AS A REDSHIRT SENIOR IN 2016
Appeared in just one game, playing full 108:19 of come-from-behind double-overtime 2-1 triumph vs. Azusa Pacific (9/1) in opener at right back, before missing remainder of season through injury ... Part of defense that finished fourth nationally in team goals-against average (0.52) ... Credited with first point since 2013, providing right-sided cross on Sam Palano's 68th-minute equalizer.
AS A REDSHIRT JUNIOR IN 2015
All-CCAA honorable mention ... CCAA All-Academic ... Team's Jared Kukura Performance Award ... Appeared in 14 games, all starts, at center back or right back ... Apart from brief injury substitution vs. Cal State East Bay (9/25), played every minute of first five shutouts ... Credited with single shots in opener at Saint Martin's (9/3) and vs. Stan State (9/27) ... Missed four matches due to injury.
AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE IN 2014
CCAA All-Academic ... Missed first three matches due to injury ... Started each of next eight games, all on the back line, before suffering a season-ending injury ... Tritons posted shutouts in five of those eight contests, posting a 6-2 record, and ultimately ranked seventh nationally with a 0.65 team goals-against average.
AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN IN 2013
All-CCAA honorable mention ... One of four Tritons to start all 22 matches, taking over the right back position ... UCSD finished fourth nationally in the NCAA Division II and led the CCAA with a team goals-against average of 0.52 ... Made college debut in opener at California Baptist (9/5) ... Played all but just under nine minutes the entire year, coming off the field for that bit of time through injury in first half of CCAA Championship semifinal vs. Chico State (11/8) ... Produced first career point with an assist on late first-half winner vs. Humboldt State (9/27) ... Credited with only shot at Cal State East Bay (10/6).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012
Redshirted the season.
Longtime competitor for San Diego Surf Soccer Club.
A 2012 graduate of Torrey Pines High School in San Diego ... Helped guide the Falcons to the 2012 CIF San Diego Section Division I crown via penalty-kick tiebreaker (3-2) over San Pasqual High School after finishing as runners-up in 2011 ... TPHS was ranked No. 29 nationally by ESPN in 2012 ... All-Avocado League Second Team in 2010 ... Team's Defensive Player of the Year in 2011 ... Scholar-Athlete.
Born Oct. 8 in La Jolla ... Parents are Steve and Brenda Sampiere ... Has two brothers named Luke and Jack, and a sister named Gabrielle ... Economics major with a business minor at Muir College ... Would like to attain a job in San Diego after graduating from UC San Diego ... Most memorable soccer moments include going to Denver during the 2013 NCAA Championship, and winning a CIF title ... An avid and accomplished surfer.