Sammy is entering his 12th year of coaching volleyball and also played collegiate club volleyball at the University of Texas. While at Texas, he was a 3 year starting setter with a team ranked in the top 25 nationally two of the four years.
In his coaching career, he has led his teams to a top 50 ranking nationally multiple seasons in a row with the El Paso Diggers. Previously coaching with Austin Performance and Austin Skyline.
Sammy has been a part of a teams that finished as AAU national runner ups and a qualifying GJNC team that finished 5th overall in their respected age division. Sammy has worked various collegiate camps throughout the country. In 2015, he led the Horns to a national collegiate club championship! He is now an active member who plays volleyball through NAGVA.