Sam Rossi
Sam Rossi
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fairfield, Conn.
High School: Fairfield Ludlowe

Athletic Honors

  • 2019 Captain

Academic Honors

  • 2018-19 D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award
  • Spring 2019 NE10 Academic Honor Roll
  • Fall 2018 NE10 Academic Honor Roll
  • 2017-18 D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award
  • Spring 2018 NE10 Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Fall 2017 NE10 Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Spring 2017 NE10 Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Fall 2016 NE10 Commissioner's Honor Roll

As a Junior

  • Appeared in six races
  • Best 5K: 22:02.48 at James Earley Invitational on Oct. 6
  • Best 6K: 26:17.3 at NE10 Championship on Nov. 4
  • High placement: 20th at Vermont Intercollegiate Championship (25:34.1 5K) on Sept. 29

As a Sophomore

  • Appeared in six races
  • Best 5K time: 21:39 at James Earley Invitational (sub-varsity) on Oct. 7
  • Best 6K time: 26:12 at NE10 Championship on Oct. 22
  • High placement: 31st at Aldrich Invitational (23:17 5K) on Sept. 16

As a Freshman

  • Appeared in five races
  • Best 5K time: 21:37 at NCAA East Regional Championship Preview Meet on Sept. 17
  • Best 6K time: 26:58 at James Earley Invitational on Oct. 8
  • High placement: 14th at Shacklette Invitational (21:47 5K) on Sept. 4

High School: Competed in varsity outdoor track & field four years, varsity cross country three years and indoor track & field for one season at Fairfield Ludlowe High School ... earned FCIAC Scholar Athlete Award as a senior ... indoor and outdoor track & field captain as a senior ... earned Most Improved Award in indoor track & field and Coaches Award in outdoor track & field as a senior.

Personal: Samantha Grace Rossi ... daughter of Matthew and Barbara Rossi ... majoring in psychology, and minoring in business ... Dean's List student ... enrolled in Honors Program ... involved with Middle School Mentors program ... campus tour guide ... inducted into Chi Alpha Sigma (college athlete) and Psi Chi (psychology) honor societies ... father was member of swimming & diving team at the University of Connecticut ... cousin Ian is member of track & field team at U.S. Naval Academy.