Sammy

Gjeltema

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Defender
Height: 5'3"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Stow, Mass.
High School: Nashoba Regional

Bio

2016 (Junior)

  • Appeared in 18 games for the Crusaders at defense while making 10 starts
  • Part of a defense that ranked third in the Patriot League with 2.05 goals allowed per game

2015 (Sophomore)

  • Appeared in 16 games at defense
  • Part of defense that surrendered the least amount of goals (45) since 2008

2014 (Freshman)

  • Played in one game at defense
  • Made first collegiate appearance at Boston University (10/17)

High School

  • Played four years of varsity field hockey under head coach Jaime Mariani at Nashoba Regional High School
  • Was team captain as a senior
  • Squad won Mid Wach B conference championship in 2012 and 2013
  • Team was ranked No. 1 in Central Mass. during 2012 season
  • Earned Mid Wach B Most Valuable Player in 2013
  • Named to Central Mass. All-Star team as a junior and senior
  • Named a Telegram & Gazette Super Team selection in 2013
  • Compiled 22 goals and 16 assists in 77 games played in career
  • Also selected to Best of 60 Massachusetts All-Star team in 2013
  • Won Mass. State Field Hockey Coaches Association Senior Academic All-Star Award as a senior
  • Also played on Worcester County United Field Hockey Academy club team
  • Squad won three regional club championships in 2012
  • Played three seasons of lacrosse at Nashoba
  • Member of National Honor Society
  • Earned high honors all four years

Personal

  • Daughter of Paul and Carol Ann Gjeltema
  • Has four brothers (P.J., Zachary, Jonny and Jesse)
  • Brother P.J. plays club baseball at Princeton
  • Majoring in Computer Science
Season GP-GS Goals Assists Points Shots Shot% SOG SOG% GW PK-Att DSave
2014 1-0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 .000 0 0-0 0
2015 16-0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 .000 0 0-0 0
TOTAL 17-0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 .000 0 0-0 0
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