Sam Bellersen '21 returned to his alma mater as an assistant coach with the Franklin & Marshall men’s and women’s tennis teams for the 2021-22 season. During his career with the Diplomats, Bellersen excelled both on the courts and in the classroom as he was recognized as a two-time Centennial Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year for having the highest cumulative GPA of all players who were named to the All-Centennial Conference team.
A team captain, Bellersen was a three-time All-CC performer. He earned first-team All-Centennial Conference honors in singles as a senior and was a two-time first-team All-Centennial Conference performer in doubles. He was named the Centennial Conference Player of the Week on one occasion and was a three-time selection to the Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll.
Bellersen graduated from Franklin & Marshall as a member of its Class of 2021 with majors in philosophy and moral psychology.