Vanessa McLeod
Vanessa  McLeod

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Toronto, Ontario

High School:
Father John Redmond Catholic HS

Height:
5-3

Event:
Mid Distance

Birthdate:
07/05/1994



05/21/2015

Track & Field to Send 26 to NCAA East Prelims

The Boilermakers qualified 21 declared entries for next week's prelim.

05/17/2015

Askew Takes Silver in Long Jump on Saturday at Big Tens

The Boilermakers will have a full slate on the final day at the conference championships.

05/17/2015

Boilermakers Win Four More Gold Medals Sunday

The youthful Boilermakers proved to have the top sprint speed in the conference.

05/02/2015

Charlton Breaks 100m School Record, Wins 3 Events

The women had two individuals break the 100m school record on Saturday.

05/01/2015

Tracking the Boilermakers

News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.

2014: Participated in five outdoor meets, including the Big Ten Championships ... placed fifth at the Border Battle in the 4x400m along with Megan Broecker, Alexandra Parks and Kathryn Graf with a time of 4:12.80 ... finished eighth at the Dave Rankin Invite in the 800m with a time of 2:14.68, which stands as her PR in the 800m ... took 27th at the Big Ten Indoor Championships in the 800m with a time of 2:20.26.

High School: Four-time letterwinner in track and field ... four-time letterwinner in cross country ... named Athlete of the Year three times ... two-time track Most Valuable Player ... as a Freshmanwas named Regional Championin the 400, 800, and 1500 meters ... Track and Field Provincial Champion in the 800 meters ... Sophomore year named Regional Champhionin the 400, 800, and 1500 meters ... as a Junior was named Regional Champion in the 800 and 1500 meters as well as steeplechase ... Provincial track and field silver medalist for 800 meters and bronze medalist for the 4 X 400 meter relay ... Senior year won Regional Championin the400, 800, and 1500 meters and named Athlete of the Meet for the fourth consecutive year ... Provincial bronze medalist for the 800 meter and fourth in the 4 X 400 meter relay ... competed for the Father John Redmond Redhawks.

Personal: Vanessa Margarita McLeod was born on July 5, 1994, in Toronto, Ontario ... is the daughter of Fanny Donaldson ... has two brothers, Omar and Kenneth ... enjoys music and puzzles ... majoring in Movement and Sports Sciences.

Career Bests

600m 800m
Lifetime 1:32.09 (2/16/14) 2:05.21 (2/23/13)
Indoor 1:32.09 (2/16/14) 2:05.21 (2/23/13)
Outdoor -- 2:06.08 (5/24/13)