Leah was awarded $2,000 in 2017/2018 ringette scholarships for demonstrating outstanding academic achievment and excellence in ringette, as well as making significant contributions to various community service programs.
Name: Leah Toma
Nickname: Hammy Ham
Position played: Forward
Number of years I’ve played ringette: 14
Year and program of studies: 2nd year, Secondary Education
Career aspirations: Teacher or Athletic/Academic Counsellor, pretty much anything that lets me help students grow!
Hometown: Sherwood Park
My best ringette memory: Winning the Agnes Jacks True Sport Award at the 2017 Canadian Ringette Championships at my home ice in Leduc!
Why I’m playing for the University Ringette Team: I went to the summer camps as a little girl and ever since then I have dreamed of playing for the University Team. This team allows me to continue my education and play at a competitive level while representing the U of A!