Get To Know Leah
Hometown: Brunswick, OH
Tenure as a Cavalier Girl: 1st Year
Favorites:Former Cavaliers Legends: Larry Nance
Quote: “Everything happens for a reason”
Movie: Step Brothers
Cleveland Area Restaurant: Barrio
Article of Clothing: Leggings
Phone App: Pinterest
Movie Character: Buddy the Elf
TV Show: New Girl
Charity: I don’t have a favorite but love running 5K’s for any charity.
What is your junk food weakness? Doritos, chocolate chip cookies and ice cream.
Who is your celebrity crush? Channing Tatum
What is your dream date? Something outdoors and adventurous- jet skiing, horseback riding, hiking in the mountains etc.
WHAT IS YOUR DREAM JOB? Other than living my dream as a Cavs Girl, I’ve always dreamed of being a backup dancer for someone famous.
WHAT IS YOUR BIGGEST FEAR? Losing a loved one.
DO YOU HAVE ANY PETS? Yes! 2 Weiner dogs that I absolutely adore.
WHO IS THE MOST INSPIRATIONAL PERSON IN YOUR LIFE? My parents are my biggest role models.
WHAT IS YOUR DREAM VACATION DESTINATION? Hawaii, Greece or Australia
IF YOU HAD TO PICK TWO FAMOUS PEOPLE TO BE YOUR PARENTS WHO WOULD YOU CHOOSE? Will Ferrell and Jennifer Aniston
LIST 5 WORDS THAT DESCRIBE YOU? Silly, caring, active, adventurous, dedicated
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WHAT IS ONE THING MOST PEOPLE WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW ABOUT YOU? I’ve never been stung by a bee and I don’t eat seafood.
DO YOU HAVE ANY NICKNAMES? Some people call me, “Lee”, or “Lee-Lee”, My mom calls me, “Lily”, or “Leah-lil”.
BIGGEST ACCOMPLISHMENT? Becoming a Cavalier Girl!
A FAILURE YOU LEARNED FROM: Trust your instincts.
WHAT FAMOUS PERSON (DEAD OR ALIVE) WOULD YOU LIKE TO HAVE DINNER WITH? Thomas Rhett- He’s my favorite country artist.
What is your guilty pleasure? Chocolate!
What would be your super power? The ability to control time.
What celebrity would play you in a movie about yourself: Zooey Deschanel-her character in the show, “New Girl”, often reminds me of myself.
I am most proud of: My dance career.
What is your dancing background and experience? I started dancing when I was 3 years old and was a competitive dancer in middle school and high school. Through my four years of college, I was on the University of Akron dance where I received the “All-American Dancer Award” from the National Dance Alliance, coached a high school dance team, and taught dance classes to students of all ages. Recently, I was a member of the Cleveland Gladiators Girls for the past two seasons, and a Lake Erie Monsters Girl for last year’s championship winning season!
Why did you decide to audition for the Cavalier Girls? I love Cleveland, I love the Cavaliers, and I love dancing! When I was younger, I had the opportunity to dance at a Cavs half time show with my competitive dance team. Since then, I’ve always dreamt of how amazing it would be to be a Cavs Girl who always gets to be in that atmosphere and perform for the thousands of fans at every home game! It’s been my dream for a long time!
If you can say anything to Cavalier fans, what would you say? Cleveland Rocks! Our fans are the reason I love being a Cavs Girl
What advice would you give someone who dreams of becoming a Cavalier Girl? You can do it if you put your mind to it!
What do you like most about being a part of the Cavalier Girls? I love performing at the games and interacting with the fans.
Most memorable Cavalier Girl moment so far? The moment I found out I made the team is something I’ll never forget.
Hardest part about being a Cavalier Girl? Remembering everything we need to know for game days!