Sam Crawford
Sam  Crawford

Raleigh, N.C.

High School:
St. David's

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 216


Before Tech: Lettered for five years in baseball at St. David’s School for head coach David Simmons in Raleigh, N.C. ... Also lettered one year in cross country ... Was the team captain his senior season ... A two-time EPIC all-conference selection in 2017 and 2015 ... Was awarded the team MVP and Warrior Award his senior season ... Named the Rookie of the Year in 2013 ... Helped his team win the EPIC conference championship in 2015 as a sophomore ... Also lettered one year in cross country ... Played summer baseball for the Carolina Pirates in 2017, the Rawlings Prospects in 2015-16 and the Evoshield Canes South in 2013-14 ... A National Honor Society member ... Also played trombone in the school band for seven years ... Was a first-chair all-district honor band selection for the N.C. Central district.

Personal: Full name is Samuel Thomas Crawford ... Born on June 13, 1999 in Raleigh, N.C. ... Son of Tim and Sharon Crawford ... Great-grandfather, Pat Crawford, played professional baseball for the St. Louis Cardinals from 1929-34 ... Enjoys playing golf, racquetball and the trombone ... Chose Tech because it has one of the nation’s best Aerospace Engineering programs, loves its location in Atlanta and the chance for an amazing career after graduation ... Intends to major in aerospace engineering.