Position
Outfield
Height
5'11
Weight
195 lbs.
Class
Junior
Hometown
Baton Rouge, La.
B/T
L
High School
Baker HS

2010 NCAA Regional All-Tournament Team
2010 Honorable Mention All-Louisiana
2008 NCAA Regional All-Tournament Team

MLB Draft:
3rd Round in 2010 (Los Angeles Dodgers)
36th round in 2007 (Cincinnati)

An extremely talented athlete that started 162 games in the LSU outfield over three seasons (2008-10) … signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers in the summer of 2010 after he was selected in the third round of the MLB Draft … superb defensive abilities in the outfield and very good power at the plate … was rated the No. 14 prospect in the ’09 Cape Cod League by Baseball America magazine … named the No. 1 prospect in the Cal Ripken Sr. League in the summer of 2008 by Baseball America magazine.

JUNIOR SEASON (2010)
Started all 63 of LSU’s games, batting .338 (81-for-240) with 12 doubles, six triples, six homers, 45 RBI and 16 stolen bases … finished No. 2 in the SEC in triples with six … named to the NCAA Los Angeles Regional All-Tournament team after hitting .462 (6-for-13) in three games with two doubles and two runs scored … hit .583 (7-for-12) in the Florida series (April 30-May 2) with one double, one homer, four RBI and three runs … named Louisiana Sportswriters Association Hitter of the Week on March 9 as he batted .538 (7-for-13) in the Tigers’ four victories over Pepperdine and Brown with two triples, four RBI, five runs and a .588 on-base percentage … became the 11th player in LSU history to hit two triples in a single game on March 7 when he collected a pair of three-baggers versus Brown … tied LSU single-game record with four stolen bases vs. William & Mary on Feb. 28.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2009)
Played in 59 games (42 starts), starting 35 games in center field and seven games in left field … batted .300 (51-for-170) with 10 doubles, 12 homers, 41 RBI, 38 runs and nine steals … had three multi-homer games on the year … hit .429 (6-for-14) in the SEC Tournament with three doubles, one RBI and three runs … 3-for-5 with two doubles, one RBI and two runs in SEC Tournament championship game versus Vanderbilt (May 24) … tied LSU single-game records with three homers and five hits in win at Miss. State (May 16); was 5-for-6 with a career-best seven RBI in that contest … 2-for-4 with a homer and three RBI at South Caroilna (March 22) … 2-for-4 with two homers (including a grand slam) and five RBI versus Illinois (March 7) … 2-for-4 with two homers and three RBI versus Villanova (Feb. 21).

FRESHMAN SEASON (2008)
Played in 63 games (57 starts) as a true freshman … started 51 games in center field, five in right field and one in left field … ranked No. 2 in the SEC in triples (5), trailing only LSU teammate Ryan Schimpf (7) … batted .271 (58-for-214) on the year with 10 doubles, five triples, five homers, 26 RBI and 12 steals … hit .294 (30-for-102) in SEC regular-season games with four doubles, one triple, three homers, 10 RBI and four steals … magnificent defensive player who made several spectacular catches in center field, including two ESPN “Play of the Day” grabs during the super regional vs. UC Irvine … named to NCAA Baton Rouge Regional all-tournament team – .333 (3-for-9), 1 2B, 1 HR, 3 RBI … 4-for-14 in the SEC Tournament with two doubles, one RBI and three runs … had five doubles, three homers, 11 RBI, three steals and 20 runs during LSU’s 23-game streak from April 22-June 1 … batted .520 (13-for-25) during a seven-game stretch (March 25-April 2) with one double, three triples, one homer, four RBI and eight runs … launched first career collegiate homer — a solo shot — on March 30 at Florida in 6-3 LSU win.

HIGH SCHOOL
A talented three-sport athlete from Baker High School … a three-time first-team all-district player as a pitcher and infielder … named one of the top high school seniors in the Southeast Region by the Perfect Game scouting service … batted .452 with eight homers as a senior, .440 with five homers as a junior and .415 with 10 homers as a sophomore … coached by Jackie Mullins … also a four-year letterwinner in football as a quarterback, running back, wide receiver and defensive back … captain of the Baker High basketball team in 2007 as a shooting guard.

PERSONAL
Full name is Leon Renard Landry Jr. … parents are Leon Sr. and Jacqueline Landry … has three sisters, Litonia, Ashley and Sasha … credits his father with having the greatest influence upon his athletic career … majoring in sports administration at LSU … born September 20, 1989.

Landry’s LSU Career Highs
At-Bats: 6 five times; last vs. Alabama (4/18/10)
Hits: 5 at Mississippi State (5/16/09)
Runs Scored: 3 six times; last vs. Mississippi State (5/21/10)
Doubles: 2 vs. Vanderbilt (5/24/09)
Triples: 2 vs. Brown (3/7/10)
Home Runs: 3 at Mississippi State (5/16/09)
RBI: 7 at Mississippi State (5/16/09)

 

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