Gabby Leo
Gabby Leo
Height: 5-6
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Lackawanna, NY
High School: Immaculata
Position: Distance

2011-12: Raced in three cross country meets, setting top 5K time of 19:04 at the UB Stampede Invitational where she finished second. Placed 22nd in the mile (season-best 5:13.23) at the MAC Indoor Championships. Also had top indoor time of 3:02.58 in the 1,000m at the SPIRE Division I Invitational. Set UB’s fastest outdoor 1,500m mark of 10:59.48 at the Bucknell Bison Outdoor Classic.

High School: Earned four letters and captained four seasons at Immaculata Academy for coach Charles Planz. A two-time first-team All-Western New York and Monsignor Martin Association champion. Raced in the 2009 and 2010 New York State Federation Cross Country Championships. Set school records in the 800m and 1500m. Also lettered in basketball and volleyball for the Bears.

Personal: Born June 29, 1993. Daughter of Joseph and Susan Leo. Has two sisters (Lauren, Kayla). Favorite athlete is Steve Prefontaine. Favorite foods include pasta and salmon. Favorite TV show is Will and Grace. Majoring in biology pre-dental and would like to open a private dental practice.