Sam Swenson 24
Sam Swenson

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Harrogate, England

High School:
Ashville College

Height:
5-8

Position:
GK


Prep... Graduated from Ashville College (2013) ... Played seven years for Ashville, serving as team captain for five seasons ...Also participated in netball, rounders and athletics.

Club/Junior Team... Played with Harrogate Hockey Club, including two years with the Ladies 1st XI team (2012-14) ... Twice named Harrogate's Player of the Season (2011, '13) ... Contributed to a 2014 North Challenge Event tournament win, earning Player of the Finals honors ... Harrogate Hockey Club allowed just 1.32 goals per game in 2013-14 North Hockey Women's League play ... Also played with the Pennine Pumas squad at the 2012 England Hockey Futures Cup.

National/International... Member of the England Under-21 team (2013-14) ... Also played with England's Under-18 squad (2012-13) ... Earned first international cap against Ireland ... Competed with Wakefield U18 for the 2012 indoor and outdoor national championships ... Contributed to runner-up honors in the indoor competition.

Personal... Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology ... Undeclared major ... Born on July 20, 1995 ... Daughter of Carl and Jan Swenson.