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Sam Hunter
Sam  Hunter

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ashland, Ky.

High School:
Paul Blazer HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 185

Position:
LHP

Birthdate:
08/08/1993


10/20/2015

COTTON: Waggoner’s Pantry Well-Stocked with Pitchers

Marshall returns nine pitchers from last season

10/17/2015

Offense Powers @HerdBaseball Saturday at WVU; Splits Two Game Series

Bird had four hits with two RBIs in the series

04/01/2015

Herd Routs Redhawks 16-3

Marshall downs Miami (OH) Wednesday

06/10/2014

Herd Sends Two to Cape Cod League; 13 Others in Summer League Baseball

Matt Reed and Matt Margaritonda will both spend the summer in the Cape Cod League

04/18/2014

Herd Continues Home Winning Streak

Marshall remains unbeaten at the Kennedy Center with a 7-2 win Friday

2015 (Junior): Appeared in 12 games, all in relief … threw 6.1 innings with six strikeouts … had a game high two strikeouts at Miami of Ohio (April 1) and Florida Atlantic (April 3) … pitched a season high 1.1 innings at FAU (April 3) … finished season with a 4.26 ERA. Allowing three earned runs on eight hits.

2014 (Sophomore): 
Appeared in 29 games for the Herd in 2014, tying for fifth in single-season pitching appearances with fellow hurler Kolin Stanley...picked up his first collegiate save on 4/4 versus Florida Atlantic... threw a season high two innings on 4/18 versus WVU Tech, fanning five...ended the season with 13 strikeouts in 11 innings pitched.

2013 (Freshman): Made 10 appearances (all in relief) as a true freshman...did not receive any decisions or log any saves despite keeping teams scoreless over his first six outings (4.2 innings)...struck out his first hitter looking against Radford (3/22)...struck out five more, including a trio against Eastern Kentucky (4/3) in his longest outing of 2.0 innings...allowed six hits (only one for extra bases) in 6.2 total innings.

High School: Won district championship in football and region championship with all-state selection in baseball at Paul G. Blazer High School.

Personal: Born July 8, 1993...son of Sam and Susan Hunter...has two siblings: Jordan and Alex...major is Sports Management/Marketing.