Leya Munwam
Position: Sprints
Year: Redshirt Senior
City/State: Fox Lake, Ill.
High School: Grant
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Munwam Photos


200m 400m 800m Triple Jump
25.47 56.74 2:22.83 35-7.25


200m 400m 800m Triple Jump
25.29 56.05 2:21.79 33-6.75

2011: Competed in nine meets during the indoor season, primarily in the 400m dash and the 800m run ... opened the season recording a third place finish in the 400m dash at the Toledo Icebreaker (1/7) ...  placed third in the 400m dash at the Wisconsin Invitational (1/28) ... recorded a career best time of 2:22.83 in the 800m run at the Meyo Invitational (2/4) ... recorded a season high second place finish in the 400m dash at Ball State (2/18) ... helped the sprint medley rleay team to an eighth place finish at the Drake Relays, also helping the 4x800 team to a seventh place finish (4/30) ... took third place in the 200m dash with a personal-best time of 25.29 seconds at the Toledo Invite (5/6).

2010: Competed in the 400m dash, triple jump and as a member of the 4x400m relay team during the indoor season ... jumped a personal-best distance of 35-7.25 in the triple jump at the Toledo Dual meet (1/10) ... ran a personal-best time of 56.74 seconds in the 400m dash at the Mayo Invitational (2/5) ... helped the 4x400m relay team take second place at the Indoor MAC Championship with a time of 3:48.01 (2/26) ... limited to just one meet during the outdoor season due to an injury ... turned in a personal-best time of 56.78 seconds in the 400m dash at the Alabama Relays (3/25).

2009: Competed in the 200m dash, 400m run, triple jump and the 4x400m relay during the indoor season ... was named First Team All-MAC during both the indoor and outdoor season ... finshed in third place in the riple jump with a personal-best 35-5.25 at the EMU Invitational ... took third in the 500m dash at the Notre Dame Invitational ... took second in the 400m dash open field at the Gladstein Invitational ... ran a personal-best time of 57.56 in the 400m at the prestigious Meyo Invitational ... competed in the triple jump at the MAC Championships and was a part of the MAC Championship 4x400m relay team ... competed in the 200m dash, 400m dash, 800m run, triple jump and 4x400m relay during the outdoor season ... set personal-best time of 57.79 in the 400m dash at the SeaRay Relays ... was a part of the outdoo MAC Championships 4x400m relay team ... competed at the NCAA Mideast Regional Championship with the 4x400 team.

2008: Did not compete, red-shirted.
High School: Four-time state qualifier, four-time all-county, and three-time all-conference for cross country ... 3,200 meter relay conference champion sophomore and senior years ... in track was a three-time all-county, four-time all-conference, and three time state qualifier for 3,200 meter and one time state qualifier for 4x800 meter relay.

Personal: Majoring in family studies ... daughter of Cristopher and Marie Muuw ... born July 8, 1987 in Kinshasa (Congo).