5 Samantha Messer
Samantha  Messer


Sarasota, Fla.

High School:
Sarasota HS




Softball Picked to Win Conference USA

Hanson named Preseason Pitcher of the Year


Owls Sweep Their Way to Final Day of Gainesville Regional

Miller's Double Puts FAU Through to Sunday


Lochten and Messer Named FAU Players of the Week

The Owls received a NCAA Regional bid and will face Hofstra on May 15 at 3:30 p.m. in Gainesville, Fla.


Owls Rally to Defeat UTSA 6-4, Advance to C-USA Championship Game

Messer Throws Four No-Hit Innings in Relief


Owls Rally to Defeat Southern Miss 3-2

Mann's Two-Run Double the Key to Comeback Win


2015 FAU SAAC Field Day

The FAU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee held its second annual field day at A.D. Henderson University School on April 10, 2015.

Sam Messer Photo Gallery

Junior (2014): Was the staff's no. 1 pitcher the entire season...shutout Louisville in season opener...threw five innings vs. Ohio State for second win of the year...picked up with vs. Penn State..struck out 10 in complete game shutout win over Marshall...won three straight starts over Yale, UAB and UConn...tossed shutout victory over FIU...picked up saves vs. Temple and Charlotte...gave up just one earned run in final 27 innings pitched...named Second Team All C-USA.

Sophomore (2013): Had 17 starts and a total of 22 game appearances...had the lowest earned run average on the team at 2.51 and had the fewest walks at 12...pitched 44.2 innings with four complete games and three wins...pitched shutouts in the 13-0 win against Towson (2/22) and 5-0 victory against Dartmouth (3/22), both of which she was the starting pitcher...had multiple strikeouts in seven games including four in the 1-0 win at USF (2/10) and 2-1 win over Michigan State (3/8).

Freshman (2012):Made 17 appearances on the mound starting 12 games...pitched 67.1 innings with four complete games...first win came against Florida A&M on February 24th allowing two earned runs and striking out three in a complete game.... had one at bat.

High School: 1st Team All-State selection while at Sarasota High School....6A Pitcher of the Year...had a 25-3 record with 11 shutouts and a 0.49 ERA...was also a two-year starter on the SHS volleyball team.

Travel Ball: Two-time MVP of Kissimmee Klassic...won a U-16 Championship with the Sarasota Quicksilver.

Personal: Pre-nursing major...daughter of Linda and Mike Messer and Cyndi Pokrywa.

C-USA Unbridled Ambition Learfield