#5 Sam Freedman
|Hometown||Bainbridge Island, Wash.||Weight||165|
|High School||Bainbridge HS||Position||Midfield|
|Club Team||Bainbridge FC||Major||Biochemistry, Biophysics |
and Molecular Biology
As a Junior (2010) - Scored in home-opening 2-2 tie with Warner Pacific on 9/11/10 ... Scored second goal in 2-0 win at George Fox on 9/17/10 ... Assisted on Forrest Epstein's first career goal in 5-0 win over Walla Walla University on 9/21/10 ... Scored lone goal in a 2-1 defeat at Linfield on 10/3/10 ... Six days later scored lone goal in 1-0 win at Whitworth -- Whitman's first win over Whitworth since November 4, 2000 ... Eight days after beating Whitworth scored with 12 seconds left in 1-0 victory at Pacific Lutheran ... Assisted on Cooper Crosby's game-winning goal against then-1st place Pacific with less than two minutes remaining in the second overtime on 10/23/10 ... Finished Jed Jacobson's cross for Whitman's fourth goal in a 5-2 win over George Fox on 10/24/10.
As a Sophomore (2009) - Played in 19 games, starting 13 ... Made first career start in Whitman's 2-2 season- opneing tie with NCAA Division II Northwest University on 9/4/09 ... Scored three goals and registered assist for total of seven points on season.
As a Freshman (2008) - Appeared in 12 games, registering an assist in 2-0 win over Pacific Lutheran on 9/27/08 ... Made collegiate debut on 9/6/08 in 0-0 tie at NAIA Division I College of Idaho.
Academics - Interested in attending graduate school in biochemistry .. Hopes to pursue research at biotech company.
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Personal - Son of Bart and Esme Freedman ... Has older brother and younger brother ... Father wrestled and mother played field hockey at Carleton College ... Enjoys backpacking, tennis and basketball.