CU Baseball BIO
35 Sam Norman
2013 (Freshman at Creighton)
  • Sam used his redshirt option in 2013.
2009-12 (Roosevelt High School)
  • Norman was an all-around athlete for the Roughriders, earning letters in baseball (four), basketball (three) and football (one).  
  • Sam returned to the mound as a senior, posting a 2-1 record for Roosevelt, allowing six earned runs in 17.1 innings (3.12 ERA) as he appeared in six games, including five starts.
  • At the dish in 2012, Norman closed his high school career with a .317 average, with a combined 19 extra-base hits (15 doubles, 1 triple, and three home runs).
  • The southpaw didn’t pitch in his junior season due to an injury, but still earned Second Team All-State honors at first base after finishing the season with a .398 batting average, 16 doubles and just one strikeout.  
  • Sam earned Second Team All-Iowa following both his junior and senior seasons.
  • He also earned first team all-area in baseball and basketball as well as First Team All-Central Iowa Metropolitan League in both sports in 2011 & 2012.
  • Sam was in contention for the ESPN Player of the Year in Iowa as a senior.
  • A recipient of the Creighton Presidental Scholarship,  Norman is also a member of the National Honor Society.
Position: Left-Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 230
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Des Moines, Iowa
High School: Roosevelt HS
Experience: High School