Nicole Leach To Represent Team USA

July 16, 2008

Senior-to-be Nicole Leach will head to Toluca, Mexico July 18-20 for the 2008 NACAC Under-23 Track and Field Championships as members of Team USA.

Leach will be competing in the 400-meter hurdles.

Seventy-eight athletes will represent Team USA roster. The NACAC Athletic Association's U23 Championships are held every two years in one of the 32 member nations of the North America, Central America and Caribbean Athletic Association, one of six regional athletics associations affiliated with the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).

At the 2006 NACAC Under-23 Championships, Team USA dominated the action in capturing the top two positions in twelve separate events at the Panamerican Stadium in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.