Leverington is in his first year at Marquette University Law School and has one season of outdoor track and field eligibilty remaining ... Leverington ran for five years at North Dakota State, where he graduated with bachelor's degrees in political science and economics in May of 2012 .
Prior to Marquette (North Dakota State)
2011-12: Cross Country (Senior): Indoor (Senior): Outdoor (Junior):
2010-11: Cross Country (Junior):Competed in all six meets...Ran a 6k personal best time of 18:35.78 in a fourth place finish at the NDSU Open...Posted a personal best 8k time of 25:13.8 at the Summit League Championships en route to an eighth place finish...Earned second team All-Summit League honors for his performance...Placed 92nd at the 10k NCAA Midwest Regional in 32:13.60...Named to Summit League Fall All-Academic team and Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence. Indoor (Junior):Ran the 800 meters at the Bison Classic, finishing second in 1:56.66...Also ran the mile at the Jack Johnson Classic where he took fifth in 4:12.30...All-Summit League. Outdoor (Sophomore):Ran a personal best time of 3:53.10 in the 1,500 meters at the NDSU-UND dual...Finished sixth in the 1,500 at the Summit League Championships in 4:00.25...Also placed 11th in the 5,000 meters in a time of 15:26.82...Named to Summit League Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence and the Winter/Spring All-Academic team.
2009-10: Cross Country (Sophomore):Competed in six races...Ran an 8K personal best time of 26:08.3 at the Jim Drews Invitational...Placed 27th at the Summit League Championships in 26:50.10...Posted a time of 33:24.9 at the NCAA Midwest Regional to place 78th. Indoor (Sophomore):Won the 3,000 meters at the Bison Classic in 8:46.43...Ran a personal best time of 8:32.65 in the event at the Bill Bergan Invitational...Posted a personal best time of 4:18.53 in the mile at the Jack Johnson Classic. Outdoor:Did not compete in any races.
2008-09: Cross Country (Freshman):Competed in all seven meets for the Bison...Posted a personal best time of 26:30.70 in a 31st place finish at the Summit League Championships (11/3)...Finished 102nd at the NCAA Midwest Regional (10K) in a time of 33:44.85 (11/15). Indoor:Redshirt. Outdoor (Freshman):Finished 31st in the 800 meters (2:00.62) and ninth in the 1,500 (4:02.51) at the Mondo Invitational (4/4).
2007-08: Cross Country:Redshirt Indoor (Freshman):Set a personal best of 4:21.77 in the mile at the adidas Classic...Came in second in the 800 at the Cobber Open in 1:58.93, a personal best. Outdoor:Redshirt
High School:Six-time letter winner in cross country at Roseau High School (Minn.)... Was a three-time all-section selection... Lettered four times in track... Holds the school records in the 800 and 1600, and was a member of the school record 4x400 relay team... Section champion in the 800 and 1600, and was named to the all-state team in both events... Also lettered in hockey and helped Roseau capture the 2007 Minnesota state hockey championship.
Personal:Born March 12, 1989... Son of Scott and Ann Leverington... Family consists of two younger brothers, Ryan and Jake, and a younger sister, Erin... Considered running at the United States Military Academy... Majoring in political science and economics with a minor in business administration.