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Ohio State Career Honors: NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad (2014) … OSU Scholar-Athlete (2014).
2014 (Freshman Season): Fifth leading scorer with five goals and two assists (12 points) … scored a goal in three straight games between Oct. 12 and Oct. 19 … netted two goals in a 3-2 win over Ball State (9/14) … took 34 shots, including a season high six against No. 3 Virginia (10/5) and No. 12 Iowa (10/19) … assisted on goals vs. Rutgers (10/10) and No. 3 Virginia (10/5) … started all 18 game … had at least one point in five straight games (10/5-10/19) … OSU Scholar-Athlete and member of the NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad.
Prior to Ohio State: The top goal scorer in the National (English) Schools Under-18 competition the last two years ... in 2011, her team won the National School's U18 competition ... starter for the England U16 team ... has earned 10 international caps ... played for nine years on the Teddington club team and competed each year in the National Clubs U18 competition ... was Teddington's leading scorer in 2013 ... her mother, Fenella, was co-captain of the England U18 team.
Personal: Daughter of Steve and Fanalla Sams ... has two older siblings, Laura and George ... intends to major in math and psychology ... would like to go traveling and play senior international field hockey and a represent a club at a national league level following graduation .... hobbies include tennis, going out in London, ice skating, rock climbing and skiing ... greatest sports thrills include paragliding down the Swiss Alpes and winning the National Schools competition in 2011 ... grandfather played rugby at Leister Rugby Club.
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