Gabriella Leccese

Player profile

  • Hometown East Williston, N.Y.
  • Last School Wheatley
  • Year Senior
  • Weapon Epee

Junior Season (2017-2018)
Finished in sixth at the OSU Open…

Sophomore Season (2016-2017)
Finished OSU Open in ninth place … competed in women’s sabre at OSU Duals, contributing 11 points.

Freshman Season (2015-2016)
Competed at all competitions for the Buckeyes … went 10-2 at OSU Duals competing in foil … finished in 18th place at OSU Open … registered a 9-1 record at Elite Invitational … claimed 15th in individual competition at Midwest Fencing Conference Championships.

Prior to Ohio State
Competed with Hills Fencing Institute (H3) from 2013 to 2015 … made first team for foil in Nassau County in 2014 and 2015 … placed fourth in individuals in Nassau County in epee in 2015 … earned second place in individual as a foilist in Nassau County in 2014 … senior all-star team member in 2015 … earned a Scholastic Wildcat Award in 2014 and 2015.

Daughter of Eileen and Michael … one sibling, Rachel … majoring in neuroscience … plans on going to medical school for psychiatry … also played lacrosse in high school … enjoys swimming and doing volunteer work for children with special needs … member of the honors program and residence hall council and student government at Ohio State … greatest sports thrill is winning close bouts.