by Jim Fossell

St. Charles, Missouri (June 26, 2023) -- The St. Louis Ambush have signed defender Sam Guernsey to an extension that will keep him with the team through the 2025-26 season.

Guernsey came to the Ambush in a July 2020 trade with the Baltimore Blast. The 2023-24 season will be Sam's fourth with the Ambush and his 11th in professional indoor soccer. 

Guernsey played two seasons with the Tulsa Revolution (PASL and MASL) from 2013-15, three seasons with the Cedar Rapids Rampage (MASL) from 2015-18 and two seasons with the Baltimore Blast (MASL) from 2018-20 and the last three seasons with the Ambush.

In his professional indoor soccer career prior to 2021-22, Guernsey appeared in 121 games, scoring 32 goals and 20 assists while blocking 87 opponent shots. Sam has also played two seasons of outdoor soccer with the Cedar Rapids Rampage United (PLA).

A native of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, Guernsey played collegiate soccer at Oklahoma Christian University. Prior to college, he was a four-year starter at Broken Arrow High School.