2012 (FRESHMAN) Finished 2012 with an 11-4 mark in the circle in 14 starts and 21 total appearances...posted a 2.75 ERA...earned one save...struck out 70 batters in 79 innings of work...opponents hit only .211 off of her... SEC/ACC/Big XII Challenge: Tossed six innings and allowed three unearned runs on two hits to earn the win in her first career start. Bama Bash: Earned two wins and struck out 14 in 11 2/3 innings pitched in the tournament ... tossed the full seven innings, striking out 12 and walking none in a win against East Carolina (2.25). Easton Alabama Invite: Struck out 11 and allowed one run in the complete game win against Maryland (3.3). Samford: Earned her sixth straight win on the season, allowing three runs on six hits while striking out seven in six innings. Easton Alabama Challenge: Earned two wins and her first career save in three appearances in the tournament ... came in the seventh inning with two runners on and struck out the last two batters to earn the save against DePaul (3.23) ... tossed her first career shutout, allowing just three hits with three strikeouts against Longwood (3.24) ... earned the win in relief, allowing just one hit in 2 2/3 innings. Troy Tossed a one-hitter while striking out five in a five innings shutout against the Trojans.
HIGH SCHOOL Was one of the top prep pitchers in the country ... was named an ESPN Rise first team All-American, a Max Preps first team All-American and an Under Armour All-America Game participant in 2011 ...named the South Carolina Gatorade Player of the Year three times ... named High School Sports Report South Carolina Miss Softball ... was a four-time all-state, five-time all-region and two-time South Carolina AAA Player of the Year selection ... garnered the JL Mann Patriot award, Offensive Player of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year honors ... led JL Mann High School to two AAA state championships and four AAA Upper State titles ... helped lead the Gold Coast Hurricanes Gold, coached by Marty Cooper to a fourth place finish at Gold Nationals in 2011, a second place finish in 2009 and a ninth place finish in 2010 ... has been clocked at 72 miles per hour in the circle.
PERSONAL Leslie is the daughter of Blake and Tina Jury ... has one brother named Jacob ... started playing softball at age eight ... also competed in basketball and volleyball ... was a four-year letterwinner on the volleyball team, earning all-region accolades twice ... her mother Tina played volleyball at Eastern Kentucky University.