Leroy was born in Kenya and raised in Marion, Iowa. Through his drive and hard work, Leroy had a successful youth soccer experience. He won a state championship for both his club and high school soccer team. Leroy won Gatorade Iowa Player of the Year, Des Moines Register Player of the Year, and is an All-American. Currently, Leroy still holds all goal-scoring records at his former high school; Linn Mar. He received All-State and All-Conference awards during his 3 seasons playing for the Lions.
Leroy then went to play for Sporting Kansas City Academy his senior year, where he signed an academy contract. After gaining experience and exposure from Sporting Kansas City, he continued his soccer career collegiately at the Division 1 level at Drake University. Starting every game in his 4 years, he received All-tournament, All-Conference, and All-Region awards.
After leading the Bulldogs in goals in 3 years and graduating with a major in Data Analytics, Leroy was selected by Nashville SC in the 2021 MLS Draft. Leroy’s passion for translating his knowledge and skills to the next generation comes from his desire to see individuals attain the experiences he had as well as reach the expectations a player has for themselves.