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Sam Finfer


Bellevue, Wash.

Last College:
Bellevue College

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205




Finfer Named Semifinalist for the Gregg Olson Award

Award honors college baseball’s breakout player of the year


Finfer, Martin Earn All-Conference USA Honors

Sam Finfer selected to first team and Wade Martin named to the second team


Finfer named Co-Conference USA Hitter of the Week

Marshall travels to Ohio on Tuesday


@HerdBaseball Completes Sweep of WKU in Shutout Win

Will Ray pitched seven shutout innings with seven strikeouts


Pastrana’s Walk-off Single Leads @HerdBaseball over WKU

Starting pitcher Wade Martin had eight strikeouts


Marshall Baseball Senior Day

Marshall baseball senior day at Appalachian Power Park on May 20, 2017


Marshall vs. Kennesaw State

Photos from Marshall baseball at Kennesaw State on Feb. 20, 2017. Photos by Clyde Click.


Marshall vs. Georgia State

Photos from Marshall baseball's game at Georgia State on Feb. 17, 2017. Photos by Clyde Click.


Marshall vs Southern Miss

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


Marshall vs. Lehigh - Doubleheader

Photos from Marshall's doubleheader sweep over Lehigh on Sunday, March 6 at Kennedy Center Field in Huntington, W.Va.

2017 (Senior): Named to the All-Conference USA First Team … selected as a semifinalist for the Gregg Olson Award for Breakout Player of the Year … appeared in and started in 51 games ... used primarily as an outfielder, infielder and catcher … held a .338 batting average and led the team with a .410 on-base percentage … led Conference USA with a .692 slugging percentage … had a team-high 68 hits, 51 RBIs, 18 home runs and 17 doubles … second on the team for runs scored with 48 … his 18 homers rank tied for fifth-best in a single season in Herd history and ranked second in Conference USA … ranks in the top 10 of four different categories in Conference USA games only – home runs (2nd, 10), slugging percentage (3rd, .681), total bases (4th, 81) and doubles (6th, 11) … led the team with 19 multi-hit games, including a game-high four hits at Western Carolina (Feb. 25) and against FIU (April 21) … had a season-high seven RBIs at Western Carolina (Feb. 25) … recorded 11 multi-RBI games, featuring six games of four RBIs or more … scored a season-best four runs against FIU (April 21) … had multi-homer games against Western Carolina (Feb. 25-26) and Ohio (April 19) … held a season-high 12 game hit streak and also reached base safely in 12 straight games … stole eight bases, while only being caught once … walked 22 times … recorded two sacrifice flies … finished with 152 putouts, 49 assists and six errors for a .971 fielding percentage.

2016 (Junior):
Appeared in 49 games, starting 46 … used primarily as a catcher, designated hitter and pinch hitter … had 34 hits in 156 at-bats for a .218 batting average with a .385 on-base percentage … had a season high three hits twice against Florida A&M (Feb. 21) and Florida Atlantic (April 15) … recorded three RBIs against Florida A&M (Feb. 21), Southern Miss (March 18) and Eastern Kentucky (April 19) … had seven home runs, ranking third on the team … registered 17 consecutive games of reaching base safely … recorded eight multi-RBI games … stole four bases … had a .980 fielding percentage with 259 putouts and 37 assists … finished the season with 32 runs, 27 RBIs, four doubles and one triple.

Bellevue College (2015):
Started 36 games with eight doubles and three home runs, as well as 21 RBIs.

Seattle University (2014):
Played in 45 games, starting 33 … batted .248 with 13 runs, nine RBIs and drawing 18 walks.

High School:
Attended Interlake High School in Bellevue, Wash. … was the team MVP all four years … First Team All-League baseball his junior and senior year … led the team to its first state appearance in 25 years ... hit .486 in 2012 with 10 doubles, two home runs, 15 RBI, and 22 Runs … earned the Interlake Golden Spikes Award as the best offensive and defensive player on the team … named first team All-County … drafted in the 29th round of the 2013 MLB Entry Draft by the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Born on April 17, 1995… parents are Lee and Dana Finfer… has a sister Sarah… lettered in basketball for 3 years in high school… majoring in health science.