Sam's unerring toe kicking points after touchdowns and drop kicks were the best in F&M's history. He “Won national acclaim for his record in PATs drop kick points." In 1922 he kicked 35 consecutive drop kick PATS which was a national record. In his career he kicked 104 of 106 PAT's in the drop-kick style, which is still believed to be the national collegiate record. He captained the ’25-’26 basketball team and graduated with 11 varsity letters (4-basketball, 3-football, 4-baseball).