19 - Sammy Yates
Sammy Yates
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ridgewood, N.J.
High School: Ridgewood
Position: M
gp 16
p 16
g 12
a 4

2014: Two-time letterwinner … will compete for playing time at midfield.

2013: Made an appearance in three games as a sophomore before suffering a season-ending back injury … registered three groundballs and five draw controls … picked up three groundballs and won four draw controls in a 15-5 loss to Salisbury (3/9).

2012: Saw action in 17 games with 14 starts during her rookie season … registered 14 points on 12 goals and two assists, while tallying 25 draw controls, 16 ground balls and seven caused turnovers … her draw control count finished third on the team … notched two goals, one assist and two draw controls in a 16-5 win over Virginia Wesleyan (3/31) … registered one goals and three ground balls and won four draw controls in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at Mary Washington (5/9) … scored a pair of goals in victories over Lynchburg (4/14) and Guilford (4/18).

High School: Earned three letters in lacrosse and two in soccer at Ridgewood High School ... member of the two-time Tournament of Champions NJ state championship team (2010 and 2011) ... three-time North Group sectional champions (2009-2011) ... 2011 US Lacrosse Academic All-American ... Ridgewood Lacrosse Association Player of the Year as a senior.

Personal: Father, Doug, played football at the University of Delaware … W&L Scholar-Athlete and ODAC All-Academic … spent the summer as an intern at FOX News in New York City ... studied abroad in Prague, Czech Republic during the fall semester ... journalism and mass communications major.

Recent Games
Mar 29 at Virginia Wesleyan W, 14-4
Apr 2 at Randolph-Macon W, 13-8
Apr 12 Guilford W, 19-13
Apr 15 Sweet Briar W, 20-4
Apr 17 at Hollins W, 20-0
Apr 19 at Bridgewater W, 16-9
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 10
Points 16 12
Goals 12 9
Assists 4 3
Shots 21 16
Shooting percentage 57.1 56.2
Shots on goal 18 14
Shots on goal percentage 85.7 87.5
Free position goals-shots 3-3 1-1
Ground balls 17 13
Draw controls 9 8
Turnovers 13 6
Caused turnovers 10 8
Fouls 3 2
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 16 Christopher Newport W, 12-11 1 0 1 0-0 1 0 1 1 1 100.0 1 100.0
Feb 19 at St. Mary's (Md.) W, 16-6 0 1 1 0-0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 -
Feb 22 Mary Washington W, 12-5 0 0 0 0-0 2 0 2 1 0 - 0 -
Feb 26 at Randolph W, 19-1 0 1 1 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Mar 1 vs. Franklin & Marshall L, 12-4 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 8 at Salisbury L, 11-9 1 0 1 1-1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 1 50.0
Mar 15 Lynchburg W, 12-6 3 0 3 0-0 1 0 0 1 3 100.0 3 100.0
Mar 19 Shenandoah W, 14-4 2 1 3 0-0 1 0 1 0 3 66.7 2 66.7
Mar 22 Catholic W, 12-9 1 0 1 1-1 0 0 3 0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Mar 26 Roanoke W, 11-9 0 0 0 0-0 2 2 0 1 0 - 0 -
Mar 29 at Virginia Wesleyan W, 14-4 0 0 0 0-0 2 0 1 2 0 - 0 -
Apr 2 at Randolph-Macon W, 13-8 2 0 2 1-1 1 2 1 0 2 100.0 2 100.0
Apr 12 Guilford W, 19-13 1 0 1 0-0 2 1 0 2 2 50.0 2 100.0
Apr 15 Sweet Briar W, 20-4 0 0 0 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Apr 17 at Hollins W, 20-0 0 1 1 0-0 2 1 1 2 2 0.0 2 100.0
Apr 19 at Bridgewater W, 16-9 1 0 1 0-0 1 1 0 0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Apr 26 Winner Game 1   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2011-12 17 14 12 2 14 2-3 16 25 27 7 31 38.7 26 83.9
2012-13 3 - 0 0 0 0-0 3 5 4 0 0 - 0 -
2013-14 16 12 12 4 16 3-3 17 9 13 10 21 57.1 18 85.7
Total 36 26 24 6 30 5-6 36 39 44 17 52 46.2 44 84.6
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 16 12 12 4 16 3-3 17 9 13 10 21 57.1 18 85.7
Conference 10 8 9 3 12 1-1 13 8 6 8 16 56.2 14 87.5
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -

Home 8 6 8 1 9 1-1 10 4 9 6 12 66.7 10 83.3
Away 7 6 4 3 7 2-2 7 5 3 4 9 44.4 8 88.9
Neutral 1 - 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 0 0 - 0 -

Wins 14 11 11 4 15 2-2 17 9 12 10 19 57.9 17 89.5
Losses 2 1 1 0 1 1-1 0 0 1 0 2 50.0 1 50.0

January - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
February 4 3 1 2 3 0-0 4 1 3 2 2 50.0 2 100.0
March 7 5 7 1 8 2-2 6 2 6 4 10 70.0 8 80.0
April 5 4 4 1 5 1-1 7 6 4 4 9 44.4 8 88.9
May - - - - - - - - - - - - - -