#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 …

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.