Student of Field Marshal Carippa (FMC) college and trained at Sports Authority of India (SAI), centre in Madikeri.
- In the Under -18 age group she was the lone player representing the state in Indian team that won the Bronze medal in the Asia cup. Eight nations took part in the U-18 tournament including China, Japan, Thailand, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia and Chinese Taipei.
- She was a goal scorer in u-18 Women’s Asia cup hockey tournament.
- She was the first woman to score a goal in Kulletira hockey festival in 2018
- Presently she is playing for Indian junior women’s hockey team U-23 six nations tournament in Belgium.
Leelavathi aspires to represent the senior Indian team in future and owes her success to the contribution from family members, trainers at School and SAI centre.