University Leadership Award ... National Honor Society ... Spanish Honor Society ... Vice president senior year of the VHSL Student Leaders Conference/Sportsmanship Summit ... Rotary Youth Leadership Award camp May 2007 ... Treasurer of the Young Democrats junior year ... Volunteer at Mount Vernon Hospital.