|Hometown:||Fort Myers, Fla.|
Just the facts
Full name: Samantha Ann Blaze
Born: Dec. 16, 1993
Parents: Nancy and William Blaze
Prior to VCU
- Played four years of volleyball at the Canterbury School in St. Petersburg, Fla.
- Led Canterbury to a pair of district championships and was also a member of two regional semifinalists.
- Named District 2A-12 Player of the Year as a junior to lead the Cougars to a district runner-up finish.
- Set a school record for assists (1,204) as a sophomore.
Getting to know Sami Blaze
- Lived in Thailand until 1995.
- Lettered in volleyball, basketball, softball and tennis in high school.