|Hometown:||Redwood Valley, Calif.|
2007 Cross Country Season: Finished fourth at Binghamton Invitational with a mark of 18:57.2 ... was 13th at Spiked Shoe Invitational, finishing the race in 22:46 ... had time of 18:38 at Heps ... finished NCAA Regionals in 22:51.1 ... ran Pre-Nationals in 21:32.
2006-07 Track and Field Season: Was fifth in 3000m at Outdoor Heps with time of 10:38.04...finished 24th in 3000m steeplechase at NCAA Regionals, crossing in 10:43.29...placed sixth in 3000m steeplechase at Mt. SAC Relays (10:48.40)...captured the 1500m at Sam Howell Invitational with time of 4:40.58...finished 10th at ECAC Championships in 3000m steeplechase, crossing in 10:52.96...placed fifth in 1500m at George Mason Invitational (4:38.22)...placed fifth in 5000m at Indoor Heps (17:10.11)...finished 13th in 3000m at New Balance Invitational, crossing in 10:01.39.
2006 Cross Country Season: Earned second-team All-Ivy League by finishing 11th at Heps, running 17:56.0 ... finished 26th at the Northeast Regional (21:15.4) ... finished 44th at the Notre Dame Invitational in 17:42 ... finished 69th at Pre-Nationals (21:25.6).
2005-06 Season: Finished 11th at Quinnipiac (19:28.0) ... finished 14th at Indoor Heps in the 3000m, running 10:10.73 ... finished sixth in the steeple in Outdoor Heps (10:39.83) and qualified for the NCAA Regional ... ran 9:56 for the 3000m indoor and 17:12 in the 5000m at Stanford.
2004-05 Season: Finished 10th at the Fordham XC Invitational (19:13.05) ... finished 56th at Heps (19:01.79) ... took fourth at in the 3000m steeple at the Mets ... finished fifth in the 3000m at the Larry Ellis Invite (10:19.16).
At Ukiah High: Three-year All-American ... four letters in cross country and track ... captained track as a senior, XC as a sophomore and senior ... made the 3200-meter run her specialty — placed three times in the California state championships: fifth as a sophomore, third as a junior, sixth as a senior ... third place in 2003 was the highest ever by a Ukiah High female athlete ... All-Redwood Empire, All-North Coast Section as sophomore, junior, and senior ... Redwood Empire champ twice, North Coast Section champ once ... All-North Bay League and All-North Coast in XC as sophomore, junior, and senior ... 12th in state XC meet as junior ... participated in the USATF Olympic Development Camp in Chula Vista in 2003 ... recognized as All-Empire Scholar-Athlete of the Year (twice) by the Santa Rosa Press Democrat and 2003 Finest Fall Athlete by the Ukiah Daily Journal ... twice Ukiah High Student of the Month ... team MVP five times.
Personal Information: Hispanic studies major ... Shelby Yvonne Leland, b. 11-23-85 in Ukiah, Calif.