Player Details

Name

Sam Hamilton

Height

6' 0"

Weight

185 lbs

Date of Birth

7.27.1995 (27)

Birthplace

Denver, CO USA

Position

Midfielder
2022 MLS Regular Season
2022 MLS Regular Season
Career Summary

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.

MLS CAREER

2018

  • An unused substitute for both matches of the Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League match against Toronto FC.
  • He was loaned to the Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC, going on to make 18 appearances, all from the start.

2017

  • Rookie season, having signed a professional contract on 3/4.
  • 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 US 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.

COLLEGE

  • 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.