UNC Cross Country Bio
 Annie LeHardy

Personal Records:

XC 5K - 17:18.8 • XC 6K - 21:08 800 - 2:15  1,500 - 4:31.13 • Mile - 4:55.51 • 1,600 - 4:55  3,000 - 9:52.61 • 3,200 - 10:4 • 5,000 - 18:02.52

 

2012 Cross Country: Competed in five races, including the ACC Championships and the NCAA Southeast Regional • Earned a personal record 5K time and a season-best fifth-place finish at the adidas XC Challenge at WakeMed Park • Shaved five seconds off her fastest 6K time at the Wisconsin Invitational.

Freshman: Competed in four cross country races in 2011, including at Florida, Wisconsin, the ACC Championship and the NCAA Southeast Regional • Had a best individual finish of seventh at the Florida Mountain Dew Invitational • Ran a personal best in the 6K at the ACC Championship • Ran the mile and 3,000 during the indoor season and the 1,500, 3,000 and 5,000 during the outdoor season • Set personal bests in the outdoor 1,500 at the Kent Taylor-Joe Hilton UNC Invitational • Ran a 3,000 PR at the ACC Indoor Championships • Competed in the 5,000 at the ACC Outdoor Championships.

Prep: A 2009 and 2010 Nike Cross National finalist • Earned All-District honors three years and All-Region honors four years in cross country • 2010 cross country state champion • Set course record in the 2010 state cross country championship • 2011 Virginia Gatorade Girl • Two-time national qualifier • Earned All America honors in DMR in 2011 • Named All-State in the 800 and 1,600 all four years in track and field • A member of the French National Honor Society, Beta Club and Titan 12 • Was the valedictorian of her senior class.

Personal: Enrolled in the general college • Her older brother ran track and cross country at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point • Anne Houston LeHardy is the daughter of Nancy and Marcel LeHardy • Born October 18, 1992.

 

 

 

Up Close and Personal with Annie LeHardy
Favorite Food: Anything made by my mom
Favorite Book: The Harry Potter series
Favorite Band/ Artist: America
I most admire ___ because... My two brothers because of who they are and everything they've accomplished
If I could meet one celebrity, it would be... Adam Scott
Dream Vacation Spot: British Virgin Islands
Favorite Class at UNC: Costume History
If I could play another sport at UNC, it would be... Men's basketball
Before a competition, I like to... Say a prayer
Favorite thing about being a Tar Heel: The spirit of the school

Year: Senior
Hometown: Roanoke, VA.
High School: Hidden Valley High School
LeHardy Photos:
UNC North Carolina Cross Country


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