2017: 800-yard freestyle, 200-yard freestyle relay (HM)
2017: 800-yard freestyle relay
2017: 800-yard freestyle relay
Virginia Career Best
50 Free: 22.66
100 Free: 48.53
200 Free: 1:45.42
• Qualified for the NCAA Championships in the 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard freestyle and the 200-yard freestyle
• Finished fifth in the 800-yard freestyle relay team, 13th with the 200-yard freestyle relay team, 49th in the 50-yard freestyle, 41st in the 200-yard freestyle and 50th in the 100-yard freestyle at the NCAA Championships
• ACC Champion with the 800-yard freestyle relay team in addition to finishing sixth in the 200-yard freestyle, 22nd in the 100-yard freestyle, 28th in the 50-yard freestyle, third with the 200-yard freestyle relay at the ACC Championships
• All-ACC honoree with the 800-yard freestyle relay team
• UVA's Female Rookie of the Year
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll
• Three-time Washington Post All-Met First-Team selection
• High school All-American
• Member of the National Honor Society and Spanish, English and Science honor societies
• Swam for Nation's Capital Swim Club
• Daughter of Parker and Young Hill
• Has two younger sisters, Caroline and Lauren
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
Swimming and Diving Adds Three to Coaching Staff
Swimming & Diving | 8/18/2017
The Virginia swimming and diving programs announced the addition of Tyler Fenwick, Blaire Bachman...
Jeff White: DeSorbo Hits Ground Running at UVA
Swimming & Diving | 8/16/2017
After six seasons as NC State's associate head coach, Todd DeSorbo now oversees men's and women's...
DeSorbo Named UVA Swimming and Diving Head Coach
Swimming & Diving | 8/7/2017
Todd DeSorbo has been named the Cavaliers' head men’s and women’s swimming and diving...
Smith Finishes Third in 800m Freestyle
Swimming & Diving | 7/29/2017
Leah Smith captured a bronze medal in the 800m freestyle at the FINA World Championships in...
Smith Captures Gold with 4x200m Freestyle Relay Team
Swimming & Diving | 7/27/2017
Leah Smith earned a gold medley with the 4x200m freestyle relay team in the 2017 World...
Smith Records Silver at FINA World Championships
Swimming & Diving | 7/23/2017
Virginia swimmer Leah Smith captured a silver medal in the 400m freestyle at the FINA World...
Casey Captures Silver Medal at FINA World Championships
Swimming & Diving | 07/20/2017
Casey finished second at the FINA World Championships on Thursday (July 20) in Budapest, Hungary ...
Augie Busch Accepts Head Coaching Position at Arizona
Swimming & Diving | 07/08/2017
Virginia announced today head men's and women's swimming and diving coach Busch is leaving to...
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