2004 - Started all 20 matches ... Led the Gamecocks with 66 shot attempts ... Finished with 12 points, tying for third on the team ... Registered three goals and a team-best six assists ... Scored the game-winning goal against Bucknell on Sept.12, lifting USC to the adidas/Gamecock Classic title ... Selected to the All-Tournament team at the adidas/Gamecock Classic ... Assisted on Ryan Deter's game-winning goal against archrival Clemson on Oct. 10.
2003 -- Played in 10 matches as rookie ... Made an impact up front for the Gamecocks when he was on the pitch, as he netted a pair of goals on the year to tie for sixth on the team with four points ... Scored the first goal of his career in the 4-1 season-opening victory over Boston University on Aug. 29 ... Struck again two games later with the game-winning goal in South Carolina's 3-0 win over Richmond on Sept. 5.
PRE-COLLEGE -- Lettered in soccer for four-years at Cypress Springs High School ... Region III ODP member from 1999-2001 ... Competed in the 2002 ESP event ... District 16-5A Most Valuable Player ... Gatorade Will to Win Athlete ... Named to the adidas All-American Team ... Dallas Cup Most Valuable Player ... Named Cypress Springs Team MVP for three years ... Club team won the state championships from 2000-2002 ... Member of the Southwest Tasco National Team and all-region team for Tasco 16-5A ... Member of the honor roll.
PERSONAL -- Full name is Michael James Sambursky ... Parents are Kenneth and Jeanie Sambursky ... Favorite actor is Jim Carrey ... Favorite music group is Pantera ... Favorite food is spaghetti ... Favorite athlete is Roberto Carlos ... Born January 1, 1985, in Katy, Texas ... Majoring in criminal justice.