Leef playing in SPHL
Fort Wayne-native Jackson Leef has been signed by Peoria of the Single-A Southern Professional Hockey League.
Leef had 19 goals and 40 points this season with Westfield State and was selected the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Year. He was a finalist for the Joe Concannon Award that goes to American-born player in Division II or III in New England.
Leef is the son of former Komets star Ron Leef.