Sam Foltz

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Birthday
21, 1994
Birthplace
Nebraska
Death Date
Jul 23, 2016 (22)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
21, 1994
Birthplace
Nebraska
Death Date
Jul 23, 2016 (22)

About

Nebraska Cornhuskers punter who was named to the 2016 pre-season Ray Guy Award watch-list for the nation's best punter. On July 23, 2016, he was involved in a car crash, and passed away soon after due to his injuries prior to what would have been his senior season.

Before Fame

He joined the University of Nebraska's football team as a walk-on in 2012. He was originally a wide receiver before converting to punter during his red-shirted 2012 freshman season.

Trivia

He earned a number of accolades following his 2015 junior season, including Big Ten Punter of the Year and First Team All-Big Ten honors. He earned his degree in agronomy in May 2016.

Family Life

His parents are Jill and Gerald Foltz.

Associated With

He played for Nebraska head coach Mike Riley during his tenure as a Cornhusker football player.