#11 - Amy Leschied (Outside)


Height: 6-0

Year of Eligibility: 4

Major: GENR

Year of study: 4

Hometown: East Selkirk, MB

Last Team: Selkirk Royals (Lord Selkirk)

2011-12 Highlights: Ninth in CW in regular season with 2.86 kills per set…started all 24 CW matches…had a .146 hitting percentage…1.90 digs per set…0.46 blocks per set….career-high 18 kills against Thompson Rivers (12/02)…hit double digits in kills 14 times…season-high 13 digs against Thompson Rivers (12/03)…season-high 5 blocks twice, against Thompson Rivers (12/02) and Winnipeg (01/20)…Final Four: Played in all 6 sets…combined 7 kills…7 blocks…6 digs…1 ace…CIS Championship: Played in all 11 sets…combined 28 kills…26 digs…7 blocks.

Career-highlights: 2010-11: Was named a Canada West Second Team All-Star…second on TWU with 2.52 kills per set in CW…had season-high 16 kills against Saskatchewan (1/28) …11 times finished with double-digit kills…had a career-high 14 digs against UBC (10/29)…3 times finished with double-digit digs…matched career-high 7 blocks against UBC (10/29)…Final Four: Played in all 9 sets…had 16 kills…15 digs…6 blocks…CIS Championship: Played in all 13 sets…had a combined 29 kills…25 digs…6 blocks.

2009-10: Was 7th in CW action with 0.98 blocks per set…had 104 blocks in 102 sets overall…173 kills…49 digs…had career-high 7 blocks in a match on 3 occasions (10/01, 10/24 and 10/31)…season-high 15 kills against Winnipeg (01/22)…Final Four: Had 9 blocks and 12 kills in 10 sets.

2008-09: Made CIS debut against in a 3-0 win against the Simon Fraser (11/22)…appeared in 3 games and recorded 3 kills…Final Four: Did not play…CIS Championship: Did not play.


Short Answers

If I could take away one rule in my sport, it would be... I wouldn't

My best non-athletic talent is.... Scrapbooking

The word that best describes myself is... Friendly

My dream job would be... A scuba instructor

Other sports I enjoy besides my sport are... Ultamite Frisbee

My advice to youngsters is... Never Ever Give Up

My craziest ambition is... to bungie jump

If I could appear on the cover of any magazine, it would be... shape

My position is best because... you get to hit lots and play in the back row

I knew I could play in the CIS when... Ryan Adams first recruited me in grade 11 I heard about how great TWU sounded and i was sold

My autobiography would be titled... The Life and Times of Amy Leschied

As a member in a band, I would be... The Lead Singer

The first thing I would buy after winning the lottery is... A car

Other than TWU my favorite place to play is... My High school in Selkirk manitoba

Nobody knows how much I like.... decorating

The most important thing I have learned at TWU is... that there is so much to love and so many important things i am going to learn and that i am going to take each moment and live it to the fullest

The funniest story from my childhood was... Cant remember everyday was a funny for me cause i am a huge clutz

If I could trade places with anyone for a day it would be... Jack Johnson cause i love his voice and i want to sing like him

If I sat down to dinner with three people in history they would be... Jesus, Noah and Mary


Website: facebook

TV Show: So you think you can dance

Fast food: Tim Hortons

Late night snack: Yogurt with granola

Music: Imogen Heap

Movie: Step Up 2 The streets

Meal: Turkey Dinner

Survivor: item lol

Vacation spot: Arizona

Pro athlete: Natsia Liukin

Pro sports team: USA gymnastics team

Article of clothing: Lulu lemon sweats

Class at TWU: Don't know yet

Book: My Sisters Keeper

Colour: Yellow

Ice cream flavour: Vanilla

Restaurant: Tony Romas

Skittles: flavour ALL

Season: Fall

Season Stats

2011-09-29@Seattle University310321.333003140110
2011-10-14UBC-OKANAGAN - West Coast Classic (LEC)47732.0001131120200
2011-11-25UBC OKANAGAN*38222.273001252200
2011-11-26UBC OKANAGAN*38322.227110040100
2011-12-02@Thompson Rivers*5181253.113010091400
2011-12-03@Thompson Rivers*410832.0620100130100
2012-01-13ALBERTA* (David E. Enarson Gym)35517.000000140110
2012-01-14ALBERTA (at David Enarson)514741.171130580000
2012-02-10BRITISH COLUMBIA*47928-.071000030200
2012-02-11BRITISH COLUMBIA*33415-.067110030000
2012-02-16Calgary - CW Playoffs411524.250002060100
2012-02-17Calgary - CW Playoffs39524.167021060200
2012-02-24British Columbia - Canada West Semifinal (UBC)31412-.250000120300
2012-02-25Winnipeg - Canada West Bronze Medal (UBC)36625.000110240400
2012-03-02Montreal - CIS Championship Quarter-Final (McMaster)410522.2270110100300
2012-03-03Queen's - CIS Championship Consolation Semifinal (McMaster)37324.167010040000
2012-03-04Saint Mary's - CIS Fifth Place Match @ McMaster411631.1610010120410

Career Stats