Macon, GA - The Great South Athletic Conference has announced Wesleyan College's Leah McLeod as its first Soccer Player of the Week for the 2013 season for all games played through Sept. 9.
The freshman forward from Gosford, NSW, Australia, has led the Wesleyan College soccer team to a 3-1 start this season, which marks the best start in school history. She has led the Pioneeers to wins over Oakwood College, Johnson University Florida, and Johnson University (TN).
In an 11-2 victory over Oakwood, the rookie scored 4 goals and had 2 assists in her first collegiate competition. She followed up that performance with a 2 goal, 1 assist outing in Wesleyan's 10-0 victory over Johnson University Floriday. In Monday's 7-0 shutout win over Johnson University (TN), McLeod added one more goal to cap off her impressive week.
For her efforts through the first three matches of the year, McLeod now ranks in the top 10 nationally across NCAA Division III in five offensive categories.