9 Sam Nolan
9 Sam Nolan
Height: 5-7
Year: R-So.
Hometown: Fallston, Md.
High School: Fallston
Position: A
gp 16
p 38
g 22
a 16

2015: Returned from injury to have a breakout season, leading the squad in assists (16), while adding 22 goals to tie for first on the team in points (38)… Ranked eighth in the league in assists per game (1.00)… Started in 13 of her 16 appearances… Made her return to the field in the season opener against Temple, tallying one goal and three assists… Gathered a season-best three ground balls and added one goal and one assists versus La Salle… Made her return to the starting lineup after coming off the bench in three straight games versus Drexel… Exploded for a career-best seven points on five goals and two assists versus the Dragons… Averaged 3.83 points per game over a six game span, including three games with a hat trick… Registered a point in each of the last 11 games of the season… Netted three of her five shots versus Binghamton… Recorded six points versus New Hampshire, tallying two goals and a career-best four assists… Connected on both her shots versus UMass Lowell and chipped in a helper... Named to the America East Honor Roll.

2014: Appeared and started in the first four games of the season, before suffering a season-ending injury… Tallied a goal and two assists versus American… Registered a pair of goal against La Salle.

2013: Appeared in 12 contests during her rookie campaign… Made eight starts including her debut against American in the season-opener… Led all UMBC freshmen with nine goals on the season and added an assist for 10 points on the year… Placed 19 of her 24 shots on goal… Picked up two ground balls and controlled a draw versus California… Scored in three straight games, starting with a pair of goals versus Towson… Connected on her only free position shot of the season and added a draw control against top-ranked Maryland… Matched her longest scoring streak of the season by scoring a goal in consecutive games versus Binghamton, Stony Brook and Albany… Scored in back-to-back games to close out the season.

BACKGROUND: A part of the state championship Fallston High School women’s lacrosse team… An Under Armour All-American her junior season… Named a National Brine All-American… A two-time First Team All-County and All-Conference player (2011-12)… A three-year member of the Cougars’ field hockey team, where she earned All-Conference Second Team honors as a senior… Played for the North East Maryland Select Lacrosse Club (NEMS) where she won a national championship… Played on the NEMS team with current Retriever teammate Paulina Christ… Honor roll student as a freshman and sophomore… A Scholar-Athlete who offered her assistance in peer tutoring… A member of the Spanish Club, the Future Business Leaders of America and the Fellow Christian Athletes… Daughter of Patricia and David Nolan… Brother is Brenden… Born Aug. 18, 1994… Major is sociology.

CAREER STATISTICS

YearGP-GSGAPts.SHPct.GWFPG-FPSGBDCTOCT
201312-8911024.37501-22480
20144-43257.42900-01130
201516-1322163845.48913-9151224
Career32-2534195376.44714-11186334
Recent Games
Apr 4 at New Hampshire W, 15-6
Apr 7 Towson L, 11-6
Apr 11 UMass Lowell W, 19-2
Apr 17 Stony Brook L, 13-7
Apr 25 at Albany L, 20-5
May 1 at Stony Brook L, 16-5
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 6
Points 38 17
Goals 22 10
Assists 16 7
Shots 45 19
Shooting percentage 48.9 52.6
Shots on goal 32 13
Shots on goal percentage 71.1 68.4
Free position goals-shots 3-9 2-3
Ground balls 15 4
Draw controls 1 0
Turnovers 22 8
Caused turnovers 4 2
Fouls 17 6
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 11 at Temple L, 10-9 1 3 4 0-1 1 0 2 1 2 50.0 1 50.0
Feb 14 La Salle L, 10-9 1 1 2 0-0 3 0 0 0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Feb 21 Mount St. Mary's W, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Towson   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at American W, 9-5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Feb 28 at High Point W, 7-5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 4 at Maryland L, 14-7 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Mar 11 Drexel W, 17-10 5 2 7 1-2 1 0 1 0 8 62.5 6 75.0
Mar 14 Manhattan W, 12-11 2 0 2 0-0 2 0 2 1 3 66.7 3 100.0
Mar 21 Binghamton W, 13-12 3 0 3 0-0 1 0 2 0 5 60.0 3 60.0
Mar 28 at Vermont L, 11-10 1 1 2 0-0 1 0 2 1 1 100.0 1 100.0
Apr 1 Johns Hopkins L, 12-6 3 0 3 0-1 1 0 3 0 7 42.9 3 42.9
Apr 4 at New Hampshire W, 15-6 2 4 6 1-1 0 0 0 0 4 50.0 3 75.0
Apr 7 Towson L, 11-6 0 2 2 0-0 2 1 4 0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Apr 11 UMass Lowell W, 19-2 2 1 3 0-0 1 0 0 1 2 100.0 2 100.0
Apr 17 Stony Brook L, 13-7 1 1 2 1-1 1 0 2 0 3 33.3 1 33.3
Apr 25 at Albany L, 20-5 1 0 1 0-1 0 0 2 0 4 25.0 3 75.0
May 1 at Stony Brook L, 16-5 0 1 1 0-1 1 0 2 0 3 0.0 3 100.0
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2012-13 12 8 9 1 10 1-2 2 4 8 0 24 37.5 19 79.2
2013-14 4 4 3 2 5 0-0 1 1 3 0 7 42.9 5 71.4
2014-15 16 13 22 16 38 3-9 15 1 22 4 45 48.9 32 71.1
2015-16 17 17 37 22 59 2-2 13 3 26 6 65 56.9 53 81.5
2016-17 17 17 46 32 78 4-7 10 21 33 4 89 51.7 70 78.7
Total 66 59 117 73 190 10-20 41 30 92 14 230 50.9 179 77.8
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 16 13 22 16 38 3-9 15 1 22 4 45 48.9 32 71.1
Conference 6 6 10 7 17 2-3 4 0 8 2 19 52.6 13 68.4
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 17 7 24 2-4 12 1 14 2 30 56.7 20 66.7
Away 8 5 5 9 14 1-5 3 0 8 2 15 33.3 12 80.0
Neutral - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 7 5 14 7 21 2-3 5 0 5 2 22 63.6 17 77.3
Losses 9 8 8 9 17 1-6 10 1 17 2 23 34.8 15 65.2
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February 4 2 2 4 6 0-1 4 0 2 1 3 66.7 2 66.7
March 5 4 11 3 14 1-3 5 0 7 2 18 61.1 14 77.8
April 6 6 9 8 17 2-4 5 1 11 1 21 42.9 13 61.9
May 1 1 0 1 1 0-1 1 0 2 0 3 0.0 3 100.0