Leach and Four Former Bruins Named to PanAm Team

June 29, 2007

Current Bruin and reigning NCAA champion in the 400m hurdles, Nicole Leach, and four former Bruins have been named to Team USA's roster for the PanAm Games. This year's meet will be held July 13-29 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and will serve as a tune-up for several Team USA members for the World Championships.

Joining Leach in Brazil are Monique Henderson (400m), Sheena Johnson (400m hurdles), Chelsea Johnson (pole vault) and Suzy Powell (discus).

The World Championships will be held August 25-September 2 in Osaka, Japan.