Sam Gordon Bio, Age, Career, Net Worth & Boyfriend.
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Sam Gordon Summary
|Birth Name||Samantha Gordon|
|Birth Place||Salt Lake City, Utah|
|Birth Date||February 21st, 2003|
|Parents||Brent Gordon (father)|
|Education||Northeastern, Oklahoma A&M.
Sam attends Pryor High School
|Profession||American Football & Soccer|
Who Is Sam Gordon?
Sam Gordon is an American Football and soccer player who was born Samantha Gordon in Salt Lake City, Utah on the 21st of February 2003, she was 17 years old as of February 2020.
Sam was born into the family of the Gordons, her father “Brent Gordon” who at first was shocked by his daughter’s passion for football at a very tender age. Her passion was charged while playing football with her dad and older brother. Meanwhile, her dad was sometimes reluctant to support the fact that his daughter is passionately in love with playing football which is rear in the history of football. Not only that, the fact that she plays among boys feels so disturbing. Gradually after some years of training and competitions, Sam’s super performance starts getting her dad’s applaud and finally gained her dad’s full support.
Her mother, whose name is unknown to the media already broke up with Brent Gordon when Samantha was just 4 years old.
Gordon attends Northeastern, Oklahoma A&M college and Entering her freshman year of high school, Sam attends Pryor High School and also continues her career. She has 3 siblings with her parents. She plays high school and club soccer.
Kicking off her career, Sam usually plays two-hand touched football with her older brother in his team, she then gradually started developing some great skills, beating all other boys in her brother’s team including her brother in speed drills. A while after that, Samantha dropped down 172 boys during agility and speed test tryouts. Unfortunately for her, she was placed in the seventh team in all the nine teams, picking over 80 boys ahead of her. This baffled Sam’s father greatly.
Her father “Brent Gordon” decided to make a highlight video during her tryouts and upload on YouTube which he did on the 6th of November 2012, and surprisingly the video went viral and hit 5 million views in just a few days. Did u see that?
Sam Gordon was coached by Chris Staib in Salt Lake City where she gained her acclaim being a football player.
Sam started playing football in the year 2012, She does compete with guys twice her weight and she is far better than many, Gordon gathered 25 touchdowns while on 232 carries, she had extra 10 point conversions in 1,911 rushing yards of a single season which was recorded as 35 scores, 232 carries, 1,911 yards, 8.2 yards per carry and 65 tackles in defense.
All this happened when she was nine years old before her father uploaded the video, Sam said “At first I was just like, Okay some people are gonna see it, and it’s gonna be fun to see how many views I get,” Sam says while shifting around in her chair. “Then I walk home from school and my brother comes running out, ‘Sam! Sam! All these TV shows are calling! You’re famous!’ It was like, all at once. It was just like, ‘Wow!”
With the highlight video that makes her go viral, she appeared on different TV shows including the Good Morning America show where she battled Marshall William Faulk on the NFL Network set, trains with San Francisco 49ers, and impressed Abby Wambach and Mia Hamm with her super performance. After appearing on Good Morning America, she was therefore featured on a Wheaties cereal box, being the first-ever female football player to appear on a Wheaties box, the organization chose her because she is an inspiration to other young girls.
Sam was invited as a guest by Roger Goodell, the NFL Commissioner to attend the Super Bowl XLVII, a few days after, she appeared as a guest on ESPN official website. During the NFL Honors award show, she performed a skit with Alec Baldwin, and thereafter appeared at the Commissioner’s press conference and media day. She was also featured in an NFL Evolution commercial during the game.
Gordon won a Game trophy for Most Viral Player at the Cartoon Network Hall of Game Awards show.
Sam Gordon wrote a book titled Sweet Feet: Samantha Gordon’s Winning Season. the book was successfully published with the help of her neighbor, Sweet Feet is all about her football season and the experiences she had following the season. nonetheless, the book was promoted on Conan and Fox and Friends.
With the big fame Sam came across within a short period, she became a co-founding member of the Utah Girls Tackle Football League which is known as the first all-girls tackle football league in America, formed in 2015. Four years later, the league complied with the total number of 446 girls from fourth grade to twelfth grade.
Gordon and her father formed an alliance with 5 different Utah Girls Tackle Football League players to sue three school districts in the Salt Lake City area including her high school to offer female American football as a varsity sport.
On the 3rd of February 2019, she honored the league’s 100th season by making a cameo in an NFL-produced commercial. Sam was then featured on Dream Crazier.
Apart from being in love with football, she also loves playing soccer.
Over the years of Sam Gordon Career, she has amassed great fortunes with massive earnings. As of the year 2020, the estimated Net worth of Sam is over $200,000 which is basically derived from her football career
Sam Gordon will surely make more in years to come, hopefully, if she doesn’t get hooked from her profession.
Height: 5 ft 7 in
Weight: 58 kg
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Sam Gordon Boyfriend
Speaking of Sam’s romantic life, Gordon is presently single and focused on her career.