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Samuel Perkins
Samuel Perkins

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Petaluma, Calif.

Position:
Foil

Experience:
SR


Junior • Foil
Petaluma, Calif.
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Career Statistics
YearW-LPct.
2007-0834-10.773
2008-0925-14.641
2009-1027-3.900
2010-1125-22.532
Career111-49.693
All-American 2008 (HM)

LION CAREER:

2010-11: Perkins went 25-22 in his final season with the Nittany Lions.He was 2-0 against UNC,Columbia, Johns Hopkins and MIT.

2009-10: Perkins had a tremendous season competing going 27-3. He served as an alternate for the team at the Mid- Atlantic/ South Regionals.


2008-09: Perkins went 25-14 last season and finished eighth at the Mid-Atlantic/South Regionals.

2007-08: Perkins finished his freshman season with a 34-10 overall record in the foil division. His second place finish at regionals earned himself a spot to compete in the NCAA Championships. Perkins had dual match records of 12-2, 13-5, 7-2, and 2-1.

HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL: Perkins fenced at the Sonoma Fencing Academy in Petaluma, Calif., for head coach Michael Pacheco. While at Sonoma, he was a two-time Bay Cup Champion, a two-time Pacific Coast Champion and won the California Regional title. He was a finalist multiple times at NAC events, including a third place finish at the 2007 NACs in Columbus in the men's Division I foil. Perkins won the national title at the 2005 Summer Nationals as a member of the U-19 Men's Foil Team and has been a member of the U.S. Junior World Cup squad since 2004.

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