Leah DiCristofaro
Leah DiCristofaro


Grosse Pointe Woods, Mich.

High School:
Lake Shore



Integrative Studies


Oakland Places 150 Student-Athletes on the Summit League Commissioner's List

Women's swimming and diving won the Team Academic Achievement award for the second straight year.


Oakland Leads in Academic All-Summit League Selections

The Golden Grizzlies led the league for a fourth consecutive semester


Oakland Seniors Shine on Senior Day with 9-3, 10-1 Victories over UWO

Seniors Leah DiCristofaro and Colleen Zimmerman combined for seven RBIs on the day.


Oakland Celebrates Senior Day Against Western Ontario on Tuesday

The Golden Grizzlies will celebrate Leah DiCristofaro, Brittany Doyle, Kelsey Krych and Colleen Zimmerman.


Oakland Suffers Series Finale Defeat at UMKC 3-0

Oakland will play its final doubleheader on Tuesday at the OU Softball Field.


Oakland vs. Western Ontario

The Oakland softball team took on Western Ontario at the OU Softball Field as Oakland celebrated Senior Day.


Oakland vs. IUPUI

The Oakland softball team took on IUPUI at the OU Softball Field on Friday April 20.


Oakland vs. Western Illinois

Oakland softball took on Western Illinois in the final game of the series Sunday at the OU Softball Field


Oakland vs. Western Illinois

The OU Softball team took on Western Illinois in a doubleheader on Saturday at the OU Softball Field.


Oakland vs. Eastern Michigan

The Oakland Softball team took on Eastern Michigan at the OU Softball Team on March 28.

Game-by-Game Stats | Career Stats

▪ Started in 46 games during the year
▪ Finished tied for team lead in home runs (6) and second in RBIs (19)
▪ Hit .290 with seven doubles and team-high 15 walks
▪ Tied school record with three home runs in one day during doubleheader at Detroit (March 21)
▪ Hit walk-off home run in the eighth inning to earn victory over St. Peter's (Feb. 25)
▪ Drove in four runs on two hits against Western Ontario (May 1)

▪ Played in 25 games including 17 starts during the year
▪ Had four doubles and two home runs
▪ Hit her first career grand slam versus IUPUI (March 18)
▪ Went 2-for-3, scored two runs and drove in two runs versus Centenary (April 1)
▪ Missed the first month of the season due to injury

▪ Played in 41 games, drawing the start in 39
▪ Led the Golden Grizzlies with a .308 batting average
▪ Had eight doubles, two triples and four home runs, scored 15 runs and drove in 19 runs
▪ Led the team with a .538 slugging percentage and a .390 on-base percentage
▪ Went 2-for-3 against Lipscomb (2/26), driving in three runs with a home run and a triple
▪ Academic All-Summit League selection

▪ Played in 46 games, drawing the start in 36
▪ Ranked second on the team and fourth in The Summit League with eight sacrifice bunts
▪ Drove in 12 runs, while smacking two home runs and six doubles
▪ Finished the IUPUI series (March 14-15) 6-for-9, with two doubles, three runs scored and one RBI
▪ Went 3-for-3, with two runs scored and one stolen base at South Carolina State (Feb. 24)
▪ Had a double and home run versus Erskine College (Feb. 26)
▪ Academic All-Summit League selection

Academic Achievements
▪ National Honor Roll

Top Athletic Performance
▪Hitting her first collegiate home runversus Erskine College (Feb. 26, 2009)

High School
▪ Earned three letters for coach Cris Belanger at Lake Shore
▪ Helped team capture regional title as a sophomore
▪ Garnered all-district first team honors and all-county third team honors as a senior
▪ Selected to participate in the MHSSA Division I Senior All-Star Game
▪ Three-time All-Macomb County selection
▪ Selected to participate in the MHSSA Division I Senior All-Star Game
▪ Earned all-district and all-county honors in junior and sophomore seasons
▪ Tabbed all-state honorable mention as a sophomore
▪ Was a member of the hockey team at Grosse Pointe North as a freshman

Parents:Renee and Frank and DiCristofaro
▪ Father coached three state championship teams and is in the MHSAA Hockey Coaches Hall of Fame
Siblings: Frank and Anthony
▪ Frank played baseball at Adrian (2003) and Wayne State (2004-05) and is the head baseball coach at Lakeview High School
▪ Uncle Charles Dubois played baseball and hockey at New England College (1987-88)
▪ Uncle Daniel DiCristofaro was a member of the Macomb Community College baseball team (1979-80)

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