Glen Ellyn, Ill.
|Height / Weight:|
6-0 / 195
55-play stadium scrimmage concludes preseason camp
Dore Jam tomorrow 2-4 p.m.
Openshaw among three starters, seven letterwinners back from year ago
Men's and women's cross country, football and soccer student-athletes honored
Team's first session in full gear features tempo
• 2015 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2015 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
Lekacz did not see game action in his third year on campus... Competed during the regular season as placekicker and kickoff specialist.
Lekacz served as the team's primary kickoff specialist for much of the season, then concluded the year sharing placekicking duties with Tommy Openshaw... Played in all 12 games... Opponents averaged just 18.4 yards returning Lekacz's kickoffs... As a placekicker, he was 4-of-4 on extra point attempts.
A first-year contributor, Lekacz has participated as a placekicker and kickoff specialist... Saw action in five games during first half of season... Missed lone FG attempt from 40 yards vs. Temple in opener.
As senior, named All-Area after helping Glenbard West to 11-2 record and second round of 7A state playoffs... As junior, earned All-Area recognition after kicking game-winning field goals in playoffs and state championship game... Nearly 80 percent of kickoffs resulted in touchbacks... High academic achiever.
Hayden Bernard Lekacz... Majoring in Economics... Born Oct. 23, 1985... Son of Eric and Patricia Lekacz... Dad is corporate executive VP... Prep teammate of current Vanderbilt TE Nathan Marcus.
Single-game Average: 65 yards, at MTSU, 10/3/2015