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Middle Blocker
Height: 6'3"
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Clarence, N.Y.
High School: St. Mary’s of Lancaster


2018: AVCA All-America honorable mention pick ... AVCA All-East Coast Region honoree ... First team All-ACC selection ... Preseason All-ACC pick ... Ranked third in the ACC and 14th nationally in blocks per set (1.44), the third-highest single-season average in program history ... With a nine-block performance in Duke's win over then-No. 5 Pitt, became the ninth Blue Devil to reach 400 career blocks ... Named ACC Player of the Week following her performance against the Panthers ... Turned in her first double-double of the season with a 13-kill, 11-block performance Oct. 7 at Notre Dame ... Added a second double-double Nov. 4 at NC State, totaling 13 kills and a career-high 12 blocks ... Offensively, owned a career-best .375 hitting percentage, while totaling 271 kills ... Named to the 2018-19 ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2017 (Stats): Named to the 2017-18 ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Named Preseason All-ACC ... Appeared in six matches, playing 23 sets before missing the rest of the season due to injury ... Totaled 40 kills and 32.0 blocks on the year ... Amassed 10 blocks in the season opener at Colorado State Aug. 25.

2016 (Stats): Tabbed AVCA All-East Coast Region ... Named First Team All-ACC ... Totaled 316 kills while posting a .333 hitting percentage, second on the team in both categories ... Led the Blue Devils in blocks (139) and blocks per set (1.31) ... Ranked seventh in the ACC in hitting percentage (.333) and sixth in blocks per frame (1.31) ... 139 blocks marked the 10th highest single-season total in program history ... Dropped double-digit kills 19 times, including each of Duke's final five matches ... Amassed a career-high 21 kills Nov. 18 versus Florida State ... Recorded the first double-double by a Duke middle blocker since 2012 with a 12-kill, 11-block performance Sept. 24 at Virginia ... Totaled at least four blocks in 19 matches.

2015 (Stats): Named to the All-ACC Freshman Team ... Garnered three ACC Freshman of the Week citations ... One of three ACC rookies to collect three or more league freshman of the week honors ... Tabbed to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Led the team in hitting percentage (.299), total blocks (114) and blocks per set (1.05) ... Ranked third on the team with 293 kills, averaging 2.69 per set ... Totaled 14 matches with double-digit kills, including a season-high 17 Sept. 12 against UNC Wilmington and again Oct. 25 versus Virginia Tech ... Posted a hitting percentage of .300 or better 15 times ... Amassed four or more blocks in 15 matches ... Registered a season-high eight blocks Aug. 29 at Long Beach State.

High School: Four-year letterwinner under coach Don Pieczynski at St. Mary’s of Lancaster in Lancaster, N.Y. … Led team to state championship as a freshman, sophomore and senior … Helped St. Mary’s to a 47-0-1 record senior year … Four-time first team All-Catholic League … Three-time league MVP … First team Coaches Poll All-WNY all four years … Named to “Frosh 59” and “Soph 79” … Senior Ace and three-time high school All-American … 2014 MaxPreps All-America selection … Named 2014 New York Gatorade Player of the Year … Totaled 1,635 kills during her high school career … Averaged 5.0 kills per set as a senior, totaling 460 kills while hitting .468 … Also added 104 blocks, 139 digs and 53 aces … As a junior, amassed 328 kills on .468 hitting, 96 blocks, 70 aces and 97 digs … Played club volleyball with Niagara Frontier Volleyball Club … Helped club team to gold medal at Northeast Qualifier in Open Division … Led USA Girls Youth Continental Team to gold medal at High Performance Championships, earning tournament MVP honors … High Honor Roll … Member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Born Leah Marie Meyer on July 23, 1997 in Buffalo, N.Y. … Daughter of Michael and Tracy Meyer … Has an older sister (Kristin) and a younger sister (Caitlyn) ... Majoring in evolutionary anthropology with a certificate in markets and management studies.


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VB: Leah Meyer Career Block 400
VB: Payton Schwantz & Leah Meyer Postgame vs. Pitt
VB: Leah Meyer Postgame vs. Virginia