leah seivert

Next Level Iowa AOY: Leah Seivert-Augustana, SD

leah seivertLeah Seivert collected her second career outdoor All-American honors and finished as the top freshman in both her events at the D2 championships. The Sibley Ocheyden native entered the 5k ranked 14th and fought her way to a new personal-best time of 16:47.23 to take fourth. Seivert closed her freshman campaign earning her fourth All-American accolades, after taking 10th in cross country, seventh in the 5,000-meter during the indoor season, and fourth in the 10k on Thursday.

“For Seivert [Leah] to place with her fourth All-American award as a true freshman really confirms her place as one of Division II top distance runners,” Coach Tracy Hellman said.