#42 Sam Torres

OF | Sophomore | 5-2 | L/L | Temecula, Calif. | Chaparral HS

2019 | Freshman

Appeared in 41 of 58 games and made four starts against Auburn (May 3-5) and Georgia in the SEC Tournament (May 9) … Recorded 19 innings as a pinch runner and scored 11 runs … Made 31 appearances in the outfield, registered 18 putouts and committed only one error in 19 chances.

Prior to Arkansas
Ranked as the No. 198 recruit in the country … A two-time Offensive MVP for Chapparal High School … Was twice named to the All-Southwestern League Second Team … Earned Top freshman accolades after hitting .494 with 39 hits in 29 games during the 2015 season … Through her first three season of her prep career, she carried a .483 batting average with 117 hits and a .557 slugging percentage … With her Athletics Mercado travel team, she had a pair of top-20 PGF Nationals finishes including a seventh-place showing in 2017 …

Personal
Sam is the daughter of Federick and Maribeth Torres and has three siblings, Eric, Vince and Julianne. Torres plans to enroll in the Eleanor Mann School of Nursing at Arkansas.