A junior offensive lineman from Lincoln, R.I., Leech has recorded a 3.72 GPA to date while concentrating on his major of Applied Exercise Science.
In order to qualify for CoSIDA All-Academic status, one must be an upper classman and have a GPA of 3.30 or above.
Leech is part of an offensive line that is averaging 338 yards per game rushing, which ranks second nationally in Division III.
Springfield's record is 7-3 through the regular season. The Pride will be hosting Alfred this Saturday (Nov. 17) at 12 noon in the ECAC Division III Northeast Bowl game at Amos Alonzo Stagg Field.