An offensive lineman from Lincoln, R.I., Leech has recorded a 3.75 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. This marks the second-straight season that Leech has earned this academic honor.
Leech is part of an offensive line that is averaging 297 yards per game rushing which currently ranks eighth in the NCAA Division III football rankings.
Springfield's record is currently 4-3 with two games remaining in the regular season. The Pride will be at RPI this Saturday (Nov. 9) at noon and will close out the regular season on Stagg Field for a noon kickoff against visiting WPI on Saturday November 16th.