#24

Sam Hackenbracht

C/UTL

Player profile

  • Year Sophomore
  • Hometown Massillon, Ohio
  • Last School Massillon Washington
  • Position Catcher/Utility
  • Height 5-6
  • B/T R/R

CAREER HONORS
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2020)

AS A FRESHMAN (2020)
• Played in 11 games, including three starts
• Paced the rookies with a .417 batting average
• Had six RBI, five hits, four runs and two home runs
• Recorded 1.000 slugging and fielding percentages
• Scored one run against UCSB (2/21) and Pacific (2/22) as a pinch runner
• Came in as a pinch hitter facing two outs and hit a solo home run, the first of her career, versus Wright State (3/7)
• Connected on a solo dinger against Oregon State (3/8)
• Tallied a career-high four RBI versus Lehigh with a single, double and bases-loaded walk (3/9)

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• 2019 Johnny Bench National High School Catcher Award recipient
• First team All-Stark County honoree every year
• Three-time first team All-District
• Earned All-Ohio laurels three times
• Broke the school record for home runs with 10 as a freshman
• Snapped her own home run record as a junior with 14 dingers
• Finished her career with a .520 batting average, 136 RBI, 42 home runs and a 1.105 slugging percentage
• Spent her club ball career with the Ohio Emeralds

PERSONAL
• Daughter of Dan and Heather Hackenbracht
• Has a brother, Tyler
• Father played football at Michigan State