The Bears field hockey team kept the game scoreless through halftime before the Golden Flashes took over and gave MSU its first loss at Betty and Bobby Allison North Stadium
Awards/Honors 2013: Academic All-MAC Honorable Mention ... Missouri State Athletics Director's Honor Roll 2012: Missouri State Athletics Director's Honor Roll
2013 Season (Sophomore) Appeared in a career-high 15 games for the Bears and made three starts ... Recorded two shots, both of which were on-goal ... Also notched a career-best two defensive saves.
2012 Season (Freshman) Appeared in 12 games and started in nine before an injury ended her season ... Had a quick start to her college career with a goal in her first game, a season-opening 6-1 loss to Virginia Commonwealth ... Assisted on a goal in MSU's 4-2 road victory over Saint Louis ... Recorded eight shots and had three shots on goal ... At 5-foot-9, was the tallest non-goalkeeper on the Missouri State roster.
Background Reitmayer played a variety of positions at Vista High School including midfielder, defender and forward ... Was a three-time all-league first team pick ...Held the distinction of team captain as a junior and senior ...Garnered San Diego Union-Tribune Scholar-Athlete honors all four years at Vista ... Helped the Panthers to a league championship as a senior ... Also competed on the swim team for two years and lettered in soccer.
Personal Leah Michelle Reitmayer was born March 25, 1994 in La Jolla, Calif. ... Daughter of Mike and Sonya Reitmayer ... Majoring in dietetics ... Wants to be a sports nutritionist ... Has a sister, Allison ... Lists her biggest sports thrill as winning the Avocado East League in 2011.