|High School:||Mt. Carmel Academy|
Netted strong season in 2010, placing in top 20 at MSU Invitational where she finished 12th and the McNeese Cowboy Stampede, finishing 19th ... Racked up career-best times in the 5k (19:03.21 at Chile Pepper Festival) and 6k (22:33.57 at LSU Invitational).
Did not race with the LSU cross country squad.
PRIOR TO LSU
Lettered in cross country and track and field under head coach Chris Kelley ... Helped Mount Carmel Academy win a state championship as a junior in 2007 with a fifth-place finish at the state meet ... Helped her team claim the district championship all four years of high school between 2005-08 ... Co-captain of the team during her senior year with current teammate Hope Phelps ... Recipient of the Coach’s Award in 2008 ... Member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and National Honor Society.
Full name is Leigh-Ann Marie Naccari ... Born on Oct. 12, 1990 ... Daughter of Brian and Maria Naccari ... Has three siblings, Derek, Kelsey and Marisa ... Pursuing a degree in biology at LSU.