More than 200 student-athletes achieve a 3.0 GPA or higher during fall 2012 semester
Awards/Honors 2013: NFHCA National Academic Squad ... Academic All-MAC Honorable Mention ... Missouri State Athletics Director's Honor Roll 2012: Missouri State Athletics Director's Honor Roll
2013 Field Hockey Appeared in 15 games and started four times for the Bears as a sophomore ... Notched the first assist and point of her career at Miami (Ohio) on Oct. 19.
2012 Field Hockey Was one of eight Bears to appear in all 16 games ... Also recorded one start during her freshman year.
Background Leyva lettered all four years at forward for Serra High School ... The Conquistadors dominated during her career with four first-place conference finishes and three California Interscholastic Federation championships ... Was a three-time Outstanding Offensive Player honoree ... Claimed First-Team Division II and First-Team Eastern League accolades in both her junior and senior seasons ... Excelled academically, picking up San Diego Union-Tribune All-Academic Team awards as a junior and senior ... Also lettered all four years in lacrosse.
Personal Dominique Marie Leyva was born Nov. 20, 1993 in San Diego, Calif. ... Daughter of Gary Leyva and Denise Leyva Strang ... Majoring in general business ... Has two siblings, Dane and Landon.