|Team:||Women's Cross Country/Track|
Lehotay, a member of the Women's Cross Country and Track & Field teams, had an accomplished 2018-19 school year across three seasons. In cross country, Lehotay was USTFCCCA (United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association) Midwest All-Region, All-Conference First Team and All-Ohio on the course as a NCAA D2 National Qualifier.
In track & field, Lehotay earned three All-American nods in the Indoor Mile and DMR and Outdoor 1500 Meter Run as she was a National Qualifier in four events. She was the G-MAC Champion in the Indoor Mile and 800 Meter Run and the Outdoor 1500 Meter Run. The Great Midwest Athletic Conference named her the G-MAC Female Indoor Track Athlete of the Meet and eventually, G-MAC Female Indoor Track Athlete of the Year. Overall, the junior earned five All-Conference honors in the two seasons with Indoor and Outdoor Track (Indoor Mile, Indoor 800, Indoor DMR, Outdoor 1500, Outdoor 800). The USTFCCCA named her Midwest All-Region in four different events (DMR, Mile, 800, and 1500).
Off the course and track, she finished the 2018-19 school year with a 4.0 GPA as a Government/Foreign Affairs major. She was named Academic All-American in Cross Country, Indoor Track & Field and Outdoor Track & Field along with Academic All-Conference.
In the history of the Athlete of the Year award, the female winner has come from the Track and Field program each of the last six years.