MONTVILLE, NJ - Leah Wis, a senior Track and Field Athlete at Montville Township High School signed her National Letter of Intent to participate in Track and Field for the Rutgers University Scarlet Knights in 2016-17.
During her 2014-15 winter track season at Montville Township, Wis became the Morris County High Jump Champion, as well as the Group 3 Discus Champion. Leah currently holds Montville Township High School's records in the discus, high hurdles, and high jump. During the Spring Track season, Leah qualified for the Meet of Champions to compete in High Jump, Discus, and Javelin, where she placed fifth in the high jump, and eighth in the discus. In the Spring 2015 season, Wis received First-Team All-conference, First-Team All County, First-Team All- Daily Record, Third-Team All State, and Second-Team All Group 3.
Wis will return to the Montville Mustangs this Winter and Spring Track and Field season.
Rutgers University is a NCAA Division 1 affiliation and participate in the Big Ten Conference. Leah will be competing in the heptathlon for the Scarlet Knights. She is planning to study Chemistry with a goal of becoming a physician's assistant.