A dozen Buckeyes earn MIVA academic award
Buckeyes close out season on 23-match winning streak
Ohio State tops George Mason in four sets
Ohio State wins MIVA Tournament Title
Ohio State carries 19-match winning streak into the weekend
2016 (Freshman Season): All-MIVA Honorable Mention ... earned All-NCAA Tournament Team honors after blistering 11 kills on 13 errorless swings (.846), including the title-clinching kill, vs. BYU (5/7) in the NCAA Finals ... one of two Buckeyes to start all 34 matches and play in every set ... concluded the season on a tear from the service stripe, ripping seven aces in the final four contests ... totaled 185 kills, 90 blocks (16s, 74a), 34 digs and 23 aces while attacking at a .419 rate ... season-high 19 points came against Ball State (2/6), putting away 17 kills, two block assists and a solo stuff ... provided five or more points in 30 matches ... opened the NCAA tournament with seven blocks vs. George Mason (5/3) ... named Academic All-Big Ten, MIVA Academic All-Conference and an OSU Scholar-Athlete.
2015 (Redshirt Season): Practiced with team ... picked up MIVA Academic All-Conference and OSU Scholar-Athlete accolades.
Prior to Ohio State: Two-time first team all-conference, honorable mention All-Wisconsin and team captain for Homestead High School ... also competed on the track & field team, placing third in the high jump at the 2014 Wisconsin state championships ... qualified for the state championships in triple jump as well ... played club ball for the Milwaukee Volleyball Club in 2013-14, notching a fifth place showing at Nationals in the open division.
Personal: Son of Gregg and Patty Leeson ... has two siblings, Bailey (sister) and Brett (brother) ... exploring a major.
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