University of Iowa Athletics

#28 Sam Hojnar

Height 6-2
Weight 185 lbs.
Class RS So.
Hometown Naperville, Ill.
High School Central
Previous School Southern Illinois/Heartland CC
Sam Hojnar - Baseball - University of Iowa Athletics

at Heartland CC (2021) — Hit .360 (58-of-161) with 14 doubles, four triples and nine home runs in 47 games… scored 51 runs and had 48 RBIs… posted a 1.104 OPS with a .665 slugging and .439 on-base percentage… went 16-of-16 in stolen base attempts… had 14 multi-hit and and 11 multi-RBI contests… had three five-RBI games… hit safely in 37 games.

at Southern Illinois (2020) — Played in 11 games with five starts… hit .154 (4-of-26) with two doubles… was 1-for-1 on base paths.

High School — Two-time all-conference selection at Naperville Central… named honorable mention all-conference in 2018… team captain as a senior… rated as the No. 8 shortstop and No. 30 overall prospect in Illinois by Perfect Game… also was rated as the No. 122 shortstop nationally by Perfect Game… led team to Regional Finals as a junior… Honor Roll student… played club ball for the Illinois Indians… high school coach was Mike Stock.

Personal — Born Dec. 11, 2000, in Western Springs, Illinois… son of Jack and Anna Hojnar… has two older siblings, Alex and Ki… sister, Alex, played volleyball at Oregon from 2014-17… majoring in psychology.