Sam Schaeffer
Sam Schaeffer
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Quakertown, Pa.
High School: Pennridge HS
Major: Marine Biology

As a Junior: Ran in six meets for the Spartans...Placed top five for the team four times including a fourth overall finish and top team finish at the Florida Runners 8k (9/28/18) with a time of 28:36.17...Top recorded 6k time in the Valdosta State 6k (8/31/18) with a 25:29.6 finish...Top recorded 8k time of 26:18 in the Georgia College 8k (10/20/18).

As a Sophomore: Received D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award...Ran in five meets for the Spartans...Opened season with 24th-place finish at Valdosta State...Placed 30th overall at Florida State...Competed at the Sunshine State Conference Championships, placing 48th with an 8K time of 28:45.67.

As a Freshman: Started the season at the Pre-Conference with a time of 31:00.43 in the 8k...Competed in the FSU Invite and finished the race in 32:16.1...Finished the season at the USF Invite with a time of 38:10.86.

High School: Attended Pennridge High School and graduated in 2016 and ran for Coach Permar and Coach Hosier…Varsity letter four years, captains award, 2nd team

Personal: Majoring in Marine biology…Son of Kate and Arthur, and has one sister, Meg…Born on December 15 in Birmingham, Ala.