4 Leigh Heffner
4 Leigh Heffner
Height: 5-8
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Arvada, Colo.
High School: Faith Christian
Previous College: Tennessee Tech
Position: D
Major: Nursing

In 2009 (Freshman): Leigh was a main stay on defense her freshman year, as she tallied 1764 minutes of playing time. She appeared in every Golden Eagles contest, and had five shots on the season.

HIGH SCHOOL: Leigh comes to Tennessee Tech from Arvada, Colo., where she played high school soccer at Faith Christian High School. Through three seasons, she has been named Faith Defensive player of the year three times. A second-team all-state selection in 2008 Leigh was team captain, and led her team to a state championship in 2008.

PERSONAL: The daughter of Scott and Susie Heffner...born February 19, 1991...full name is Leigh Nicole Heffner...majoring in nursing.