2020-21 Men's Lacrosse Roster
#47 Charles Leonard
Class Grad Student
Hometown Highlands Ranch, CO
High School Arapahoe
CAREER AWARDS & HONORS
- USILA Team of the Week (2/25/20)
- 2020 Preseason All-ACC
- 2019 All-ACC Team
- 2019 ACC All-Tournament Team
AS A SENIOR (2020 – Season Cancelled After Five Games Due to COVID-19)
- Played in all five games for the Irish, serving as the primary FOGO during his senior season.
- Won 54-of-116 face-offs, posting a .466 win percentage.
- Led the Irish in ground balls with 21.
- Turned in his best performance of the season at the X against No. 17 Richmond, winning 19-of-20 face-offs (.950) and collecting 10 ground balls while adding an assist.
AS A JUNIOR (2019)
- Played in all 16 games for the Irish, serving as the primary FOGO during his junior season.
- Won 220-of-376 face-offs, posting a .585 win percentage.
- Led the ACC in ground balls per game, averaging 6.5 per outing.
- Totaled 104 ground balls, marking the second most by a Notre Dame player in a season in program history.
- Posted career highs in points (9), goals (7) and assists (2).
- Recorded multi-goal performances against Detroit Mercy (2/16) and Virginia (3/16).
- Won 20 face-offs in wins over Michigan (3/19) and Cornell (4/14).
- Scooped up a career-high 16 ground balls in the win over Michigan (3/19).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2018)
- Played in eight games for the Irish, making his first appearance of the season against Denver (3/10/18).
- Picked up five ground balls in 2018, including a season-best three at Duke (4/27/18).
- Also fired a shot on net at Duke in the ACC Tournament game (4/27/18).
AS A FRESHMAN (2017)
- Played in one game, making his Notre Dame debut against Army (5/6)
PREP & PERSONAL
- Named a US Lacrosse All-American in 2016
- Two-time All-State honoree
- Rated the number 34 defenseman for the incoming Freshman class by Inside Lacrosse
- Earned MVP honors at Nike’s The Ride camp
- Team captain for lacrosse team
- Three year letterwinner in football
- Volunteered with CityLax
- Member of National Honor Society, DECA and FBLA
- Attended Arapahoe High School in Colorado
- Played Club Lacrosse with 3D’s Colorado, National, and New England teams and for Team Colorado
- Son of Elizabeth and Dennis, brother of Tommy and Stephanie
- Enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business
- Resides in Highlands Ranch, Colorado