6 Sam Sasso
6 Sam Sasso
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Chandler, Ariz.
High School: Hamilton
Position: QB
Experience: 2L, 1P
gp 9
yds 2574
td 23
yds/g 286.0

Honors & Awards
• 2-year letterwinner

Career Highs
Pass attempts: 30 (at Illinois College, 9/10/16)
Pass completions: 11 (at Illinois College, 9/10/16; Neb. Wesleyan, 10/29/16)
Pass yards: 154 (at Illinois College, 9/10/16)
Pass touchdowns: 1 (four times)
Long pass: 37 (Coe, 11/12/16)

2016 | junior
Shared time under center with Caleb Frye, appearing in eight games ... completed 33 of 75 passes for 401 yards, four TDs and two INTs ... posted a quarterback efficiency of 101.18 ... rushed 11 times for 18 yards ... went 11-for-30 for 154 yards and one TD in the win at Illinois College (9/10) ... went 11-for-22 for 121 yards and one TD against Nebraska Wesleyan.

2015 | sophomore
Appeared in three varsity games in a relief role ... saw time against Wis.-River Falls (9/5), at Illinois Wesleyan (9/19) and against Elmhurst (9/26) ... went 8-for-17 for 120 yards with one TD and one INT ... lone TD pass was a 63-yarder in the win over Wis.-River Falls ... went 5-for-6 for 41 yards against Elmhurst ... rushed three times for minus-4 yards. 

2014 | freshman
Did not appear in a varsity game. 

High School
A 2014 graduate of Hamilton High School ... coached by Steve Belles ... named second team all-conference senior year ... won state championship as a junior and freshman ... also a part of DECA.  

Personal
Born Jan. 21, 1996 ... son of Steve and Susie ... has a brother, Stephen and a sister, Shayna ... majoring in management and accounting.

Recent Games
Sep 30 Central (Iowa) L, 35-17
Oct 7 at Loras W, 31-21
Oct 14 Luther W, 38-17
Oct 21 at Dubuque L, 28-27
Oct 28 Buena Vista W, 49-21
Nov 4 at Neb. Wesleyan L, 45-38
Statistics category Overall Conf
Completions 214 162
Attempts 350 264
Completion % 61.1% 61.4%
Yards 2574 2067
Yards per game 286.0 295.3
Yards per attempt 7.4 7.8
Touchdowns 23 19
Interceptions 13 11
Sacks 13 10
Yards lost 85 64
Pass Efficiency 137.2 142.5
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 2 Wis.-Stout L, 17-0 25 49 51.0% 259 5.3 0 1 2 13
Sep 9 Illinois Col. W, 45-13 27 37 73.0% 248 6.7 4 1 1 8
Sep 16 Wartburg L, 40-31 28 53 52.8% 362 6.8 4 1 3 21
Sep 23 at Coe W, 38-33 27 37 73.0% 340 9.2 4 1 1 8
Sep 30 Central (Iowa) L, 35-17 21 42 50.0% 213 5.1 1 2 2 9
Oct 7 at Loras W, 31-21 11 14 78.6% 145 10.4 0 0 2 10
Oct 14 Luther W, 38-17 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Dubuque L, 28-27 33 47 70.2% 334 7.1 2 4 1 6
Oct 28 Buena Vista W, 49-21 20 28 71.4% 319 11.4 5 1 1 10
Nov 4 at Neb. Wesleyan L, 45-38 22 43 51.2% 354 8.2 3 2 0 0
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 2 Wis.-Stout L, 17-0 5 -4 -0.8 7 0 - -
Sep 9 Illinois Col. W, 45-13 3 -4 -1.3 2 0 - -
Sep 16 Wartburg L, 40-31 4 -13 -3.3 8 0 - -
Sep 23 at Coe W, 38-33 4 6 1.5 9 0 - -
Sep 30 Central (Iowa) L, 35-17 4 -9 -2.3 1 1 - -
Oct 7 at Loras W, 31-21 7 22 3.1 12 1 - -
Oct 14 Luther W, 38-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Dubuque L, 28-27 1 -6 -6.0 0 0 - -
Oct 28 Buena Vista W, 49-21 1 -10 -10.0 0 0 - -
Nov 4 at Neb. Wesleyan L, 45-38 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 2 Wis.-Stout L, 17-0 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Illinois Col. W, 45-13 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Wartburg L, 40-31 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Coe W, 38-33 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Central (Iowa) L, 35-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Loras W, 31-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Luther W, 38-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Dubuque L, 28-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Buena Vista W, 49-21 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Neb. Wesleyan L, 45-38 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 2 Wis.-Stout L, 17-0 - - - - - 0
Sep 9 Illinois Col. W, 45-13 - - - - - 0
Sep 16 Wartburg L, 40-31 - - - - - 0
Sep 23 at Coe W, 38-33 - - - - - 0
Sep 30 Central (Iowa) L, 35-17 - - - - - 0
Oct 7 at Loras W, 31-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 14 Luther W, 38-17 - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Dubuque L, 28-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 28 Buena Vista W, 49-21 - - - - - 0
Nov 4 at Neb. Wesleyan L, 45-38 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 2 Wis.-Stout L, 17-0 1 14 14.0 14 0 0 0 0
Sep 9 Illinois Col. W, 45-13 - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Wartburg L, 40-31 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Coe W, 38-33 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Central (Iowa) L, 35-17 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Loras W, 31-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Luther W, 38-17 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Dubuque L, 28-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Buena Vista W, 49-21 - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Neb. Wesleyan L, 45-38 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 2 Wis.-Stout L, 17-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Illinois Col. W, 45-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Wartburg L, 40-31 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Coe W, 38-33 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Central (Iowa) L, 35-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Loras W, 31-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Luther W, 38-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Dubuque L, 28-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Buena Vista W, 49-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Neb. Wesleyan L, 45-38 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 2 Wis.-Stout L, 17-0 1 -4 - - - -4
Sep 9 Illinois Col. W, 45-13 1 -4 - - - -4
Sep 16 Wartburg L, 40-31 1 -13 - - - -13
Sep 23 at Coe W, 38-33 1 6 - - - 6
Sep 30 Central (Iowa) L, 35-17 1 -9 - - - -9
Oct 7 at Loras W, 31-21 1 22 - - - 22
Oct 14 Luther W, 38-17 - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Dubuque L, 28-27 1 -6 - - - -6
Oct 28 Buena Vista W, 49-21 1 -10 - - - -10
Nov 4 at Neb. Wesleyan L, 45-38 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 2 Wis.-Stout L, 17-0 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 9 Illinois Col. W, 45-13 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 16 Wartburg L, 40-31 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 23 at Coe W, 38-33 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 30 Central (Iowa) L, 35-17 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 7 at Loras W, 31-21 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 14 Luther W, 38-17 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Dubuque L, 28-27 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 28 Buena Vista W, 49-21 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 4 at Neb. Wesleyan L, 45-38 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 2 Wis.-Stout L, 17-0 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Illinois Col. W, 45-13 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Wartburg L, 40-31 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Coe W, 38-33 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Central (Iowa) L, 35-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Loras W, 31-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Luther W, 38-17 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Dubuque L, 28-27 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Buena Vista W, 49-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Neb. Wesleyan L, 45-38 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 3 8 17 47.1% 120 40.0 7.1 1 1 63 114.0
2016-17 8 33 75 44.0% 401 50.1 5.3 4 2 37 101.2
2017-18 9 214 350 61.1% 2574 286.0 7.4 23 13 68 137.2
Total 20 255 442 57.7% 3095 154.8 7.0 28 16 68 130.2
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2014-15 - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 3 3 -4 -1.3 -1.3 0 2 - -
2016-17 8 11 18 2.3 1.6 0 20 2 2
2017-18 9 29 -18 -2.0 -0.6 2 12 - -
Total 20 43 -4 -0.2 -0.1 2 20 2 2
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2014-15 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 3 - - - - - - -
2016-17 8 - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 - - - - - - -
Total 20 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2014-15 - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 3 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 8 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - 0
Total 20 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2014-15 - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 3 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 8 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 1 14 14.0 14 0 0 0 0
Total 20 1 14 14.0 14 0 0 0 0
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2014-15 - - - - - 0 -
2015-16 3 -4 - - - -4 -1.3
2016-17 8 18 - - - 18 2.3
2017-18 9 -18 - - - -18 -2.0
Total 20 -4 - - - -4 -.2
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2014-15 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 12 1.3 2 - - - - - - - - 0
Total 12 0.6 2 - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2014-15 - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 20 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 9 214 350 61.1% 2574 286.0 7.4 23 13 68 137.2
Conference 7 162 264 61.4% 2067 295.3 7.8 19 11 68 142.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 121 209 57.9% 1401 280.2 6.7 14 6 43 130.6
Away 4 93 141 66.0% 1173 293.3 8.3 9 7 68 147.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 4 85 116 73.3% 1052 263.0 9.1 13 3 68 181.3
Losses 5 129 234 55.1% 1522 304.4 6.5 10 10 54 115.3
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September 5 128 218 58.7% 1422 284.4 6.5 13 6 68 127.7
October 3 64 89 71.9% 798 266.0 9.0 7 5 43 161.9
November 1 22 43 51.2% 354 354.0 8.2 3 2 54 134.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 9 29 -18 -2.0 -0.6 2 12 - -
Conference 7 21 -10 -1.4 -0.5 2 12 - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 17 -40 -8.0 -2.4 1 8 - -
Away 4 12 22 5.5 1.8 1 12 - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 15 14 3.5 0.9 1 12 - -
Losses 5 14 -32 -6.4 -2.3 1 8 - -
-
September 5 20 -24 -4.8 -1.2 1 9 - -
October 3 9 6 2.0 0.7 1 12 - -
November 1 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 9 - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - -
November 1 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 9 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 4 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 5 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 5 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 1 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 9 1 14 14.0 14 0 0 0 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 1 14 14.0 14 0 0 0 0
Away 4 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 1 14 14.0 14 0 0 0 0
-
September 5 1 14 14.0 14 0 0 0 0
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 1 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 9 -18 - - - -18 -2.0
Conference 7 -10 - - - -10 -1.4
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 -40 - - - -40 -8.0
Away 4 22 - - - 22 5.5
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 4 14 - - - 14 3.5
Losses 5 -32 - - - -32 -6.4
-
September 5 -24 - - - -24 -4.8
October 3 6 - - - 6 2.0
November 1 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 12 1.3 2 - - - - - - - - 0
Conference 12 1.7 2 - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 6 1.2 1 - - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 1.5 1 - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 6 1.5 1 - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 6 1.2 1 - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 6 1.2 1 - - - - - - - - 0
October 6 2.0 1 - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 9 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 1 0 1.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 1 0 1.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 5 1 0 1.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -