16 Sam Ives
16 - Sam Ives
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Franklin, Tenn.
High School: Centennial
Position: Midfielder

2015: Appeared in 16 games and started 13 contests…was named ORLC Defensive Player of the Week on April 20th…finished the season with 7 goals and 4 assists for a combined 11 points…scooped up 56 groundballs while going 109 of 177 from the face-off X for a winning percentage of 61.6%...finished 38th in the nation in face-off percentage…sits atop the Transy record books with 232 groundballs in his career and in groundballs per game…named First Team ORLC as a Face-off Specialist

2014: The Tennessee native appeared and started in all 14 games in his sophomore campaign ... finished the season with two goals and two assists…scooped up 56 groundballs…went 91 of 162 from the face-off X with a winning percentage of 56.2%.

2013: The freshman midfielder won 58.3 percent of his faceoff attempts going 133 of 228 from the face-off X…registered 120 groundballs on the season and is the most groundballs in a season in program history

High School: Four time letter winner at Independence High School in Franklin, Tenn…voted all-district, team MVP and served as team captain his senior season

Personal: Son of Renee and David…exercise science major