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Sam Miller
Sam Miller

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
Anderson

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 160

Position:
MF

Birthdate:
08/12/1984


2006 Outlook: Four-year starter and co-captain will again man the central midfield...provides experience (49 career starts) for young team.

2005: Started 18 of 19 matches at central midfield...third on team with four goals...team's fourth-leading scorer with nine points (4 G, 1 A)...took all of UC's penalty kicks, converting all three...scored game-winner in 2-0 win against Marquette...assisted on game-winner in overtime victory at Louisville.

2004: Started all 19 matches ... fifth on the team with 11 shots ... solid defender in the midfield throughout the season.

2003: Named to the Conference USA All-Freshman team ... first collegiate goal clinched regular season C-USA crown, securing the 1-0 victory over Marquette ... named C-USA Co-Offensive Player of the Week ... saw action in all 20 games as a true freshman, starting 12.

High School: League player of the year and a third team all-state selection as a senior at Anderson High School ... scored 14 goals with 10 assists ... three-time first team all-league selection and twice named first team all-city ... Southwest Ohio All-Star Game MVP.

Personal: Born Aug. 12, 1984 ... son of Bill and Terry Miller ... father played soccer at UC ... grandfather, Joe, played football and baseball at UC, was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in 1956 and was inducted into the UC Athletics Hall of Fame in 1991.

Academic Major: History.

Honors: Bearcat Scholar (Spring 2006).