- Date of Birth27 Apr 1998
- Height1.95m (6' 5)
- Weight112kg (17st 9lbs)
Denstone College is proud to support Sam, who was a pupil here from 2009 until 2016. The College has a long and distinguished rugby history and has produced a good number of alumni who have gone on to play representative and professional sport. Pupils here continue to be, or have been, associated with Tigers Academy.
The College offers a rounded education where proper emphasis is given to academic achievement as well as sport, music and drama, and high standards are a priority. We nurture intellectual ambition and appetite, aiming to build a lifelong love of learning as well as top grades in public examinations. Co-educational, boarding and day, 11-18 years.
Staffordshire born and a former first-team captain at Denstone College, Sam Lewis joined the Tigers academy after playing his early club rugby with Stafford and Stoke.
Capped by England at under-18 level, Sam graduated from the academy to join the Tigers development squad in 2016/17 and made his first appearance at Premiership ‘A’ League level at the start of the campaign.
Able to play at lock or flanker, he made his senior debut in the Anglo-Welsh Cup during 2017/18 and gained an England Under-20s call-up for the Six Nations before heading to the World Championships in France where England went all the way to the Final.