The Boilermakers are set up for an exciting finish at the Big Ten Championships
The Boilermakers have two events Saturday
Both teams are 10th after one day of action
The conference championships are on the line in Geneva, Ohio
Nikki Nunn made it three long jump champions in the last for years for Purdue.
60-meter dash 7.68 100-meter dash 12.23 200-meter dash 25.18 Long Jump 6.23m/20-05.25 (indoors) 6.26m/20-06.50 (outdoors)
Tied the Boilermakers' indoor record in the long jump, leaping 6.23 meters (20-05.25) at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational; provisionally qualified for the NCAA Indoor Championships; qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds with a career best mark of 6.26 meters (20-06.50), good for third all-time at Purdue; medaled at the indoor and outdoor conference championships, taking third indoors and second outdoors.
Qualified for the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships in the long jump; placed fifth in the long jump at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships; marked the fifth-longest long jump mark in Purdue's outdoor history, leaping 6.20 meters (20-04.25) at the Mike Poehlein Invitational and the Georgia Spec Towns Invitational.
Did not compete in her initial season at Purdue.
Leah Eber was born on November 22,1988, in Indianapolis, Ind.; she enjoys making and designing clothes, traveling and being with friends and family; majoring in Apparel and Design Technology.