Junior - 2009-10
Helped the Tide's Varsity B boat to a win against Kansas State ... led the Tide's Second Varsity 8+ to a gold medal finish in the D final of the South/Central Sprints ... competed as part of the Second Varsity 8+ throughout the spring season. ... earned a place on the Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll ... earned Dean's List (3.5 or better GPA) for the fall semester ... earned President's List (4.0 GPA) for the spring semester.
Sophomore - 2008-09
Led the Tide's Second Varsity 8+ to a fourth-place finish in the Grand Finals of the SIRA Championships ... earned a win as part of the Second Varsity 8+ boat in a tri-meet with UNC and SMU ... earned dual meet wins as part of the Tide's Second Varsity 8+ against Kansas State ... earned a Gold Medal at the Head of the Tennessee as part of the Tide's "A" Varsity 4+ boat ... took a Bronze Medal at the Head of the Tennessee Regatta as part of the Tide's "A" Varsity 8+ ... part of the Tide's "A" 8+ boat that earned a Bronze Medal at the Head of the Chattanooga.
Freshman - 2007-08
Member of the Murray State rowing team ... competed at the Dad Vail College Championships and the Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Championships.
An All-District volleyball player at Kennett High School ... named All-Conference in basketball and softball ... vice president of the National Honor Society ... secretary of the Key Club.
Full Name: Leigh Erin Waddell ... daughter of Keith and Joanne Waddell ... elementary education major ... born May 23, 1989.