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Leah Troskot
Position: Freestyle
Height: 5'8"
Class: Senior
Experience: 3 Letters
City/State: Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
High School: Winston Churchill HS
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Born: 05/14/1995
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Leah Troskot Bio
Courtesy: LSUsports.net (@LSUsports)
Release: 07/21/2015

LSU Record Holder in 400-Medley Relay and 800 Freestyle Relay
2015 & 2016 NCAA Qualifier
2014 NCAA Relay Participant

JUNIOR SEASON (2015-16)
Qualified for her second-straight NCAA Championships automatically and earned NCAA Honorable Mention All-America honors in the 100 free after finishing 13th overall … Became the program’s fifth All-American in the 100 free … Her time of 48.37 in the consolation final of the 100 free was the second-best time in school history … Swam the third-fastest 50 free time in school history at SEC Championships … The final leg of the school record 400 medley and 800 free relay teams … at SEC Championships, finished fifth in the 100 free and seventh in the 50 free of the championship finals … Also finished third in the ‘B’ final of the 200 free for the fourth-fastest time in school history … Won the 200 free and finished second in the 100 free against Houston, Rice and Tulane … Swept the sprint free events against Texas A&M and Missouri and LSU’s tri-meet against Kentucky and Virginia Tech … Finished third in the championship final of the 100 free and fourth in the championship final of the 50 free at the Texas A&M Invite … Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll … Earned the Hammer and Stripes Award by the coaching staff … Earned her third varsity letter.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014-15)
Competed at the NCAA Championships in the 50, 100 and 200 free ... Finished 39th overall at NCAA’s ... Finished third in the ‘B’ final of the 100 free and fifth in the ‘C’ final of the 200 free at the SEC Championships ... Closed the school record 400-medley relay, which was set at SEC’s ... Set the third-fastest 100 free and fifth-fastest 200 free times in school history at the conference championships ... Tied for fourth in the consolation final of the 50 free and finished fifth in the bonus final of the 200 free at the Texas A&M Invite ... Touched the wall third in the 50 free and fourth in the 100 free against Florida ... Earned the victory in the 50 free against Incarnate Word ... Finished second in the 100 free and third in the 50 free during LSU’s quad meet win over Houston, Rice and Tulane ... Touched the wall fourth in the 50 free against Texas A&M and third in the 100 free against Tulane ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Earned her second varsity letter.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2013-14)
Reached the NCAA championships where she served as the anchor of the LSU record 800-freestyle relay team ... Also aided as anchor of the 400-medley relay team that set the program record at the SEC Championships ... Took first in the ‘C’ final of the 100 freestyle at the SEC’s which also garnered the third-fastest time in program history (48.97) ... Qualified for the ‘C’ final of the 50 freestyle at the SEC’s with a preliminary time of 22.76 ... It is the seventh-best 50 freestyle time in program history ... Finished third in the 100 freestyle (51.68) and 50 freestyle (23.89) events against Arkansas ... Paced the team’s win over Tulane with victories in the 50 freestyle (24.20) and 100 freestyle (52.58) events ... During the “B” finals at the Texas A&M Invite, finished second in the 50 freestyle (22.86), third in the 100 freestyle (49.93) and first in the 100 freestyle (50.32) ... Touched the wall third in the 100 freestyle (51.10) against Texas A&M ... Awarded the “Stripes Award” for her positive representation of the program ... Named to the SEC First Year Honor Roll… Earned her first varsity letter.

PRIOR TO LSU
An athlete who competed in cross country, track and field, and swimming ... Earned sixth place at summer nationals in the 50 free ... Coached by Peter Schori ... Cross country zones champion for three years ... Named to school’s honor roll, on the graduation committee and student council.

PERSONAL
Born on May 14, 1995 ... Parents are Dragan and Regina Troskot ... Has two older siblings – Kyle and Fallon ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.

TROSKOT’S TOP TIMES
50 freestyle 22.57 2015 Texas A&M Invite
100 freestyle 48.64 2015 Texas A&M Invite
200 freestyle 1:46.89 2015 Texas A&M Invite

TROSKOT’S TOP 2015-16 TIMES
50 freestyle 22.57 Texas A&M Invite
100 freestyle 48.64 Texas A&M Invite
200 freestyle 1:46.89 Texas A&M Invite