Sam Fitzgerald
Sam Fitzgerald
Year: JR
Hometown: Fairfield, CT
High School: Greens Farms Academy
Position: Skipper/Crew

12-13: As skipper, helped team win Tom Noble Team Race and Team Race Challenge ... skippered WC to eighth-place finish in A Division at War Memorial ... 11-12: Skippered WC to third-place finish in B Division at America Trophy, fourth-place finish in A Division at Kings Point Dinghy Open, fifth-place finishes in A Division at Central Fall #1 and St. Mary's Open ... helped WC to second-place finish at Team Race Challenge ... sailed in B Division at ICSA Co-Ed Dinghy National Semifinal ... 10-11: Named his team's Most Improved Sailor ... As skipper, helped WC win Team Race Challenge, take first place in A Division in MAISA Central Qualifier, earn second place in WC 2-on-2 Team Race, and finish third in A Division at Central Fall #1 ... as crew, helped WC to sixth-place finish in B Division at America Trophy ... BEFORE WC: Was the captain of the sailing team and also played squash and soccer at Greens Farms Academy ... sailed for Connecticut State Championship team ... was a high honor roll student ... ALSO: Is mounting an 2016 Olympic campaign in the 470 class.