“Sam has developed additional weapons since her SoCon All-Freshman Team performance last season. Her full potential is dependent on her utilizing the strength and conditioning staff. Sam is very motivated to help her team repeat as SoCon Champions this season.” – CofC Director of Tennis Angelo Anastopoulo
• 2012 All-Southern Conference Freshman Team
• 2012 All-SoCon Second Team (No. 1 doubles)
• 2011 All-SoCon Second Team (No. 4 singles)
• SoCon Player of the Week (Feb. 21, 2012)
Earned All-Southern Conference Second Team honors at No. 4 singles and No. 1 doubles along with teammate Irene Viana…Named to the All-SoCon Freshman Team…2012 SoCon Academic Honor Roll student…Compiled an 18-8 dual record in singles including an 8-2 mark against league opponents…Went 14-11 in doubles…Clinched the deciding point in three matches of the season against Iowa State (4-3), Western Carolina (4-0) and a road win at Elon (4-3)…Won her singles matches at the No. 4 line against No. 67 Winthrop and No. 44 Oklahoma…Garnered SoCon Player of the Week honors on Feb. 21 for her contributions in the Iowa State match.
Graduated from Lexington Catholic High School in 2011…Ranked as the No. 1 girls 18’s player in the state of Kentucky…Ranked as high as No. 33 nationally in the Class of 2011 by The Tennis Recruiting Network…The only five-star rated Kentucky player in the Class of 2011…Five-Time Joe Creason Kentucky State Qualifier winner in singles in girls 18’s…Seven-Time Joe Creason Kentucky State Qualifier in doubles in girls 18’s…Went undefeated at No. 1 singles for Lexington Catholic…Four-time Lexington Catholic High School Most Valuable Player recipient…Four-Time girls singles 11th Region champion…Four-Time All-11th Region Tennis Team selection…Four-Time Kentucky girls All-State Tennis Team honoree…Two-Time Kentucky State High School Girls singles champion.
Undecided major at College of Charleston…Daughter of John and Lynn Maddox, who are both former student-athletes that played tennis and football respectively at the University of Kentucky…Has one older sister, Tayler (23), who attended South Carolina…Her aunt, uncle and two cousins have played or are currently playing college tennis…Her favorite athlete is Maria Sharapova, because they share the same birthday and she is really pretty…Member of the 2011-12 Tennis Recruiting Network's No. 6-rated Top Mid-Major Recruiting Classes in the nation along with fellow teammates Jenny Falcone and Grace Baker.