Sam Hamilton

Sam Hamilton
Sam Hamilton
Sam Hamilton
Real Name: Sam Hamilton
HT: 6' 0" WT: 185
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Age: 23 (07/27/1995)
Birthplace: Denver, CO
Hometown: Evergreen, CO

Hometown: Everegreen, Colorado
College: University of Denver
Citizenship: USA
Birth date: July 27, 1995
Acquired: Signed to a contract on March 4, 2017, having been selected in the first round (15th overall) in the MLS Superdraft.



  • An unused substitute for both matches of the Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League match against Toronto FC.
  • Made the gameday 18 in MLS for the first time in 2018 for the game at FC Dallas (4/7). Was an unused substitute.
  • He was again an unused substitute for the following game, a 2-0 home win over Toronto FC (4/14).


  • Rookie season, having signed a professional contract on March 4.
  • Made his professional debut when he replaced Dillon Powers at Chicago Fire (5/17) for the final 27 minutes, playing alongside Micheal Azira in the center of midfield.
  • His first start in MLS came in the 2-1 defeat at Philadelphia Union (5/20), when he played 81 minutes.
  • Went 90 minutes in both Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup games, against Oklahoma City Energy (6/13) and at FC Dallas (6/27).
  • Having made his first start in Philly, his only other MLS minutes prior to the CONCACAF Gold Cup break came in the home win over Houston Dynamo (7/1).
  • The Dynamo game would be Hamilton's last appearance for the Rapids in 2017. He did not feature in the 18 for the remaining 17 games.
  • He was loaned to USL side Phoenix Rising FC on August 10, going on to make 14 appearances (9 starts) in the regular season and playoffs, scoring one goal.


  • Hamilton helped the University of Denver reach the 2016 College Cup following the program’s second consecutive unbeaten regular season.
  • The Evergreen, Colorado native served as team captain in his final season, and started all 24 matches for the Pioneers.
  • In his four collegiate seasons, Hamilton appeared in a total of 83 matches, which ranks him first in DU’s Division I history.

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Career Statistics (Regular Season)
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2017Colorado Rapids3101240005010
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