stop

Andrew

Samuels

AndrewSamuelsZoom

#13

Midfielder/Defender
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 150
Year: Senior
Hometown: Tampa, Fla.
High School: Tampa Preparatory School

Bio

As a Junior (2017): Appeared in 18 games with 15 starts, mainly at defensive midfield...Big Ten Sportsmanship Award honoree...after missing the Terps contest with Cal Poly (9/4) he played every minute of the season...made his first start of the season against No. 3 Indiana (9/8) after three appearances as a substitute to start the year...helped the Terps notch nine total shutouts and start the season 10-0-3. 

As a Sophomore (2016): Played in every match for the Terps, earning starts in 13 for a backline that matched a school-record with five consecutive shutouts (9/23-10/10)...Maryland posted an unbeaten regular season (16-0-2), posted a school-record 15-game winning streak and captured a third-straight Big Ten Tournament title.

As a Freshman (2015): Has appeared in all 16 games...contributed to a 0-0 tie against #4 Notre Dame (8/28...helped Maryland defeat #1 UCLA in a 2-1 victory (9/4)...contributed to 4-1 win over Wisconsin (9/27)....part of eight shutouts on the year including St. John's (8/30), Michigan (9/11), Navy (9/14), Michigan State (9/18), Villanova (10/5), Indiana (10/16) and #17 Washington (10/23).

Before Maryland: First Team All-State…played for Clearwater Chargers Development Academy U-18s…played for former Terrapin Doug Smith at Tampa Preparatory School…won two state championships in 2012 and 2013 with the Terrapins…three-time All-County selection.

Personal: Andrew Samuels was born on May 15, 1997….son of Yvonne Samuels…hobbies include fishing and boating…chose Maryland for the “beautiful campus, good academics and coaches and team”…undecided on major.

View Full Bio
Big Ten Tournament Hype
Big Ten Tournament Hype
VCU Hype Video