33 Samantha Sarnes
33 Samantha Sarnes
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr
Hometown: Havana, Ill.
High School: Havana
Position: G
gp 26
pts/g 12.3
fg % 40.4
3pt % 35.0
ft % 75.8
reb/g 3.0
a/g 1.5

Sophomore (2016-17): Made 27 reserve appearances ... Averaged 4.4 points and 1.8 rebounds in 11.5 minutes per game ... Eureka's most accurate free throw shooter at 86 percent, finishing the season 24-for-28 from the line ... Also shot 94 percent (17-for-18) from the free throw line in 14 road contests and 93 percent (13-for-14) in 16 SLIAC games ... Registered 14 assists, nine steals and four blocked shots ... Scored a season-high 12 points in a home win over Robert Morris-Peoria on Nov. 19 ... Made three 3-pointers and reached double figures with 11 points in a win at Knox on Nov. 26 ... Her seven rebounds in a SLIAC triumph at MacMurray on Jan. 7 were a career high ... Blocked a pair of shot attempts in EC's win over Blackburn on Jan. 21.

Freshman (2015-16): Appeared in 25 contests off the bench, finishing the campaign with averages of 5.3 points, 1.6 rebounds and 0.9 assists per game ... Scored a career-high 14 points on 5-for-11 shooting and logged a pair of steals in her collegiate debut versus Knox on Nov. 22 ... Scored in double figures in games against Spalding (Dec. 5), Greenville (Jan. 20) and Westminster (Feb. 26) ... Hauled down a personal-best six rebounds at Spalding Dec. 5 ... Made three 3-pointers versus Greenville on Jan. 20.

Havana High School: Guided the Ducks to IHSA regional and sectional championships as a senior, finishing the season with a 30-5 overall record ... Won the Beardstown Lady Tigers Classic ... A two-time All-Prairieland Conference choice, including First Team honors as a senior in 2015.

Personal: The daughter of Terri Sipes and Bruce Sarnes, Samantha was born in Peoria, Ill. ... Has four siblings, Brittany, Brieleigh, Sabrina and Emma.

Recent Games
Feb 5 at Monmouth (Ill.) W, 70-63
Feb 10 Westminster (Mo.) W, 81-75
Feb 12 at Western Ill. L, 98-46
Feb 14 at Iowa Wesleyan W, 78-54
Feb 17 Fontbonne W, 78-50
Feb 23 vs. Webster L, 56-52
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 16
Games started 3 3
Minutes 554 368
Minutes per game 21.3 23.0
FG 111-275 81-190
FG Pct 40.4 42.6
3PT 48-137 34-95
3PT Pct 35.0 35.8
FT 50-66 36-44
FT Pct 75.8 81.8
Off rebounds 19 10
Def rebounds 58 35
Total rebounds 77 45
Rebounds per game 3.0 2.8
Personal fouls 56 34
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 38 26
Turnovers 55 38
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 0.7
Steals 15 11
Blocks 11 10
Points 320 232
Points per game 12.3 14.5
Points per 40 min 23.1 25.2
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 1 at Illinois St. L, 80-54 - 23 5-9 55.6 4-6 66.7 2-2 100.0 16
Nov 15 at Knox L, 82-77 - 10 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 4
Nov 18 at Rockford W, 85-62 - 28 4-11 36.4 2-7 28.6 2-4 50.0 12
Nov 21 Monmouth (Ill.) W, 91-78 - 17 2-6 33.3 1-4 25.0 2-4 50.0 7
Nov 27 Millikin L, 82-73 - 15 4-8 50.0 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 11
Nov 29 Greenville L, 85-80 - 32 6-18 33.3 3-10 30.0 2-2 100.0 17
Dec 2 at MacMurray W, 103-73 - 30 5-17 29.4 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 11
Dec 4 Ill. Wesleyan L, 94-67 - 14 3-10 30.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 7
Dec 9 at Blackburn W, 71-54 - 13 5-9 55.6 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 13
Dec 10 Lincoln Christian W, 74-40 - 24 3-8 37.5 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 9
Dec 16 Webster W, 79-68 - 21 4-10 40.0 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 14
Dec 21 at Wooster W, 96-56 - 24 6-13 46.2 3-6 50.0 2-2 100.0 17
Dec 22 at Muskingum L, 67-60 - 17 0-9 0.0 0-5 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Jan 3 Spalding W, 77-69 - 19 1-5 20.0 1-5 20.0 2-2 100.0 5
Jan 10 at Westminster (Mo.) W, 90-84 - 10 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 13 Iowa Wesleyan W, 84-46 - 20 4-9 44.4 3-6 50.0 3-4 75.0 14
Jan 17 at Fontbonne W, 77-68 - 13 1-4 25.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 20 at Greenville W, 89-76 - 21 6-10 60.0 3-7 42.9 1-1 100.0 16
Jan 24 MacMurray W, 96-71 - 25 9-19 47.4 4-10 40.0 4-4 100.0 26
Jan 27 Blackburn W, 102-53 1 31 7-16 43.8 2-6 33.3 5-7 71.4 21
Jan 31 at Webster L, 97-77 1 32 8-21 38.1 4-9 44.4 2-4 50.0 22
Feb 3 at Spalding L, 84-73 1 28 5-14 35.7 1-5 20.0 2-3 66.7 13
Feb 5 at Monmouth (Ill.) W, 70-63 - 20 4-10 40.0 2-3 66.7 2-2 100.0 12
Feb 10 Westminster (Mo.) W, 81-75 - 30 6-13 46.2 3-8 37.5 4-4 100.0 19
Feb 12 at Western Ill. L, 98-46 1 33 5-21 23.8 2-11 18.2 0-0 - 12
Feb 14 at Iowa Wesleyan W, 78-54 - 21 6-12 50.0 3-8 37.5 1-1 100.0 16
Feb 17 Fontbonne W, 78-50 - 22 7-11 63.6 3-5 60.0 3-4 75.0 20
Feb 23 vs. Webster L, 56-52 - 17 3-8 37.5 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 8
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 1 at Illinois St. L, 80-54 - 23 0 2 2 0 3 0.0 2 0 2 -
Nov 15 at Knox L, 82-77 - 10 1 0 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 18 at Rockford W, 85-62 - 28 0 2 2 4 1 4.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 21 Monmouth (Ill.) W, 91-78 - 17 0 4 4 2 0 - 2 0 2 -
Nov 27 Millikin L, 82-73 - 15 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 29 Greenville L, 85-80 - 32 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 1 1 1 -
Dec 2 at MacMurray W, 103-73 - 30 1 5 6 4 4 1.0 2 0 3 0
Dec 4 Ill. Wesleyan L, 94-67 - 14 2 3 5 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 9 at Blackburn W, 71-54 - 13 0 4 4 1 3 0.3 0 0 2 -
Dec 10 Lincoln Christian W, 74-40 - 24 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 -
Dec 16 Webster W, 79-68 - 21 1 1 2 1 3 0.3 0 0 4 -
Dec 21 at Wooster W, 96-56 - 24 2 5 7 3 1 3.0 1 0 3 -
Dec 22 at Muskingum L, 67-60 - 17 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 0
Jan 3 Spalding W, 77-69 - 19 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 1 1 -
Jan 10 at Westminster (Mo.) W, 90-84 - 10 0 0 0 1 3 0.3 0 0 1 -
Jan 13 Iowa Wesleyan W, 84-46 - 20 0 4 4 1 2 0.5 0 2 3 -
Jan 17 at Fontbonne W, 77-68 - 13 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 20 at Greenville W, 89-76 - 21 0 0 0 2 0 - 1 1 4 -
Jan 24 MacMurray W, 96-71 - 25 2 3 5 0 2 0.0 0 1 0 -
Jan 27 Blackburn W, 102-53 1 31 1 3 4 3 3 1.0 3 3 3 -
Jan 31 at Webster L, 97-77 1 32 1 3 4 4 10 0.4 0 1 2 0
Feb 3 at Spalding L, 84-73 1 28 3 1 4 2 1 2.0 2 0 3 -
Feb 5 at Monmouth (Ill.) W, 70-63 - 20 3 3 6 1 4 0.3 0 0 3 -
Feb 10 Westminster (Mo.) W, 81-75 - 30 0 2 2 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 12 at Western Ill. L, 98-46 1 33 0 6 6 2 2 1.0 1 0 2 -
Feb 14 at Iowa Wesleyan W, 78-54 - 21 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 -
Feb 17 Fontbonne W, 78-50 - 22 1 2 3 1 2 0.5 1 0 1 0
Feb 23 vs. Webster L, 56-52 - 17 1 2 3 0 5 0.0 0 0 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 25 - 14.6 1.6-4.6 35.7 0.8-2.4 32.8 1.0-1.5 63.2 5.0
2016-17 27 - 11.5 1.5-3.8 39.2 0.6-2.1 27.6 0.9-1.0 85.7 4.4
2017-18 26 3 21.3 4.3-10.6 40.4 1.8-5.3 35.0 1.9-2.5 75.8 12.3
Total 78 3 15.8 2.5-6.3 39.0 1.1-3.3 32.8 1.3-1.7 74.2 7.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 25 - 366 41-115 35.7 20-61 32.8 24-38 63.2 126
2016-17 27 - 311 40-102 39.2 16-58 27.6 24-28 85.7 120
2017-18 26 3 554 111-275 40.4 48-137 35.0 50-66 75.8 320
Total 78 3 1231 192-492 39.0 84-256 32.8 98-132 74.2 566
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 25 - 14.6 4.5-12.6 35.7 2.2-6.7 32.8 2.6-4.2 63.2 13.8
2016-17 27 - 11.5 5.1-13.1 39.2 2.1-7.5 27.6 3.1-3.6 85.7 15.4
2017-18 26 3 21.3 8.0-19.9 40.4 3.5-9.9 35.0 3.6-4.8 75.8 23.1
Total 78 3 15.8 6.2-16.0 39.0 2.7-8.3 32.8 3.2-4.3 74.2 18.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2015-16 25 - 14.6 0.8 0.8 1.6 1.4 0.0 0.9 1.8 0.5 0.3 0.0
2016-17 27 - 11.5 0.5 1.3 1.8 1.3 0.0 0.5 1.0 0.5 0.3 0.1
2017-18 26 3 21.3 0.7 2.2 3.0 2.2 0.0 1.5 2.1 0.7 0.6 0.4
Total 78 3 15.8 0.7 1.5 2.1 1.6 0.0 0.9 1.7 0.6 0.4 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 25 - 366 20 21 41 36 0 22 46 0.5 8 1
2016-17 27 - 311 14 35 49 34 0 14 28 0.5 9 4
2017-18 26 3 554 19 58 77 56 0 38 55 0.7 15 11
Total 78 3 1231 53 114 167 126 0 74 129 0.6 32 16
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 25 - 14.6 2.2 2.3 4.5 3.9 0.0 2.4 5.0 0.5 0.9 0.1
2016-17 27 - 11.5 1.8 4.5 6.3 4.4 0.0 1.8 3.6 0.5 1.2 0.5
2017-18 26 3 21.3 1.4 4.2 5.6 4.0 0.0 2.7 4.0 0.7 1.1 0.8
Total 78 3 15.8 1.7 3.7 5.4 4.1 0.0 2.4 4.2 0.6 1.0 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 26 3 21.3 4.3-10.6 40.4 1.8-5.3 35.0 1.9-2.5 75.8 12.3
Conference 16 3 23.0 5.1-11.9 42.6 2.1-5.9 35.8 2.2-2.8 81.8 14.5
Exhibition 2 1 28.0 5.0-15.0 33.3 3.0-8.5 35.3 1.0-1.0 100.0 14.0
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Home 12 1 22.5 4.7-11.1 42.1 2.1-5.7 36.8 2.8-3.4 80.5 14.2
Away 13 2 20.5 4.0-10.3 38.8 1.6-4.9 32.8 1.3-1.9 68.0 10.9
Neutral 1 - 17.0 3.0-8.0 37.5 2.0-5.0 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 8.0
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Wins 18 1 21.6 4.5-10.3 43.8 2.0-5.3 37.9 2.2-2.7 79.6 13.2
Losses 8 2 20.6 3.8-11.2 33.3 1.5-5.2 28.6 1.4-2.1 64.7 10.4
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November 5 - 20.4 3.4-9.0 37.8 1.4-5.0 28.0 2.0-3.2 62.5 10.2
December 7 - 20.4 3.7-10.9 34.2 1.3-4.3 30.0 1.6-2.0 78.6 10.3
January 8 2 21.4 4.6-10.8 43.0 2.2-6.0 37.5 2.1-2.8 77.3 13.6
February 6 1 23.0 5.2-11.3 45.6 2.3-5.7 41.2 2.0-2.3 85.7 14.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 26 3 554 111-275 40.4 48-137 35.0 50-66 75.8 320
Conference 16 3 368 81-190 42.6 34-95 35.8 36-44 81.8 232
Exhibition 2 1 56 10-30 33.3 6-17 35.3 2-2 100.0 28
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Home 12 1 270 56-133 42.1 25-68 36.8 33-41 80.5 170
Away 13 2 267 52-134 38.8 21-64 32.8 17-25 68.0 142
Neutral 1 - 17 3-8 37.5 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 8
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Wins 18 1 389 81-185 43.8 36-95 37.9 39-49 79.6 237
Losses 8 2 165 30-90 33.3 12-42 28.6 11-17 64.7 83
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November 5 - 102 17-45 37.8 7-25 28.0 10-16 62.5 51
December 7 - 143 26-76 34.2 9-30 30.0 11-14 78.6 72
January 8 2 171 37-86 43.0 18-48 37.5 17-22 77.3 109
February 6 1 138 31-68 45.6 14-34 41.2 12-14 85.7 88
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 26 3 21.3 8.0-19.9 40.4 3.5-9.9 35.0 3.6-4.8 75.8 23.1
Conference 16 3 23.0 8.8-20.7 42.6 3.7-10.3 35.8 3.9-4.8 81.8 25.2
Exhibition 2 1 28.0 7.1-21.4 33.3 4.3-12.1 35.3 1.4-1.4 100.0 20.0
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Home 12 1 22.5 8.3-19.7 42.1 3.7-10.1 36.8 4.9-6.1 80.5 25.2
Away 13 2 20.5 7.8-20.1 38.8 3.1-9.6 32.8 2.5-3.7 68.0 21.3
Neutral 1 - 17.0 7.1-18.8 37.5 4.7-11.8 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 18.8
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Wins 18 1 21.6 8.3-19.0 43.8 3.7-9.8 37.9 4.0-5.0 79.6 24.4
Losses 8 2 20.6 7.3-21.8 33.3 2.9-10.2 28.6 2.7-4.1 64.7 20.1
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November 5 - 20.4 6.7-17.6 37.8 2.7-9.8 28.0 3.9-6.3 62.5 20.0
December 7 - 20.4 7.3-21.3 34.2 2.5-8.4 30.0 3.1-3.9 78.6 20.1
January 8 2 21.4 8.7-20.1 43.0 4.2-11.2 37.5 4.0-5.1 77.3 25.5
February 6 1 23.0 9.0-19.7 45.6 4.1-9.9 41.2 3.5-4.1 85.7 25.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 26 3 21.3 0.7 2.2 3.0 2.2 0.0 1.5 2.1 0.7 0.6 0.4
Conference 16 3 23.0 0.6 2.2 2.8 2.1 0.0 1.6 2.4 0.7 0.7 0.6
Exhibition 2 1 28.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 2.0 - 1.0 2.5 0.4 1.5 0.0
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Home 12 1 22.5 0.6 2.3 2.8 1.7 0.0 1.0 1.5 0.7 0.6 0.7
Away 13 2 20.5 0.8 2.2 3.1 2.6 0.0 2.0 2.5 0.8 0.6 0.2
Neutral 1 - 17.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 2.0 - 0.0 5.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 18 1 21.6 0.6 2.5 3.1 2.3 0.0 1.7 1.8 0.9 0.7 0.4
Losses 8 2 20.6 1.0 1.6 2.6 1.9 0.0 1.0 2.8 0.4 0.4 0.4
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November 5 - 20.4 0.2 1.6 1.8 1.6 - 1.6 1.0 1.6 0.8 0.2
December 7 - 20.4 0.9 3.1 4.0 2.7 0.0 1.4 2.1 0.7 0.4 0.1
January 8 2 21.4 0.5 2.0 2.5 2.1 0.0 1.8 2.6 0.7 0.6 1.1
February 6 1 23.0 1.3 2.0 3.3 2.0 0.0 1.0 2.3 0.4 0.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 26 3 554 19 58 77 56 0 38 55 0.7 15 11
Conference 16 3 368 10 35 45 34 0 26 38 0.7 11 10
Exhibition 2 1 56 0 8 8 4 - 2 5 0.4 3 0
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Home 12 1 270 7 27 34 20 0 12 18 0.7 7 8
Away 13 2 267 11 29 40 34 0 26 32 0.8 8 3
Neutral 1 - 17 1 2 3 2 - 0 5 0.0 0 0
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Wins 18 1 389 11 45 56 41 0 30 33 0.9 12 8
Losses 8 2 165 8 13 21 15 0 8 22 0.4 3 3
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November 5 - 102 1 8 9 8 - 8 5 1.6 4 1
December 7 - 143 6 22 28 19 0 10 15 0.7 3 1
January 8 2 171 4 16 20 17 0 14 21 0.7 5 9
February 6 1 138 8 12 20 12 0 6 14 0.4 3 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 26 3 21.3 1.4 4.2 5.6 4.0 0.0 2.7 4.0 0.7 1.1 0.8
Conference 16 3 23.0 1.1 3.8 4.9 3.7 0.0 2.8 4.1 0.7 1.2 1.1
Exhibition 2 1 28.0 0.0 5.7 5.7 2.9 0.0 1.4 3.6 0.4 2.1 0.0
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Home 12 1 22.5 1.0 4.0 5.0 3.0 0.0 1.8 2.7 0.7 1.0 1.2
Away 13 2 20.5 1.6 4.3 6.0 5.1 0.0 3.9 4.8 0.8 1.2 0.4
Neutral 1 - 17.0 2.4 4.7 7.1 4.7 0.0 0.0 11.8 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 18 1 21.6 1.1 4.6 5.8 4.2 0.0 3.1 3.4 0.9 1.2 0.8
Losses 8 2 20.6 1.9 3.2 5.1 3.6 0.0 1.9 5.3 0.4 0.7 0.7
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November 5 - 20.4 0.4 3.1 3.5 3.1 0.0 3.1 2.0 1.6 1.6 0.4
December 7 - 20.4 1.7 6.2 7.8 5.3 0.0 2.8 4.2 0.7 0.8 0.3
January 8 2 21.4 0.9 3.7 4.7 4.0 0.0 3.3 4.9 0.7 1.2 2.1
February 6 1 23.0 2.3 3.5 5.8 3.5 0.0 1.7 4.1 0.4 0.9 0.0