|YR.||Naples, Fla./University of Hartford|
As A Junior (2009-10)
Had a strong fall in which posted a top 20 finish in all three tournaments … produced a 73.3 stroke average … had one top five and three top 20s … all eight rounds were in the 70s and counted in the four-man score … shot two-over par or less in seven of 10 rounds … carded 18 birdies and hit 78 percent of his fairways … one of six Eagles to win a tournament or finish runner-up … final round two-over par 73 at the Jim Colbert Intercollegiate helped him move into the top 20 and a tie for 18th place to open the season … followed a week later with a runner-up finish to help lead the Eagles to the team title at the Mission Inn Fall Intercollegiate … produced three rounds of even-par or better (71-70(-1)-71/212) to tie for second place in the field of 65 … among the leaders at Mission Inn Intercollegiate in pars (39), par 3 (-3) scoring, par 4 (+3) scoring and par 5 (-1) scoring … capped his fall with a 17th-place finish at the FGCU Eagle Invitational with a 73-78-76/227.
As A Sophomore (2008-09)
Participated in seven tournaments during first season at FGCU … one of just five players to see time in seven or more events … produced a 74.8 stroke average over 17 rounds … turned in a top 10 finish and a trio of top 20s … all 17 rounds were in the 70s or lower … had a strong three-tournament stretch in the fall … sported a 74.1 stroke average in the fall over eight rounds … seven of the eight rounds counted in the team four-man score … carded a one-under par 70 in the opening round of the season at the Mission Inn Collegiate Classic to spark a 18th-place (70-73-79/222) finish … was the team’s top finisher the following week at the Big 5 Classic in Philadelphia with rounds of two-over par 73 and one-over par 72 to take eighth place in the field of 75 … closed the fall by taking 13th place out of 70 participants at the 54-hole UTSA Invitational (74-77-75/226) … opened the spring with third consecutive top 20 finish at the Golden Ocala Collegiate with a two-round 73-76/149 … participated program’s first Atlantic Sun Championship, finishing in a tie for 34th with a three-day 73-77-76/226.
As A Freshman at Hartford (2007-08)
Played in four tournaments ... logged 11 rounds and finished the fall season with a stroke average of 75.9 ... tied for sixth at the inaugural America Sky Championship; carded his low round of 69 on the final day.
Graduated from Gulf Coast High School … coached by Scott Kampmayer … four-time All-County first team selection … Z-Times County Player of the Year in 2006 … three time All-South West Florida first team.
Born on October 18, 1988 … son of Larry and Barbara Leppo … stepmother is Lowrie Leppo … has three younger sisters; Brittany (19), Sophie (17) and Savine (16) … communications major.