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SAMUEL FIELD

Player profile

position
Middle Distance/Distance
year
Freshman
hometown
Hobart, Australia
high school
Hobart College

BIO:

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

Talented middle distance standout from Australia who will sit out the 2019-20 school year as a redshirt…enjoyed a banner 2019 calendar year, piling up a trio of personal-bests on the track back home including 1:53.20 (800), 3:49.90 (1500) and 8:27.80 (3000)…arrived at FSU in August 2019 and trained on his own, acclimating himself to the rigors of school and the climate.

 

Personal

Competing unattached in his first foray into collegiate cross country, placed seventh at the FSU Invitational, covering the 8k home course in 24:54.7…prior to his arrival claimed silver in the 1500m at the Australian Athletics U20 National Championships…won the Tasmanian Open Men’s State 3000 title…was the Australian U20 Men’s National 3000 silver medalist…recognized at the U20 Male Tasmanian State 2018-19 Athlete of the Year…breakthrough on the track came in 2017 when he won the Tasmanian U18 Men’s State 800 title…is the son of Sarah Field and Stefan Walker…pursuing a degree in sport management…born May 22, 2000.