Honors & Awards
Offensvie tackle Sam Hahn joined the Nebraska program in January of 2013, and after a year in the program, he is hopeful of contending for playing time in 2014. Hahn made steady progress this spring at a position where Nebraska lost three veteran players. The 6-6, 300-pound Hahn was a prep standout at Tri-County High School in DeWitt, and joined the Huskers after first enrolling at North Dakota State in the summer of 2012.
2013 (Redshirt Freshman)
Hahn added depth at tackle, but did not see game action.
Before Nebraska (Tri-County High School)
Hahn enrolled briefly at North Dakota State in 2012, before transferring to Nebraska. Hahn was a four-year starter on the line for Coach John McGary at Tri-County High School. His play helped Tri-County to four straight state playoff appearances, including a trip to the Class C-2 quarterfinals and a 9-2 record in 2011. Hahn was a first-team Class C-2 all-state selection as a senior after earning an honorable-mention selection as a junior. Hahn was invited to play in the 2012 Shrine Bowl game.
On the hardwood, Hahn was a two-time all-conference pick and scored more than 1,000 career points. Hahn helped his team to a 14-9 record as a senior and earned honorable-mention Class C-2 all-state accolades. Hahn also earned four medals at the state track meet, placing in both the shot put and discus in his junior and senior seasons. Hahn was an academic all-state selection in football, basketball and track.
Sam was born on June 7, 1993, and he is the son of James and Robin Hahn. He is an agronomy major. Hahn was named to the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in each of the past two semesters. He has volunteered his time with Uplifting Athletes, the Husker Hotline, Husker Heroes and team hospital visits.