Sammy Marshall

Position: OF | Number: 10
Bats: Left | Throws: Right
Daye of Birth: 07/22/1993 | Height: 5' 7"

Resides: Naperville, Ill.

Pro Experience:
3rd Season: CHI (2015-present)

College Experience:
Western Illinois

TRANSACTION HISTORY:
  • Drafted 18th overall in the 4th round of the 2015 NPF Draft by the Bandits
  • Extended her contract with the Bandits for the 2016 season on December 9, 2015
2016 SEASON (CHI):
  • Captured the NPF's stolen base crown by swiping 16 bases in just 18 attempts (success rate of 89 percent).
  • Maintained a .980 fielding percentage in center field, recording just two errors in 100 total chances.
  • Stepped into a starting role when Emily Allard suffered a season-ending injury and became a major contributor in the lineup, batting .244 with eight RBI.
  • Appeared in 51 games (46 starts) in her second year as a pro after appearing in just 26 games (two starts) as a rookie.
2015 SEASON (CHI): 
  • Made her professional debut with the Bandits in the season opener as a pinch-runner against the Pennsylvania Rebellion on May 29, 2015
  • Recorded her first career stolen base and first run against the Pennsylvania Rebellion on May 31, 2015 in a 12-4 Bandits win
  • Entered the game as a pinch-runner and came across to score the game-winning run against the Dallas Charge on July 25, 2015 to secure a series victory for the Bandits
  • Appeared in 25 games and scored 11 runs off the bench
  • Effectively used her speed by swiping six bases in seven attempts
COLLEGIATE HIGHLIGHTS (WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY): 
  • Became just the third player from WIU to ever be drafted to play professionally
  • Owns program and Summit League records in stolen bases (134) and runs scored (168)
  • Broke WIU and conference record for career batting average (.456), also ranking in the top 10 in NCAA history
  • 2x Summit League Player of the Year
  • 4x All-Summit League First Team selection
PERSONAL: 
  • Daughter of David and Kathy Marshall
  • Hobbies include working out
  • Favorite professional sports team is the Chicago Bears
  • Majored in Exercise Science

STATS

Hitting Stats »

Year League Club AB H AVG SLG OB% R 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB
2016 NPF Bandits 122 33 .254 .311 .311 21 3 2 0 8 10 30 15
2015 NPF Bandits 6 0 .000 .000 .250 11 0 0 0 0 1 3 6