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    Leanne Dumais
    Leanne Dumais

    Class:
    RS Senior

    Hometown:
    Ventura, Calif.

    High School:
    Buena

    Height:
    5-4

    Event:
    Diving



    2007-08: Returned from a medical hardship season as Northwestern's top diver in 2007-08 ... Set a season-best score of 315.75 on the 3-meter board to capture fifth at the Big Ten Championships ... Was seventh on the 1-meter board at the Big Ten meet with a score of 279.90 ... Reached the finals on both spring boards for the first time in her career and became the first NU diver ever to do so ... Also competed on the platform at the Big Ten Championships ... Finished 10th overall on the 3-meter springboard and 17th on the 1-meter springboard, earning spots in the finals in both events at the NCAA Zone C competition ... Top score of the year on the 1-meter board was a 286.73 against Illinois-Chicago (10/27) ... Won the 1-meter at the UGA Invite while finishing second on the 3-meter ... Had four other dual-meet victories on the year ... 2007-2008 Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

    2006-07: Did not see any meet action due to injury.

    2005-06: Broke the school record on the 1-meter board with a 271.65 at the UIC Diving Invitational on Oct. 23, a record that later would fall to teammate Chelsea Davis ... That score was Dumais' best of the season in the event ... Finished third at the Purdue Invitational with a season-best score of 294.50 ... Earned a pair of first-place finishes on the year, winning the 3-meter board in Northwestern's season-opening dual against UW-Milwaukee and taking the 1-meter event at the UIC Diving Invitational ... Finished a team-best seventh in the 1-meter at the Big Ten Championships, scoring 264.15 after qualifying eighth with a 262.85 ... Was 14th in the 3-meter event with a 258.90 at the conference championships.

    2004-05: Won eight different diving events throughout the course of the season ... Recorded a season-best score of 464.75 in the three-meter event at the Big Ten Championships ... Won both the one meter and three meter diving events in the Wildcats' victory against No. 8 Michigan, helping the 'Cats pull off the upset ... Also won both the one meter and three meter against Wisconsin (11/13) and Illinois (1/21) ... Won the three-meter event against Indiana (11/5) and at the Arizona and Washington Triangular (1/15) ... Finished second in the one meter at the TYR NU Invite ... Earned two third-place finishes in Northwestern's dual against Purdue (11/11) ... Twice named Big Ten Diver of the Week (Jan. 11 and Jan. 25).

    2003-04: Northwestern's top diver ... Earned three top-10 finishes at the Big Ten Championships: eighth in the platform and one-meter and ninth in the three-meter ... Dove to five first-place finishes in duals in both the one and three meter ... Took first place and received a career-best score of 317.46 in the one meter against Wisconsin ... Score of 448.35 at the Big Ten Championships was NU's top diving score of the year and Dumais' career best in the three meter.

    High School: First-team All American 2000-02 ... Took fourth place at the Junior Worlds in the Czech Republic in 1999 ... Channel League Champion 2000-2003 ... Undefeated in league competition ... 2003 CIF champion ... Winter West National Champion in 2000 and 2003 in three-meter competition ... 1 meter silver medalist at the 2000 Winter West National Championships ... Earned the 1 meter silver medal at the Junior Nationals in 1999 while capturing the Bronze medal at three meters ... Holds a total of 11 of Buena's diving records ... Team MVP 2000, 2001 ... Inducted into Buena High School's Hall of Fame.

    Personal: Born Leanne Louise Bek Dumais on 7/2/84 ... Daughter of Marc and Kathleen Dumais ... Brothers Troy, Justin and Bruce have earned a combined seven NCAA championships and 27 U.S. National Championships ... Chose Northwestern over Harvard ... Majoring in history and education.

    DUMAIS' PERSONAL BESTS

    1-meter 286.73
    3-meter 315.75