Leandra Zimmermann
Leandra Zimmermann
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Augsburg, Germany
High School: Gymnasium bei St. Stephan
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2016: CoSIDA Third Team Academic All-American... CoSIDA Academic All-District... USTFCCCA All-New England... NEWMAC All-Conference... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... USTFCCCA All-Academic Team... Finished 11th at the Purple Valley Classic  in 22:35.8 and 40th at the NEICAAA Championship at 18:40... Placed 38th at the Border Battle in 21:54.7 and was fifth at the NEWMAC Championship in a time of 18:54... Finished 11th at the NCAA Regional in 21:38.18 and was 97th at the NCAA Division III National Championship in a time of 21:58.2

2015: New England All-Region ... NEWMAC Rookie of the Year ... NEWMAC All-Conference ... competed in all six races as a freshman ... placed 45th in 21:52.60 at the NCAA Division III Championship (11/21) ... crossed the finish line ninth at the Division III New England Regional Championsihp with a time of 21:57.8 (11/14) ... ran to a career-best third place at the NEWMAC Championship in 18:30 (11/1) ... came in 11th in 21:54.3 at the Connecticut College Invitational (10/17) ... opened her career as an Engineer 21st in 23:10.1 at the Purple Valley Classic (9/26) ... placed 74th in 18:51.52 at the NEICAAA Championship (10/10) ... SEASON RESULTS.

Off the Cross Country Trail: Majoring in mechanical engineering... Research Internship at the Institute for Stroke and Dementia, Munich... UROP at the Essigmann Lab (Biological Engineering).

High School: A 2015 graduate of Gymnasium bei St. Stephen School … two-time varsity letterwinner in cross country and soccer … earned the Women's Cross Country 2012 MVP Award (Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School) … Swabian All Time Record wJu18 3000m … 2nd Bavarian Champion wJu20 3000m 2015 … 2nd Bavarian Champion wJu20 2000m steeplechase …. 4th at Bavarian Cross Country Championship 2015, 11th at German Cross Country Championship 2015 … 9th at German Youth Championship wJu18 3000m 2014 … 2nd Bavarian Champion 1500m steeplechase … Swabian Champion 1500m (2015), Cross Country (2015), Cross Country (2014) … also swam in high school as a member of the TG Viktoria Augsburg Club team … Art Honor Society … Orchestra … class representative … salutatorian … Honor Roll (RGNS 2012, 2013) … Award for outstanding achievements in Physics (RGNS 2013) … Award for outstanding achievements in Pre-Calculus (RGNS 2013).