Jeff De Leon - Assistant CoachUpdated Thursday August 25, 2016 by Lovejoy Leopards Lacrosse.
Jeff De Leon
Assistant Coach – High School Varsity
Jeff De Leon is an Assistant Coach for the Lovejoy Leopards Lacrosse High School Varsity team. Jeff joined the Lovejoy Leopards Lacrosse coaching staff in the Fall of 2016.
Jeff has more than 10 years of lacrosse experience as a player and coach. Originally from San Antonio, Jeff began playing lacrosse in middle school. Jeff attended the Texas Military Institute in San Antonio and lettered in lacrosse all four years (2004 – 2007) as a Defenseman. In high school, Jeff received the Defensive Player of the Year Award and received 1st Team All-Conference honors. He was the Team Captain for the 2006 – 2007 seasons.
After high school, Jeff attended Stephen F. Austin State University and played lacrosse for the Lumberjacks Men’s Lacrosse Club team from 2008 to 2011. He received D2 All-Conference Honors from the Men’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association. Jeff was also a Team Captain from 2009 – 2011. He received a BS in Kinesiology with a Minor in Nutrition. After graduating, he was named the Head Coach of the Lumberjacks Men’s Lacrosse Club team, where he held the position for 2 years (2012 and 2013). Jeff also continued to play lacrosse post-collegiate with the San Antonio Men’s Lacrosse Club team.
Jeff is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps Reserve, having served for 6 years (2010 – 2016). Jeff served as a Team Leader for his unit from 2013 to 2016. Jeff currently works at North Dallas CrossFit. He is a CrossFit Level 1 Coach and USA Certified Weightlifting Coach.