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     Sam Sweeney
    Sam Sweeney

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Crystal Lake, Ill.

    High School:
    Prairie Ridge


    2006-2007: Had a solid first collegiate season for the Flames, accumulating an 11-6 record...played in the fifth and sixth singles slots throughout the season, aiding the team to dual meet wins against Green Bay and Wayne State...went 2-1 against conference foes...a strong doubles player at the No. 3 position...paired up with Sean Kreymborg for a four game win streak against Butler, Valparaiso, Wright State and Green Bay...ended the season with an 11-9 record.

    Prep/Personal: Lettered four years as Prairie Ridge's top tennis player...ranked as high as 29th in the U.S. Midwest Section...qualified for the Midwest Closed Outdoor Champsionships for three consecutive years...three-time All-Area First Team and All-Area Player of the Year selection...three-time All-State Second Team...guided Wolves to perfect 16-0 seasons as a junior and senior...led Prairie Ridge to a state tournament berth to go along with Fox Valley Conference and sectional titles during his senior campaign...helped the Wolves achieve the best state finish of any team in McHenry County with an 11th-place showing...led the team in singles wins during his final three seasons...finished his prep career with the most victories in school history (125) and became the school's first-ever All-State tennis selection...went 34-5 in singles as a junior and 37-5 as a senior...posted a 30-3 doubles record as a senior...perennial USTA junior tournament competitor...also played soccer and basketball for Prairie Ridge...born January 11, 1988...son of Jack and Kim Sweeney...undecided on a major.

    Singles Career Record

    Year Horizon League Overall
    2007-08 0-0 0-0
    2006-07 2-1 11-6
    Total 2-1 11-6

    Doubles Career Record

    Year Horizon League Overall
    2007-08 0-0 0-0
    2006-07 3-2 11-9
    Total 3-2 11-9