Leopards start a three-game set with George Mason this Friday
Lafayette won game one 5-3 and game two 8-0
Leckie went 3-for-4 with a homerun
Mix of experience and fresh faces bode well for Lafayette this season
Leopards claimed the 3-1 Patriot League series victory over the Crusaders on Sunday
Photos by Rick Smith
2017: Was the most frequently used arm out of the bullpen with 27 appearances as a sophomore…held a 2-3 record with 25 strikeouts in 46.1 innings of work…tossed three scoreless innings against Coppin State (3/4)…pitched two innings without allowing a run and struck out two against Penn (3/29)…went a season-long four frames, not allowing a single run, while striking out three against Holy Cross (4/29)…fanned a career-best five batters at La Salle (5/2).2016: Had the best earned-run average among Lafayette relievers with 10 or more appearances in his debut season on College Hill…saw action in 12 games, finishing with a 4.05 ERA and holding opponents to a .247 batting average over 20 innings pitched…tossed 1 2/3 innings of relief in his collegiate debut at Rutgers (3/2)…did not allow a hit over three innings combined in appearances against Penn (3/27) and St. Joseph’s (3/29)…was brilliant against Penn State (4/6), striking out four over three perfect innings in a contest which saw the two offenses combine for 32 runs scored…held league-leading Navy to one run over three innings in Game 2 of the team’s four-game series (4/10)…ended the season on a high note at Holy Cross (5/1), retiring the final four batters in order to preserve a 4-2 win and earn his first collegiate save…struck out 11 batters overall on the year while allowing only three extra-base hits.
At Oakton: 2015 Concorde District Pitcher of the Year…2015 Concorde District Baseball Scholar-Athlete of the Year…All-Concorde District performer in 2014 and 2015…All-Virginia 6A North in 2015…selected to the 2015 Virginia State High School All Star Game…2015 Perfect Game Preseason All-Region player…member of the National Honor Society.