Leilani Roberts Athlete Profile

#25 Leilani Roberts

Leilani Roberts
Positions: Freestyle, Individual Medley Height: 5-9 Roster Years: 2005-2009 Hometown: Provo, UT Last School: Timpview High School

Personal

Parents are Glen and Michelle ... cultural anthropology major and English minor.

Before BYU

Broke the Utah state high school swimming records in the 100 free, 200 free and 200 IM ... broke four Utah state USA swimming records ... three-time gold medalist at the Youth Games held in Moscow ... high school All-American in the 100 and 200 free.




2005-2006 | Freshman Year

Swam her season-best 50 free (23.65) at MWCC, placing ninth ... swam season-best 100 free (50.42) at the MWCC, becoming the first freshman in MWC history to win the 100 free individual title ... earned first-team All-MWC honors in the 100 free, 200 free, 200 medley relay, 400 medley relay and 800 free relay ... earned second-team All-MWC honors in the 400 free relay ... led off the first-place 800 free relay at the MWCC, setting a BYU-best time of 7:19.69 ... anchored the 200 medley relay placing second at the MWCC, setting a BYU-best time of 1:42.81 ... anchored the 400 medley relay team to set a MWC- and BYU-best time of 3:43.49 led off the third-place 400 free relay team at MWCC, breaking the BYU record (3:24.16) ... won the MWC title in the 200 free (1:48.78), a season best ... had third-fastest time in the 100 back (58.34) at the Speedo Cup Invitational ... had the third-fastest season time in 200 IM (2:06.85) at the Speedo Cup Invitational.

2006-2007 | Sophomore Year

Won MWC titles in the 400 free relay (3:22.47), the 400 medley relay (3:42.76) and the 800 free relay (7:20.49) and placed second in the 200 IM (2:03.68), 100 free (50.25) and 200 free (1:49.45) ... times in the 400 free relay and 400 medley relay were MWC and BYU records ... earned seven All-MWC awards ... recorded four first-place finishes in 200 free (1:53.79), 100 free (51.35), 400 free relay (3:30.39) and 200 medley relay (1:45.68) vs. CSU ... chalked up 21 first-place finishes during dual-meet competition with nine individual events and 12 relays ... helped BYU win the 2006 Speedo Cup by finishing first in the 400 medley relay (3:48.85) and the 800 free relay (7:32.36) and second in the 200 free relay (1:36.58).

2007-2008 | Junior Year

Named to the All-MWC Team for her efforts in the 100 and 200 free ... placed third in the 200 free at the MWCC and fourth in the 100 free at the MWCC ... recorded two season-best times at the MWCC in the 100 free (50.36) and in the 200 free (1:49.26) ... took first place in the 200 free against Wyoming with a time of 1:55.72 ... tallied her best time of the season in the 200 IM and the 50 free at the Nike Cup with times of 2:08.00 and 24.27, respectively.

2008-2009 | Senior Year

Competed in all nine dual meets on the season for the Cougars ... named to the All-Mountain West Conference team for her performance in the 200 IM, 200 free, 100 free, 200 free relay and 400 medley relay at MWC Championships ... finished sixth in the 200 IM with a preliminary time of 2:01.94 and a final time of 2:03.37 ... swam on the first-place 200 free relay team at MWCC, breaking both the MWC and BYU all-time records in the event with a time of 1:31.19 ... finished seventh in the 200 free at MWCC with a preliminary time of 1:48.76 and a final time of 1:49.87 ... won the 100 free at MWCC, breaking both the BYU and MWC all-time records in the event with a time of 49.42 ... led off the first-place 400 free relay team at MWCC ... tallied a first-place finish in the 100 free (51.63) against Utah as well as a third-place finish in the 200 free with a time of 1:51.97 ... finished first in the 200 free with a time of 1:52.07 against Wyoming ... won both the 100 and 200 freestyle events against CSU with times of 52.05 and 1:52.42, respectively ... finished seventh in the 100 free at the Nike Cup with a time of 51.46 ... finished second in the 200 free at the Nike Cup with a time of 1:50.45 ... placed fifth in the 200 IM at the Nike Cup with a time of 2:05.94 ... swam on the winning 200 free relay team at the Nike Cup with a time of 1:33.62 ... finished fourth in the 100 free (52.37) while Stanford swept the first three places at the Anteater Shootout ... placed first in the 100 free at the Anteater Shootout with a time of 51.91 ... helped the 400 free relay team win against New Mexico and NAU with a time of 3:27.21 ... helped the 400 medley and 200 free relay teams win at the first conference meet of the season against TCU with respective times of 3:52.37 and 3:27.44 ... won the 100 free against TCU with a time of 51.74.