AS A SOPHOMORE:
- Appeared in 18 games and made five starts.
- Scored 37 goals, including one game winning goal.
- Collected 16 ground balls, recorded 15 draw controls and caused seven turnovers.
AS A FRESHMAN:
PREP AND PERSONAL:
- Saw action in 14 games and made one start.
- Scored four goals, including a career-high two goals on February 28 vs. California.
Graduated from Huntington High School in the spring of 2015 ... lettered all four years in lacrosse, soccer, and basketball ... named to the Under Armour All-American team her senior year ... named Under Armour Underclass All-American in her sophomore and junior years ... named all-county in her sophomore and senior year and academic all-county her junior in lacrosse ... named all-county in basketball her junior and senior years ... part of back-to-back undefeated basketball seasons during her junior and senior years ... two-time county finalists in basketball ... helped her soccer team to two CHSAA division titles ... played for Long Island Yellow Jackets club team ... captured six tournament championships with the Yellow Jackets ... Vice President of the National Honor Society ... received the American Legion Citizenship Award ... full name is Samantha Kathleen Lynch ... born in Manhasset, New York to Kevin and Deborah Lynch ... mother, Deborah, captained Columbia's basketball and volleyball teams ... cousin, Jaimie Morrison, played college lacrosse at Notre Dame from 2010-13, earning all-BIG EAST honors ... uncle, Anthony Persico, was an All-American lacrosse player at Manhattanville, and he remains on many Division III record lists today ... played club lacrosse along side fellow Irish freshmen Jenn Casadonte, Samantha Giacolone, and Nikki Ortega ... enrolled in first year of studies.