AS A REDSHIRT JUNIOR (2009-10) Named to the Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second-Team and All-Academic Team ... played and started in all 32 games ... led the Dukes with 12.0 point per game and 6.3 rebounds per game ... finished 10th overall in the A-10 in rebounds per game and fifth overall with 94 offensive rebounds... recorded a team-high five double-doubles ... scored in double figures in 21 games ... season-high 22 points vs. Ball State ... career-high 13 rebounds at Temple ... personal-high three 3-pointers and tied career-high with five steals vs. West Virginia ... tied career-best with five steals at Richmond ... Jan. 18 A-10 Player of the Week.
AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2008-09) Started all 32 games ... finished season sixth in A-10 in field goal percentage (.512) ... scored double-figures in 17 games - five games scoring 20 or more points ... 22 points on 9-10 shooting vs. Cornell ... double-double of 14 points and 10 rebounds at Robert Morris ... 19 points at George Washington ... 15 points at Dayton ... career-high 23 points and nine free throws at Massachusetts ... followed up with 22 points against SBU and Fordham ... career-high 10 field goals against the Bonnies ... named A-10 Co-Player of the Week Feb. 23 ... career-high three blocks vs. Saint Joseph's ... tied career-best with 23 points against URI ... double-double of 10 points and 10 rebounds vs. Massachusetts at the A-10 Championship.
AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2007-08) Started all 30 games ... registered her first career double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds at Cincinnati ... season-highs against Robert Morris with 18 points, eight field goals, 42 minutes and six assists ... double-double with a season-best 12 rebounds and 11 points at Fordham ... personal-best five steals at Richmond ... 6-6 from the field at St. Bonaventure ... scored in double-digits in 17 games ... finished the 2007-08 season fourth in the Atlantic 10 Conference with a .522 shooting percentage and ninth in offensive rebounds with 2.5 per game.
AS A FRESHMAN (2006-07) Suffered season-ending ACL injury in the second game of the year vs. Pittsburgh ... came off the bench to play nine minutes in the 2007 season opener vs. Saint Francis, Pa. ... recorded offensive three rebounds and three points.
HIGH SCHOOL Named the Pennsylvania Class A Player of the Year in 2006 ... 2,000-point scorer ... added 1,000 rebounds ... averaged 19.0 ppg and 12.0 rpg as a senior ... an Associated Press Class A third team selection as a junior ... a four-time WestPac All-Conference pick ... was named the 2003 District 6 Freshman of the Year ... was listed as a top 50 senior on Super Girls Scouting Service ... named a 2005 Wendy's High School Heisman PA State finalist ... played for the Johnstown Lady Hoopsters AAU squad ... also lettered in volleyball where she led her squad to the 2003 and 2005 WestPac titles and was a 2004 All-Conference selection.
PERSONAL Full name is Samantha Ann Pollino ... a physical therapy major ... Dean's List ... Director of Athletics' Honor Roll ... Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... born August 16, 1987.