* Leah Hendricks joins the TCU track program as a walk-on... Provides depth at the distance events.
* Earned four letters each in cross country and in track & field at Mary Carroll High School in Corpus Christi, Texas.
* Set the school record in the 800 meters with a time of 2:16.65... Also set personal high school bests of 60 seconds in the 400 and 4:56.38 in the 1500.
* Received the 110% award in track in each of her four years.
* Was a three-time qualifier for the AAU Junior Olympics.
* Was the 2000 district champion in cross country.
* Coached by Richard Ocanas.
* Leah Christine Hendricks is the daughter of Joel and Christine Hendricks...Born June 11, 1983.
* Majoring in English and religion at TCU...Is considering graduate school following graduation.
* Enjoys reading, playing the piano and writing.
* Is part of the Chancellor's Leadership Program and Honors Program.
* Recipient of the Dean's Scholarship.