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 Leanne Archer

Career: Graduated with the eighth-best time in program history in the 1,000 free (10:26.20) ... received Bucknell's Robert A. Latour Service Award ... four-time member of the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2015-16 (Senior): Scored two points in her first Patriot League Championships with a 15th-place finish in the 1,650 free .. also took 23rd in the 500 free ... went on to score points at the ECAC Championships with a 10th-place finish in the 1,650 free while also taking 18th in the 500 free and 34th in the 200 free .. swam a leg on the sixth-place 800 free relay at the ECAC meet ... swam five different events during the season (100 free, 200 free, 500 free, 1,000 free, 1,650 free) ... had eight top-five finishes ... highest place was second in the 1,000 free at Colgate ... received Bucknell's Robert A. Latour Service Award ... earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2014-15 (Junior): ECAC Championships scorer in 1,650 free (6th) and 500 free (14th) ... also swam 200 free time trial at ECACs and placed fourth ... swam freestyle events ranging in distance from 100 to 1,650 ... best finish was a third-place showing in 500 free vs. Binghamton ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2013-14 (Sophomore): Competed mainly in freestyle events ranging from the 200 to the 1,650 ... swam 200 (20th), 500 (19th) and 1,650 (7th) at ECAC Championships ... set season-best times in all three events at ECACs ... best finish of the year was fourth place in the 200 free (twice) and 1,000 free (at Colgate) ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2012-13 (Freshman): Competed exclusively in freestyle events ... swam 200 (36th), 500 (26th) and 1,650 (13th) free at ECAC Championships ... set season-best times in all three events at ECACs ... best finish of year was a third-place showing in the 1,000 free in first meet of season vs. UMBC ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

High School: Three-sport athlete at Niskayuna High School ... four-year member of swimming team ... also earned one JV letter in track and two for lacrosse ... captain of swimming team ... NISCAA Scholar Team Award for swimming ... New York state qualifier in 2008 and 2011 ... helped Niskayuna to a Section II title in 2010 and a state title in 2011.

Personal: Leanne Quin Archer ... born Feb. 11, 1994 in Schenectady, N.Y. ... daughter of Patrick and Patricia Archer ... has four older siblings, Tara, Erica, Shannon and Kerry ... Erica swam at Holy Cross ... Shannon swam at Ithaca and UMass ... Kerry swam at Fairfield ... Tara is a member of Bucknell’s Class of 2007 ... father played football and ran track at Siena and Manhattan ... majoring in markets, innovation and design.

Position: Mid Free
Year: Senior
Hometown: Glenville, N.Y.
High School: Niskayuna
Leanne Photos:
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