We are thrilled to announce that Soccer Assist client Jack Leeming has secured his place and committed to the St Louis Community College on a partial scholarship. Hailing from Yorkshire, the former Grimsby Town and Yorkshire County centre-back will be joining St Louis Archers Men’s soccer roster this fall.
Jack tells us that he has been playing soccer from a young age, he had many successful years of youth football in Yorkshire playing within academies and at county level. The 17-year old centre back having been involved in an elite set up throughout his youth playing academy football for York City Football Club. Jack tells Soccer Assist that he moved to Grimsby Town FC in 2017 and had a successful season, however, he later signed to Darlington to play within their Under 18s team.
When speaking on his playing style Jack describes himself as a ‘very vocal centre-back who likes to command his team’ and ‘ I love to be able to get the ball down and play out from the back while playing total football. However can also adapt my game to suit the game situations. I also love winning and won’t take losing as an answer.’
St Louis Archers head coach Tim Mosby approached Soccer Assist implying his want for the young centre-back to join his team. Tim stated ‘I really like what Jack offers, he has a really strong left foot and we really need that going forward.’
SA director Junior ‘Jack and his family have been a pleasure to work with since coming onboard. His ability speaks for himself and was not surprised nationally ranked colleges were interested in him.’
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