Men's Swimming

 

  Gordon Leonard
Gordon Leonard

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cinnaminson, N.J.

High School:
Cinnaminson HS

Height:
6-1

Event:
Free/Back

Birthdate:
10/21/1984


2006-07 (Senior) Update: Placed thirty-first in the 50-yard freestyle (22.98), twenty-second in the 100-yard backstroke (58.42), and twenty-fourth in the 100-yard freestyle (50.68) in the Nutmeg Invitational (12/3) ... Placed sixth in the 100-yard freestyle (52.36) against Boston University (11/11) ... Against Army (10/28), placed sixth in the 50 free with a time of 22.67, fourth in the 400 freestyle relay with a time of 3:19.19 ... On October 21, at Stony Brook, placed sixth in the 100 free (51.86) and third in the 200 medley relay (1:38.00) ... Finished 16th (23.53) in the 50-yard free, 15th (51.88) in the 100-yard free and 14th (1:57.28) in the 200-yard free.

2004-05: Second-ranked 50 and 100 freestyle sprinter on the team behind two-time team MVP Justin Zeimetz ... finished among the top-5 swimmers in 17 races during the season ... at the Atlantic 10 Championships (2/16-19) finished third in the 100 freestyle (46.71 seconds) and fourth in the 50 freestyle (21.26 seconds) ... member of the second-place 400 freestyle relay team (3:04.73) and the third-place 200 freestyle relay team (1:23.58), swimming the second leg of both, at the conference championships ... set his season-best time in the 100 backstroke (55.59 seconds) versus Southern Connecticut State ... had his personal-best time in the 200 backstroke (2:05.36) at Fordham (1/29).

2003-04: One of Minutemen's top sprinters ... finished fifth with a time of 47.01 at the A-10 Championships in the 100 freestyle (2/20) ... top-ranked 200-yard freestyler for UMass after impressive 1:42.99 performance at the Atlantic 10 Championships ... also member of the conference champion 200-yard freestyle and 400-yard freestyle relay teams ... ranked second on team in the 50-yard freestyle (21.34) which was also set at the A-10 Championships (2/19).

Before UMass: Four-time letterwinner at Cinnaminson High School ... team captain sophomore, junior and senior year ... named Burlington County Times MVP ... named to First Team All South New Jersey and the state swim team.

Personal: Born on October 21, 1984 in Taurence, Calif. ... son of Gerawld and Debra Leonard ... enrolled in the college of Arts and Sciences.

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    Event Calendar

    Saturday, Oct 25
    at Boston University 1:00 PM
    Friday, Oct 31
    at Binghamton 5:00 PM
    Saturday, Nov 1
    at Binghamton 10:00 AM
    Saturday, Nov 8
    vs Brown 1:00 PM
    Friday, Nov 21
    at Terrier Invitational 10:00 AM Prelims: 10 am
    Finals: 6 pm
    Saturday, Nov 22
    at Terrier Invitational 10:00 AM Prelims: 10 am
    Finals: 6 pm
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