Alex  Leever
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Alex Leever

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Vail, Colo.

High School:
Vail Mountain School

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 160

Position:
Alpine

Experience:
High School

Club/Major:
Ski and Snowboard Club Vail/Undeclared


03/10/2017

DENVER SKIS INTO FIRST PLACE AFTER THIRD DAY OF COMPETITION

Alpine Gathers 154 Points on the Day, Stands Alone Atop the Leaderboard on Its Quest for 24

03/08/2017

DU SITS AT THIRD AFTER DAY ONE AT NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS

All Three Pioneer Women Earn All-American Honors

03/07/2017

DENVER ON THE HUNT FOR 24TH NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

Pios Qualified Full Team of 12 Skiers for Championships

03/01/2017

PIONEERS QUALIFY FULL TEAM FOR NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS

Ten Denver Skiers Named to All-RMISA Team

02/25/2017

MADLENER EARNS FIRST IN CLASSICAL AT RMISA CHAMPIONSHIPS

Denver Sits at Second After Day Two of Competition

2017:

  • One of 12 skiers to compete at the 2017 NCAA Championships in New Hampshire 
  • Tallied four top-5 finishes in the Slalom events on the year
  • Placed fourth at the Utah, Montana State, Alaska Anchorage and Seawolf Invitationals 
  • Never finished outside the top 25 all season
  • Took seventh at the RMISA Championships in Beaver Creek 
  • Finished 12th in the Slalom at the NCAA Championships 

2016:

  • Member of the Denver ski team which won its 23rd NCAA National Championship
  • Finished 13th in slalom and 16th in giant slalom at Utah Invitational
  • Finished 25th in the slalom and 30th in giant slalom at Montana State Invitational
  • Took a 25th place finish in the giant slalom at the RMISA Qualifier
  • Placed 12th and 29th in the slalom/giant slalom, respectively, at the CU Invitational
  • Seventh and fourth place finishes in the two men's slalom at the New Mexico Invitational
  • 13th overall in the giant slalom at 14th overall in the slalom at the RMISA Championships
2015:
  • Competed in five events.
  • Finished 4th in the first slalom at the New Mexico Invitational.
  • Earned at 5th place result in the slalom at the Utah Invitational.
  • Named to the United States world junior team that competed in Norway in March.

2014:
  • Member of Denver ski team when it won its 22nd NCAA Championship.
  • 2nd Place for U-21s at US Nationals in Slalom.
  • 2nd Place for U-21 Americans at the Vail North American Cup.
  • Placed 21st and 21st in the Vail North American Cup and the Stowe North American Cup.
  • Placed 14th and 23rd at the University of New Mexico Invitational.
  • Placed 20th in the Montana State Invitational.
  • Took a redshirt year.
Before Denver:
  • A 2012 Youth Olympian.
  • Placed third at US Alpine Championships for junior slalom.
  • Won second run in slalom at 2012 US Alpine Championships.
  • Also played soccer for four years in high school, lettering varsity for three years.
Personal:
  • Born July 6, 1995 in Waterbury, Conn.
  • Son of Dan and Julie Leever.
  • Has one brother, Harold.
  • Chose Denver for the proimity to the mountains and rigorous academic schedule.
  • Also recruited by Dartmouth and Colorado.
  • Member of Ski and Snowboard Club Vail.
  • Enjoys life in the mountains with friends and family, playing volleyball, biking and going to the farmer's market.
  • Hopes to become an Olympian, World Cup winner and a NCAA champion.
  • Undeclared major.
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