CALIFORNIA BANK AND TRUST STUDENT ATHLETES OF THE WEEK IS
FOOTBALL STAR Leon McFadden.
Leon has enjoyed a stellar first six games of the season,
tallying 30 tackles along with a team-high three interceptions,
two of those were returned for touchdowns.
This week Leon was named to Phil Steele's 2012 Midseason
All-American Team as he joins the elite list of the top 15
defensive backs in the nation. He ranks second in the Mountain
West in both passes defended and interceptions.
Last year Leon earned first-team All-Mountain West honors for
the second consecutive season, the first Aztec defensive back to
do so in back-to-back campaigns since Will Demps in 2000-01.
Leon is originally from Bellflower, California and is majoring