Gabriella Leccese
Gabriella  Leccese

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
East Williston, N.Y.

High School:
Wheatley

Event:
Epee

10/04/2015

Buckeyes Sweep OSU Duals, 8-0

Ohio State Fencing sweeps for the twelfth consecutive year

Sophomore Season (2016-2017)
Finished OSU Open in ninth place ... competed in women's sabre at OSU Duals, contributing 11 points.

Freshman Season (2015-2016)
Competed at all competitions for the Buckeyes ... went 10-2 at OSU Duals competing in foil ... finished in 18th place at OSU Open ... registered a 9-1 record at Elite Invitational ... claimed 15th in individual competition at Midwest Fencing Conference Championships.

Prior to Ohio State
Competed with Hills Fencing Institute (H3) from 2013 to 2015 ... made first team for foil in Nassau County in 2014 and 2015 ... placed fourth in individuals in Nassau County in epee in 2015 ... earned second place in individual as a foilist in Nassau County in 2014 ... senior all-star team member in 2015 ... earned a Scholastic Wildcat Award in 2014 and 2015.

Personal
Daughter of Eileen and Michael ... one sibling, Rachel ... majoring in neuroscience ... plans on going to medical school for psychiatry ... also played lacrosse in high school ... enjoys swimming and doing volunteer work for children with special needs ... member of the honors program and residence hall council and student government at Ohio State ... greatest sports thrill is winning close bouts.