NAME: Sam Hendricks
SCHOOL: Indian Hill High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2010
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Full ride in football to Eastern Illinois
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6’3”-210 lbs.
PARENTS: Scott & Muna
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: Cousin Alex
FUTURE GOAL: To be successful
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Sam Hendricks is a super 2-sport athlete, and one of the best basketball players in the area, averaging about 16 ppg. with big games vs. Milford (30 points) and Taylor (29). Last season, he led the team to a 21-3 record and conference and sectional championships while being named 1st team all-CHL, 1st team all-city and 2nd team SWO district. In football, his junior year Sam played receiver and earned 1st team all-conference honors. Then he switched to QB his senior year and achieved great success as he passed for 1,100+ yards and ran for 1,400+ yards while accounting for 30 TDs. He earned many honors, including CHL Offensive Player of the Year, honorable mention all-city and 2nd team all-SWO district. He will play football next season at Eastern Illinois University. Active in community service, his favorite athlete and most-like-to-meet is LeBron James, favorite entertainer is Dane Cook and favorite movie is Saving Private Ryan.
COACH’S QUOTE -- “Sam Hendricks is a special athlete – he’s a positive role model, quality individual, a leader and friend to all. He’s the face of Indian Hill High School athletics.” -- Tim Burch – Basketball Coach
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