Sam Gearou
Sam Gearou
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Zimmerman, MN
High School: Elk River
Major: Computer Science
College: Pomona

At Pomona-Pitzer: Entering his senior season as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis team.

2017-18: Went 12-4 in singles...Played primarily at no. 5 and 6...Went 2-4 in doubles

2016-17: Named to SCIAC All-Academic Team...Played No. 2 and 3 doubles and went 7-5...Played No.4, 5, 6 Singles and went 9-3. 

2015-16: Played mostly at No. 6 doubles throughout his freshman season as he tallied a 8-5 doubles record and had a 1-1 record in singles play.

High School: Attended Elk River High School in Minnesota, where he was a member of the tennis and cross country teams…Helped the Elks to a 2012 state championship and five conference titles in his six seasons…Qualified for states all six years as a team, and as an individual five out of six years…Placed in doubles all five years he qualified…Graduated with high honors and a class rank of No. 3 with a 4.0 GPA…Involved in National Honor Society.

Personal: Attends Pomona College, where he majors in computer science…Left-handed…Has a twin brother, Josh, who is also a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis team…Also has a younger brother and three older sisters…Hobbies include ping pong, swimming, running and hanging out with friends…Favorite athletes are Roger Federer and Andre Agassi…Lists Game of Thrones as his favorite book…J.K. Rowling, Mark Zuckerberg, Gabe Newell, and Bill Gates are the public figures he most admires…Plans to be a software developer for a major tech firm after graduation.