100 Back: 59.45
200 Back: 2:08.01
200 IM: 2:10.38
2008-2009: As a Junior
At the Atlantic 10 Championships, competed in the 200 IM, 100-yard backstroke, and 200-yard backstroke ... posted a lifetime best in the 200 IM (19th place, 2:10.38), a 23rd place finish in the 100-yard backstroke (59.85), and a 21st place finish in the 200 Backstroke (2:08.02) ... was also a member of the Colonials 800 Freestyle Relay.
2007-2008: As a Sophomore
At the Atlantic 10 Championships, competed in the 200IM, 100-yard backstroke, and 200-yard backstroke ... placed 23rd in the 200-yard IM (2:12.81), 21st in the 100-yard backstroke (1:00.85), and 21st in the 200-yard backstroke (2:11.13) ... was also a member of the Colonials 800-yard freestyle relay (1:56.93), 400-yard medley relay (1:00.62), and the 400-yard freestyle relay (54.11).
2006-07: As a Freshman
At the Atlantic 10 Championships, posted a 10th place finish in the 100-yard backstroke (59.45) and 200-yard backstroke (2:08.01) ... also swam on the Colonial's 400/800-yard freestyle relay and 400-yard medley relay team member at A10s.
High School: As a senior finished sixth in the state in the 100 yard backstroke under coach, Sandy McNairy... four time conference champion in the 100-yard backstroke ... regional champion as a sophomore in the 100 yard backstroke and finished 7th in the state ... Also swam under her club coach, Kevin Thornton ... member of the Greensbro Swimming Association ... secretary of the National Honor Society ... graduated 13th in her class with a 4.8 GPA.
Personal: Born September 30, 1988, in Naples, FL ... daughter of David and Julia Leik ... has two siblings, Cassie and Chandler ... is an International Affairs Major.
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Emily Zhang capped an impressive showing at the CSCAA National Invitational Championship Saturday with a silver medal in the 100-yard individual medley.
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