Paul LeBlanc Named To 2007 NEILA Scholar-Athlete Team

May 15, 2007

WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross senior attackman Paul LeBlanc (Lexington, Mass.) has been named to the 2007 New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Scholar-Athlete team. The Scholar-Athlete team honors graduating seniors from schools in the NEILA, who have earned over a 3.0 grade point average and have excelled on the field.

LeBlanc led the Crusaders with 29 goals scored this season, and added 13 assists to stand second on the team with 42 total points. He finished his four-year career with 88 goals and 34 assists for 122 points, and will graduate later this month with a degree in Economics.

This year, LeBlanc led Holy Cross to an overall record of 6-8, good for the school's most victories in a single season since the 1998 team went 6-9.

A complete list of the 2007 NEILA Scholar Athlete team follows.

2007 NEILA Scholar-Athlete Team

Player            School         Position  Major
Nick Bonacci      Dartmouth      Attack    Economics
Greg Cohen        Harvard        Attack    History
Will Davis        Brown          Midfield  History
John Henry Flood  Harvard        Midfield  Psychology
Ben Fuchs         Yale           Midfield  Political Science
Chris Griffin     Quinnipiac     Attack    Finance
Wilson Handler    Dartmouth      Midfield  Economics
Brian Jacovina    Massachusetts  Midfield  Sport Management
Patrick James     Providence     Defense   Finance
Chris Kempner     Yale           Midfield  Political Science
Paul LeBlanc      Holy Cross     Attack    Economics
David Levy        Yale           Midfield  Political Science
Brandon Logigian  Harvard        Midfield  Government
Ryan O'Connor     Dartmouth      Defense   Economics
James Rump        Yale           Midfield  Political Science
Bobby Shields     Brown          Defense   Psychology
Carle Stenmark    Harvard        Midfield  Government