Marcella LeBlanc

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lafayette, La.

High School:
Northside

Height:
5-8

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
06/22/1991

Experience:
1L

Marcella LeBlanc

05/25/2013

Kim Francis, Men's Relay Punch Tickets to Eugene

Francis and Relay join Muhammad in Eugene

05/16/2013

Louisiana Tech Nets 16 Qualifying Entries to NCAA East Prelims

Women with nine entries, men with seven

05/11/2013

Men, Women Finish Fifth at WAC Track & Field Championships

Hadnot named WAC Track Athlete of the Year

05/11/2013

Post-Meet Notes

WAC Championships - Final Day

04/28/2013

Tech Women Finish Second, Men Fourth at Bobcat Classic

A combined 15 personal record marks set Saturday

05/10/2013

2013 WAC Outdoor Championships

Photos from the 2013 WAC Outdoor Championships hosted by UT Arlington at Maverick Stadium.

05/10/2012

2012 WAC Championships

Photos from day one of the WAC Championships.

02/26/2011

2011 WAC Indoor Championships - Day Two

Action from day two of the 2011 WAC Indoor Championships in Boise, Idaho.

05/15/2010

2010 WAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships - Day Three

Pictures from Day Three of the Western Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Louisiana Tech.

2011 Indoor Second Team All-WAC (Shot Put)
2011 Outdoor Second Team All-WAC (Shot Put)
2012 Outdoor NCAA Qualifier (Shot Put)
2013 Indoor Second Team All-WAC (Shot Put)
2013 Outdoor First Team All-WAC (Shot Put)
2013 Outdoor NCAA Qualifier (Shot Put)
2013 Outdoor NCAA Quarterfinalist (Shot Put)

2013: Opened the season at the Blazer Invite (1/11) where she finished 10th in the weight throw with a mark of 49-1.5 (14.97m) and placed 15th in the shot put, throwing 39-6.5 (12.05m) ... Set a new personal record in the weight throw with a mark of 50-0.5 (15.25m) to finish 15th and placed sixth in the shot put with a throw of 46-2.5 (14.08m) at the Howie Ryan Invitational (1/25-26) ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/21-23), finished fifth in the shot put with a personal best throw of 47-3.5 (14.41m) and placed seventh in the weight throw with a personal record mark of 56-7.25 (17.25m) ... Opened the outdoor season at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/16) winning the shot put with a throw of 49-1 (14.96m), placing fifth in the discus with a throw of 129-8 (39.53m) and finishing sixth in the hammer, throwing 118-8 (36.16m) ... Finished third in the shot put with a throw of 44-1.25 (13.44m) at the SEC-Big Ten Challenge (3/23) while also finishing eighth in the discus with a throw of 122-5.25 (37.31m) ... Threw 44-5.25 (13.54m) in the shot put to finish ninth at the Texas Relays (3/28-30) ... Won the shot put with a personal best throw of 51-3.5 (15.63m) at the SFA Invitational (4/6) while placing 12th in the discus with a throw of 134-6 (41.01m) ... At the LSU Alumni Gold (4/20), finished fourth in the shot put with a throw of 48-8.25 (14.84m) and placed 17th in the discus, throwing 112-7 (34.32m) ... Set a new personal record in the shot put with a throw of 52-0.5 (15.86m) as she won at the Bobcat Classic (4/27) while placing 18th in the discus with a throw of 124-1 (37.83m) ... At the WAC Outdoor Championships (5/8-11), finished second in the shot put with a throw of 52-3.75 (15.94m) and finished ninth in the discus with at throw of 141-5 (43.11m) ... Finished 16th in the shot put at the NCAA East Preliminary Championships (5/23-25) with a throw of 51-4.25 (15.65m).

2012: Opened the year at the UAB Blazer Invitational (1/12) with a 10th place finish in the shot put, throwing 41-5/12.62m, and a 12th place finish in the weight throw with a mark of 47-11.25/14.61m ... At the AState Invitational (2/10-11), finished second in the shot put with a throw of 46-10.25/14.28m and placed sixth in the weight throw with a mark of 47-6.25/14.48m ... Finished 11th in the shot put at the Tyson Invitational (2/10-11) with a mark of 47-3/14.40m and threw 44-1.5/13.45m in the weight throw to finish 23rd ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/24-25), finished seventh in the shot put with a throw of 45-7 (13.89m) and placed 14th in the weight throw with a mark of 48-1.75 (14.67m) ... Opened the outdoor season at the Louisiana Classics (3/17), placing fourth in the shot put with a throw of 45-3.5 (13.80m) and placed 21st in the discus with a throw of 122-9 (37.41m) ... At the Victor Lopez Classic (3/23), finished eighth in the shot put with a throw of 45-9 (13.94m) and placed 13th in the discus with a throw of 130-8 (39.84m) ... Finished fourth in the discus at the Jim Mize Invitational (4/7) with a throw of 132-9 (40.46m) ... Recorded a pair of fifth-place finishes at the Mississippi Open (4/14), throwing the shot put 44-0.75 (13.43m) and throwing the disucs 129-5 (39.46m) ... At the Southeastern Invitational (4/20), won the shot put with a throw of 48-4.5 (14.74m) and finished eighth in the discus with a mark of 128-2 (39.06m) ... Recorded a personal best throw of 49-3.75 (15.03m) to finish second at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/21) ... At the Golden Eagle Classic (4/28), finished third in the shot put with a throw of 45-4.5 (13.83m) and finished fifth in the discus with a mark of 135-4 (41.25m) ... At the WAC Championships, placed eighth in the shot put with a throw of 45-8.5 (13.93m) and finished 11th in the discus with a mark of 133-2 (40.59m) ... At the NCAA East Prelims (5/24-26), threw 48-3.5 (14.72m) in the shot put to place 27th.

2011:Finished seventh in the shot put with a throw of 41-6.5 and placed 13th in the weight throw with a mark of 40-9 at the Leonard Hilton Invitational (1/14) ... Finished third in the shot put at the Arkansas State Invitational (1/22) with a throw of 42-7 and placed 10th in the weight throw with a mark of 40-2 ... At the Tyson Invitational (2/11-12), finished 20th in the weight throw with a personal-best mark of 43-3 and placed 17th in the shot put with a throw of 40-4.25 ... At the WAC Championships (2/24-26), finished fourth in the shot put with a personal-best throw of 45-5.75 and placed 19th in the weight throw with a mark of 43-0.25 ... Opened the outdoor season at the LSU Relays (3/25-26) where she finished third in the shot put with a throw of 46-8.25 and placed ninth in the discus with a mark of 115-8 ... At the Jim Mize Invitational (4/1-2), finished third in the shot put with a throw of 42-6.75 and placed fourth in the discus with a mark of 121-9 ... Finished ninth in the discus with a throw of 136-0 and placed 13th in the shot put with a throw of 38-6 at the Northwestern State Invitational (4/16) ... At the LSU Alumni Gold (4/23), placed ninth in the discus with a personal best throw of 140-1 ... Placed 24th in the shot put at the 102nd Drake Relays (4/29-30) with a throw of 44-6.75 ... Finished sixth in the shot put to claim all WAC honors with a mark of 45-0.25 (13.72m) and placed 16th in the discus with a throw of 119-5 (36.39m) at the WAC Championships (5/10-13).

2010: Opened the year at the Leonard Hilton Memorial (1/15) with a mark of 37' 4" in the weight throw... Finished 25th in the shot put at the Texas A&M Invitational (1/16), throwing 33' 8"... At the Tyson Invitational (2/12-13), placed 30th in both the shot put and the weight throw, recording a mark of 35' 11.5" in the shot put and a mark of 35' 9.25" in the weight throw... Opened the outdoor season at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/20), finishing third in the shot put with a throw of 41' 5" and fifth in the discus with a mark of 126' 0"... At the LSU Relays (3/26-27), finished 11th in the shot put with a throw of 40' 6" and 13th in the discus with a throw of 119' 1"... Finished 11th again in the shot put at LSU's Alumni Gold (4/17), throwing 43' 5.25"... At the Northwestern State Invitational (5/1), finished eighth in the discus with a throw of 128' 8" and 10th in the shot put with a mark of 38' 11"... At the WAC Outdoor Championships (5/12-15), finished 12th in the discus with a throw of 125' 10" and 13th in the shot put with a throw of 39' 7".

High School: Participated in basketball and track and field at Northside High School... Received the Best Girl Athlete of the Year and Outstanding Field Performance of the Year honors... Was a member of the 2007-2008 track team Champions and 2008-2009 indoor/outdoor state Champions.

Personal: Marcella Jillian LeBlanc... Daughter of Suzette LeBlanc... Born June 22, 1991 in Miami, Fla.... Chose LA Tech over Northwestern, and LSU... Majoring in education.