Union (SC) Union County Yellow Jacket defensive lineman Sam Hammond has been a player
to watch since his freshman season and he capped off his high school career with a
selection to the South Carolina Shrine Bowl team. Now, the 6-3, 300lbs trenchman has given
his commitment to an in-state school to play his collegiate career close to home.
Hammond of Union County was the latest prospect to give a verbal commitment to the
South Carolina State Bulldogs. The 6-3, 300-pound Shrine Bowl participant played on both
sides of the football this past season, collecting 46 tackles and 7 quarterback
hurries on defense and 22 pancake blocks with an 86 percent grade in on the offensive