2014 - Big South Volleyball Player of the Year
2014 - Big South Volleyball Freshman of the Year
2014 - First Team All-Big South
2014 - Big South All-Freshman Team
2014 (Freshman): Became just the second volleyball student-athlete in Big South history to be named the conference's Player and Freshman of the Year in the same season ... Was also tabbed first team All-Big South and was named to the All-Freshman team ... Set a program record as a five-time Big South Freshman of the Week recipient ... Started in all 32 of Coastal's matches and played in all 118 sets ... Closed the season leading the team with 478 kills (4.05 per set), the sixth-highest single season total in Coastal history (as of 2014) ... Was the first Chant to surpass 400 kills in a season since 2010 ... Notched a season-high 24 kills against Radford in the Big South Championship ... Led the Chants with 14 kills in their NCAA Tournament First Round match against USC, and had a team-high 17 kills in Coastal's first-ever win against South Carolina on Oct. 21 ... Notched 20 or more kills in five matches, and reached double figures in all but three matches ... Closed the season hitting .257 ... Led the team with 40 service aces, averaging 0.34 per set ... Ranked third on the team in digs with 331, averaging 2.81 per set ... Had a season-high 18 digs versus Gardner-Webb in the Big South Tournament ... Averaged 0.41 blocks per set, totaling 48 on 31 assists and 17 solos ... Set a season-high with five blocks against Tennessee on Sept. 13.
At St. Pius X HS: Holds the school record for career kills with 1,449 ... As a senior recorded 499 kills, 5.98 digs per game and 1.49 blocks per game to be named team MVP ... Her junior year amassed 426 kills, 107 digs and 27 aces ... Was named a Maxpreps/AVCA Georgia Player of the Week in addition to being a four-time Female Athlete of the Week.
Personal:Full name is Leah Andrea Hardeman ... Daughter of Leonita White ... Has an older sister, Lalita.