2008 All Star West
6’3″ 280 lbs
High School Coach: Jimmy Webb
High School, Class: Howell, A
College: Hillsdale College
ior football program. He played at Howell HS for three years as a varsity starter on the offensive and defensive lines. He was named first team All Conference his junior and senior years. In his senior year, he was voted 1st team All Metro North and 1st team All State.
As a credit to his hard work in school, he made the All Academic team all three years of varsity football. Sam also was on the track team his junior year and competed in the shot put and discus.
Sam will attend Hillsdale College on a football scholarship. Sam thank ed Coach Webb, Coach Root and other members of the coaching staff at Howell HS. He also gave, “Special thanks to my Grandparents, Sybil and Jack Prakken, for being such great sports fans, and to the rest of my family for their support both on and off the field.”
All Conference 1st Team, 06 & 07
All Metro North Lineman, Detroit Free Press, 2007
All State 1st Team, Detroit Free Press, 2007
All Academic Team, 05, 06 & 07