- Kyle Leon
Kyle  Leon


Guelph, Ontario

High School:
St. James

Last College:
Charleston (S.C.) Southern

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 205





2002 (Junior): Started 48 games for the Blazers in 2002 ... hit .309 with 15 doubles and 22 RBI ... posted a .438 slugging percentage and a .379 on base percentage ... led the team in doubles ... started all 27 conference games and hit .350 with 16 RBI, 11 runs scored, a .500 slugging percentage and a .446 on base percentage ... second on the team in hits (55) and sacrifice flies (3) ... third on the team in total bases (78) ... fourth on the team in RBI ... had 15 multiple-hit games ... went on a 10-game hitting streak from April 26 - May 10, which included games against Southern Miss, Alabama, TCU, Louisville and Birmingham-Southern ... batted .457 and had a .510 on base percentage against left-handed pitching ... batted clean-up in all 48 games he played in ... was 4-4 with a double, a run scored and three RBI in UAB's 8-7 victory over Tulane (April 14) at Young Memorial Field ... went 3-5 with a home run, a double, a run scored and three RBI in UAB's 12-2 victory at Memphis (April 21).

CHARLESTON (S.C.) SOUTHERN COLLEGE: Played two seasons for the Buccaneers, under coach Gary Murphy ... set a school record for extra base hits and led team in home runs, slugging percentage, and on-base percentage as a freshman ... ranks third on CSU's career home run list.

HIGH SCHOOL PLAYING CAREER: Graduated from St. James High School in Guelph, Ontario, Canada ... lettered in baseball, hockey and basketball.

PERSONAL/MISCELLANEOUS: Born July 4, 1980, in Guelph, Ontario ... full name is Kyle Christian Leon ... parents are Greg and Charmaine Leon ... majoring in psychology with a minor is sociology.