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    Samantha Park
    Samantha Park
    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Washington Crossing, Pa.

    High School:
    Council Rock North

    Height / Weight:
    5-6 / 140

    Event:
    Backstroke

    Birthdate:
    07/05/1995

    Club:
    NRG Swimming

    At UConn: Improved in the 200-yard backstroke throughout her freshman season, dropping her finishing time by five seconds... Has trained at UConn throughout the summer and has a lot of confidence heading into her sophomore year.

    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."