4 Samantha Blaze
4 Samantha Blaze
Height: 5-5
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Fort Myers, Fla.
Position: S/L

Just the facts
Full name: Samantha Ann Blaze
Born: Dec. 16, 1993
Birthplace: Singapore
Parents: Nancy and William Blaze
Major: Biology
Nickname: Sami

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.