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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


05/28/2016

@HerdBaseball Falls Short in C-USA Semifinals to Southern Miss

Aaron Bossi hit his seventh RBI of the tournament

05/28/2016

@HerdBaseball Survives Against FIU; Advances to C-USA Semifinals

Senior Aaron Bossi was 3-for-5 with 3 RBIs

05/27/2016

Grand Slam Lifts No. 20 Southern Miss Past @HerdBaseball, 9-3

Tyler Ratliff knocked his 11th home run of the season

05/18/2016

@HerdBaseball Wraps up Regular Season Against Old Dominion

Marshall has won nine straight Conference USA games

05/17/2016

@HerdBaseball Falls to Wake Forest in Fog Shortened Game

Game called in the bottom of the seventh

05/28/2016

Marshall vs Southern Miss

Photos from Marshall's Conference USA Tournament semifinal game against Southern Miss

05/21/2016

Marshall vs. Old Dominion - Senior Day

Senior Day photos from Marshall baseball's game against Old Dominion. Photos shot by Lexi Browning.

02/21/2016

Marshall at Florida A&M (2/20/16)

Photos from Marshall baseball game at Florida A&M on Feb. 20 at Moore-Kittles Field

2016 (Senior): Appeared in 19 games, all in relief … had a 2-1 record through 18.1 innings with 18 strikeouts … recorded a season-high three strikeouts against Eastern Kentucky (March 22) … pitched a season high 2.2 innings against Florida Atlantic (April 16) … had the game-winning run at Florida A&M (Feb. 21) after earning his first career hit … tossed two innings through three appearances in the Conference USA Tournament … finished the season with a 5.89 ERA.

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.