Sam Wallace
Sam Wallace
Height: 6-1
Weight: 155
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Appleton, Wis.
High School: Fox Valley Lutheran
Major: Secondary Education and History

2014 (Junior): Competed in 13 meets ... Helped the distance medley relay team to a school-record time of 10:59.09 and a third-place finish at the NACC Indoor Championships ... Part of the distance medley relay team that finished second with a time of 11:00.52 at the Warrior Invitational April 12 ... Part of the 4x400-meter relay team that placed fourth with a time of 3:42.06 at the Private College Championships April 26 ... Finished fifth in the 3,000 meters with a time of 9:21.21 February 22 at the Panther Tune-Up ... Named to the NACC All-Sportsmanship Team ... NACC Scholar-Athlete.

2013 (Sophomore): Competed in nine meets ... Finished eighth in the 5,000 meters April 20 at the St. Norbert Invitational with a time of 16:54.95 ... Ran the 1,500-meter run in a personal-best time of 4:27.25 April 27 at the Wisconsin Private College Championships ... NACC Scholar-Athlete.

2012 (Freshman): Competed in eight meets ... Ran the 5,000-meter run six times with a personal-best time coming at the Dr. Keeler Invitational May 10 (16:52.46) ... Finished in the top seven in two events (800- and 1500-meter run) April 29 at the Wisconsin Private College Championships ... NAC Scholar-Athlete.

High School: Coached by Peter Sehloff ... Ran a personal-best 5K time of 17:15 ... Team MVP in 2009 and 2010 ... Team captain in 2009 and 2010 ... Four-year letterwinner ... Also was a four-year letterwinner in track & field ... Placed 11th in the 800-meter run (1:59.85) at the 2011 WIAA Division 2 State Track & Field Championships ... Scored most points on the track & field team in 2011 ... Ran personal bests of 4:36 in the 1600-meter run and 52.4 in the 400-meter dash ... Team captain in 2010 and 2011.

Personal: Born September 28, 1992 ... Parents Ken and Sue ... Sister Nicole ... Majoring in secondary education and history ... Also competes in cross country at WLC.