ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
43 - Sam Slaughter
Sam Slaughter
Height: 6-0
Weight: 190
Year: Senior
Hometown: Wilton, Conn.
High School: Wilton
Position: Defenseman
House Affiliation: Currier

2009 (Senior):
Team captain ... Selected to play in USILA North-South All-Star Game ... Earned NEILA All-New England first team status ... Honored on All-Ivy League second team ... Named to Academic All-Ivy League team for second time ... Selected to NEILA Senior Scholar-Athlete team ... Named to the NEILA All-New England Preseason team ... Started all 13 games ... Ranked third on the Crimson with 27 ground balls ... Collected four ground balls in victory at Duke (Feb. 22) ... Had a ground ball in win at Stony Brook (Feb. 28) ... Grabbed a ground ball against Massachusetts (March 7) ... Snared three ground balls in win against Hartford (March 13) ... Had two ground balls in victory over Penn (March 21) ... Collected a ground ball at Cornell (April 4) ... Picked up four ground balls and caused a turnover at Princeton (April 11) ... Grabbed two ground balls and caused a turnover against Brown (April 15) ... Snared two ground balls in win over Holy Cross (April 18) ... Caused two turnovers and picked up two ground balls against Yale (April 25) ... Had two ground balls and caused a turnover in win at Dartmouth (May 2).

2008 (Junior):
Named to All-Ivy League Second Team ... NEILA New England Second Team ... Academic All-Ivy League ... Played in all 14 games, starting 13 ... Scored a goal and collected a ground ball at Massachusetts (March 8) ... Collected five ground balls in season-opener at Siena (Feb. 23) ... Grabbed five ground balls against Cornell (April 5) ... Snared four ground balls at Brown (April 16) ... Had three ground balls at Hartford (March 11), at Duke (March 25) and at Holy Cross (April 19) ... Grabbed two ground balls in victory at Yale (April 26) ... Collected a ground ball vs. Princeton (April 12) and against Dartmouth (May 3).

2007 (Sophomore):
Appeared in all 12 games as a longstick midfielder ... Had a season-high three ground balls each in wins against Denver and Holy Cross ... Forced three turnovers in the win against Penn March 24 ... Had two ground balls in each of the first three games of the season.

2006 (Freshman):
Appeared in all 13 games as a freshman, playing primarily as a longstick midfielder ... Had an assist in the 10-6 win at Brown April 11 ... Also had a career-high three ground balls against the Bears ... Had one ground ball against Syracuse in the NCAA tournament.

Before Harvard:
Three-year letterwinner in lacrosse and soccer at Wilton HS ... Captained both teams as a senior ... Two-time lacrosse All-America selection .. Two-time all-conference and all-state pick in lacrosse ... MVP of the 2004 state championship tournament ... Led lacrosse team to the 2004 state title and helped the soccer team to a runner-up finish.

Career Statistics:

OFFENSE               GP    G    A  Pts Shots Shot%  SOG  SOG% GWG  UP  DN  GB  TO  CT Faceoff  Pct. Pen-PIM
2006................ 13 0 1 1 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0 0 11 2 8 0-0 .000 1-0.5
2007................ 12 0 0 0 0 .000 0 .000 0 0 0 16 5 8 0-0 .000 3-3.0
2008................ 14 1 0 1 5 .200 4 .800 0 0 0 30 8 9 0-0 .000 3-2.5
2009................ 13 0 0 0 2 .000 1 .500 0 0 0 27 5 5 0-0 .000 4-2.5
TOTAL............... 52 1 1 2 8 .125 6 .750 0 0 0 84 20 30 0-0 .000 11-8.5