Sam Sweet
 Sam Sweet
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Sandy, Utah

High School:
Hillcrest HS

Height:
5-6

Position:
L Sprints

Birthdate:
06/29/1994

Experience:
2V


05/17/2014

UVU men take second, women third at WAC Outdoor Championships

Junior Michael McPherson led the way as was named the Male Outstanding Field Performer as well as the High Point Award winner (30 points).

05/01/2014

Norris leads UVU track at BYU Cougar Invite

The sophomore distance runner not only broke the school record in the 1-mile run but also qualified for the NCAA's in the 1500.

04/26/2014

Wolverines shine at BYU despite wet weather

Junior Michael McPherson took second in the 200m and the long jump while senior Ali Shields third in both the triple jump and 100m hurdles and fourth in the long jump.

04/19/2014

Track concludes busy weekend at Long Beach State, Utah State on Saturday

Ali Shields and Logan Rusch both posted top-20 finishes for UVU on the day at the Beach Invite.

04/19/2014

Wolverines excel at Mt. SAC and Azusa Pacific on Friday

At Utah Valley ...
SOPHOMORE ~ (2014): (INDOOR) Named First Team All-WAC after taking third in the 400m dash at the WAC Indoor Championships with a time of 56.58 ... also placed sixth in the 4x400m relay at the WAC Championships with a time of 3:52.02 ... won the 60m dash at the Mountain States Games (8.13), and placed second in the 400 at the Boise State Challenge (56.99), the Snake River Collegiate (57.84) and the Jackson's Open and Multis (58.90) ... (OUTDOOR) Named All-WAC after placing third in the 4x400m relay (3:47.26) and fourth in the 400 at the WAC Outdoor Championships with a time of 55.78 ... won the 400 at the BYU Robison Invitational (57.35) and the UNLV Classic (57.01) ... posted personal records in the 100 (12.53), 200 (25.20) and 400 (55.78) on the season.

FRESHMAN ~ (2013): (INDOOR) Placed second in the 4x400m relay (3:54.51), fourth in the 400m (59.12) and 14th in the 200m (26.62) at the GWC Indoor Championships ... took third in the 4x400m relay at the Bronco Classic with a time of 3:56.34 and eighth in the 200m at the Wildcat Indoor with a time of 26.59 ... (OUTDOOR) finished in ninth place in the 400m at the SDSU Aztec Invitational with a time of 58.44 and 10th in the 4x400m relay (3:49.38) ... the 58.44 in the 400 was a personal record.

Before Utah Valley ...
Was the sprint team captain...Placed second in state in the 100m, 200m, 400m and 4 x 100m...Team MVP...First team all state.

Personal ...
Daughter of Kristin and Rod Sweet...Also played soccer...Graduated from Hillcrest HS in 2012 with a 2.9 GPA...Also recruited by SUU, Utah, Trinidad College, Western Colorado College...Is double-jointed in both elbows.