Leighton Chamblee has been a Student Photographer for McNeese Athletics since April 20, 2019.


In his role, Chamblee assists in taking photos of all 14 varsity athletic programs. Chamblee also assists in the production of graphics for multiple athletic social media accounts. Chamblee has been picked up by the likes of ESPN, Bleacher Report, Yahoo Sports, among other highly networked sports media outlets from a video that was posted on his personal Twitter account that has since been viewed over one million times.


Chamblee has had his pictures featured on Sports Illustrated as well as the official NCAA Baseball and Softball accounts as well as the official NCAA account. He has won NCAA Softball Photo of the Week one time and was runner-up in NCAA Baseball Photo of the Week one time.


Chamblee, a native of Sulphur, LA, is a graduate of St. Louis Catholic High School in 2018 and is currently studying Sport and Wellness Managment and is set to graduate in 2022.