Chris Leson
Chris Leson
Year: Senior
Hometown: Boardman, Ohio
High School: Boardman

Spring 2009: Finished the season with an overall record of 5-14 at No. 5 and 6 singles...picked up Horizon League wins against Detroit and Cleveland State...also defeated Wright State at No. 6 singles in the second round of the League Tournament to help the team secure the 4-2 win...joined teammate Tariq Ismail to beat Wright State at doubles as well in tournament play.

Fall 2008: Competed in the St. Bonaventure Fall Classic picking up win against his opponent St. Francis (Pa.), 6-3, 6-2...defeated St. Francis (Pa.) in another dual at the YSU Tennis Courts by a score of 7-5, 4-6, 10-5 in the No. 5 spot...also competed in Singles Flight C of the Valparaiso Fall Classic and in Doubles Fight B.

Spring 2008: Completed the season with an overall record of 3-13 at No. 4 and 5 singles...had wins against St. Francis (Pa.), Wesleyan University and Horizon League opponent Wright State...joined teammates Zach Landgraf, Diego Cerzosimo and Maurice Rucker for a combined record of 3-13 at No. 2 and 3 doubles.

Fall 2007: Competed in the St. Bonaventure and Valparaiso Invitationals...joined teammate Diego Cerzosimo at the Valpo Invitational to pick up a win at doubles against their opponents from IPFW.

Spring 2007: Finished the season with a record of 1-1 at singles...his 6-0, 6-0 win came against Colby-Sawyer in the No. 6 spot...also joined teammate Maurice Rucker at No. 3 doubles for the 8-4 win over Robert Morris.

Fall 2006: Picked up first collegiate win at singles and doubles at the Valparaiso Tennis Classic (10/6-7)...defeated Wright State 7-5, 6-1 in Singles Flight C...joined teammate Maurice Rucker to defeat UW-Green Bay in the Doubles Flight C.

High School: Four-time letter-winner and one-time team captain...named to the first team all-steal valley his freshman year...was a one-time state qualifier...chosen as first team all-federal league selection his senior year...also played varsity basketball.

Personal: Parents are Michael and Suzanne Leson...has one sister (Kelly)...major is business...born July 23, 1987...YSU SAAC vice-president for the 2009-10 school year.