2 Sam Somers
Sam Somers

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Wilton, Conn.

High School:
Wilton

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 190

Position:
GK



04/17/2014

No. 16 Army Visits Colgate For Friday Night Showdown

Army Lacrosse Game Notes

04/09/2014

No. 18 Army Seeks Sixth-Straight Win Over Navy On CBSSN Saturday

Army Lacrosse Game Notes

04/05/2014

No. 18/20 Army Edges Boston University, 8-7

Black Knights Clinch Patriot League Tournament Berth

04/03/2014

Lacrosse Travels To Boston University Saturday

Army Lacrosse Game Notes

03/31/2014

Lacrosse Ranked In Both National Polls

Black Knights No. 18 In Coaches Poll, No. 20 On Media List

03/22/2014

Army vs. Lehigh Photo Gallery

March 22, 2014 | West Point, N.Y. | Michie Stadium

02/09/2014

Army vs. UMass Photo Gallery

Feb. 8, 2014 | West Point, N.Y. | Michie Stadium

2013: Won Army's starting goaltender job three games into the season ... finished the year with second team All-Patriot League honors ... closed the year ranked first in the nation with a 7.18 goals-against average and 10th nationally with.587 save percentage ... those marks also landed first and second in the Patriot League, respectively ... breakout collegiate game came in front of 3,600-plus fans at the Carrier Dome as he held then-No. 18 Syracuse (Feb. 24) to just six goals ... made a career-high 18 saves against the Orange for a .750 save percentage ... went on to anchor a Black Knights' defense that finished the season ranked third in the nation in scoring defense, surrendering 7.79 goals per game ... reached double-digit saves six times on the year, including the final three games of the season ... gave up double-digit goals just twice on the year ... tied for third on the team with 30 ground balls, including a career-high five in a 10-4 Patriot League win at Colgate (Mar. 31) ... added four caused turnovers on the year ... took home the team's Jack Rust Award as the top defensive player ... Patriot League Academic Honor Roll member.

2012: Logged more minutes than any other back-up goalkeeper on Army's roster ... played in four games and totaled 36:51 in the cage ... allowed five goals and made four saves on the year ... faced 15 shots and registered six ground balls ... drew action opposite Wagner (Feb. 15), Cornell (Mar. 3), Holy Cross (Apr. 21) and Johns Hopkins (May 5) ... did not surrender a goal against Holy Cross or Johns Hopkins.

Prior To West Point: First team All-America, first team all-state and first team All-FCIAC as a senior goalkeeper ... All-FCIAC honorable mention as a junior ... played under head coach John Wiseman at Wilton High School in Connecticut ... did not play varsity lacrosse until junior year ... varsity lacrosse Leadership Award winner ... garnered U.S. Army Scholar-Athlete Award ... earned one varsity letter in wrestling.

Personal: Samuel Richard Somers was born on Jan. 24, 1993, in Portland, Maine ... parents are Thomas Somers and Diane Dolak ... has an older stepbrother, Shayne ... played in a jazz band for six years ... enjoys playing pick-up basketball ... major is Art, Philosophy and Literature.

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