Fullback, 6-0, 230
Montgomery Bell Academy
Lea enters the preseason as an unknown, after deciding to
walk-on after spring practice. Has good size and speed, with
football background that suggests could help the Commodores
either at fullback or on special teams.
Not on team roster.
Two-year, two-way starter... Named All-State, All-Midstate
and All-City for two-time state champion... Division II two-way
Player of the Year as TE and NG.
Lea is working toward a degree in political science from the
College of Arts and Science.
Son of Clark and Pam Lea... Born Nov. 11, 1981... Dad is medical
physician and mom is office manager... Travelled an interesting
road getting to Vanderbilt; playing on NAIA national champion
Birmingham-Southern baseball squad as freshman and Belmont
University baseball team last year... Enrolled at Vanderbilt
this fall... Played prep football with three ‘Dores: Hunter
Hillenmeyer, Moses Osemwegie and Dominique Morris.