Manitoba's Credit Unions Scholar Athlete
Madison Leitch, of St. Paul’s High School in Winnipeg, maintains a 92% average and was captain of both the St. Paul’s Crusaders Hockey and Football Teams. Madison received the Eddie Cass Crusader Football Award for academic and athletic achievement and quarterbacked his team to the city championship final game. Leitch also was selected as the outstanding player in Manitoba high school hockey, receiving the Ed Belfour Award and Friar Nicholson scholarship and was selected as an all-star at the provincial championships, and received the Players’ Choice Award. Last summer, Madison attended an international student leadership conference in Indianapolis.
Madison states, “…being involved in high school athletics has given me great confidence in myself and my ability, it has been a character building experience and the level of competition continually pushes you to perform at the highest level…”