Dyne Fire Protection Labs would like to congratulate our Sales Manager, Don Leedy on his induction into the Elkhart County Hall of Fame last weekend.
His many accomplishments include:
- Sectional and regional champion in the 800-yard run as a senior with record times
- Third in State championships
- Captain and Most Valuable athlete on the team
- Set Goshen High School records in 880, mile run, mile relay and distance relay
- Represented Indiana at National Jaycees meet in Texas where he was a finalist in the 880-yard run
- Sectional mile run champion as a junior and third in State
- Co-captain and Most Valuable for Goshen cross country team as a senior; sectional and regional champion, fourth at state meet
- Shortridge Invitational champion, school record for two miles, undefeated in dual meets, team record 15-2
- American age group record in the half marathon
He also played for the 1963 Goshen tennis team which won a Northern Indiana Conference title.
Don attended Ohio University where he won the 1968 MAC steeplechase title and was an NCAA finalist. There he also set records for steeplechase, mile run, 2-mile relay, 4-mile relay and distance medley.