Samantha Park
Samantha Park


Washington Crossing, Pa.

High School:
Council Rock North

Height / Weight:
5-6 / 140



NRG Swimming

At UConn: Has improved mightily in her 200-yard backstroke, shaving off more than eight seconds off of her recorded time as a walk-on freshman… Exceeded expectations as a sophomore, and she could be a big factor for the Huskies in her final two seasons.

Achievements: Four year letter winner at Council Rock North High School... Received High School American Awards... Captain of her school's swim team... Holds her school's 100 meter backstroke record... Medalled at state districts for backstroke and at the district and state level for relays... Recipient of the Lady Indian Award... Part of the district winning team her freshman year.

Personal: Born July 5, 1995... Daughter of Paul and Rachel Park... Has one younger sibiling, Danielle, who is 14 years old... Kinesiology Major.

Why UConn: "I loved what it had to offer me from the academics to the swimming."