Hometown: Memphis, TNBefore coming to Samford, Sam attended St. George's Independent School and graduated as a scholar with distinction as a member of the 15 year club. He was a member of the National Honor Society and was an AP Scholar with Honor. Sam worked as a writer on The Lodge, the school’s state award winning newspaper, and was a member of the school’s competitive robotics team, winning design and judge’s awards at the state competition. In addition, Sam was a lawyer on the mock trial team and played soccer. In his free time, he is a member of his local model railroading group and actively participates with Young Life. While at Samford, Sam plans to study history and hopes to pursue a career in museum studies.