Three-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection
Received a medical redshirt after suffering an injury early in her freshman season ... Played in three matches and four sets ... Posted a season-and career-high two kills in her college debut against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Aug. 24 ... Added seven blocks on the season to accompany three kills for the year ... Named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll both semesters during the 2012-13 school year.
Helped North Central High School in Spokane, Wash., to runner-up district finish as senior ... Named team Most Valuable Player as junior and senior, and Greater Spokane League MVP as senior ... Earned recognition on Under Armour All-American watch list prior to senior year and Prepvolleyball.com's Top 125 Senior Aces ... Lettered in volleyball four times and track and field three times ... Qualified for state track meet in triple jump as junior ... National Honor Society member.
Full name is Samantha Zilphia Hill ... Born Aug. 25, 1994, in Olympia, Wash. ... Daughter of Mark and Shawna Hill ... Has two siblings, Zac and Christina ... Majoring in health science studies / pre-medicine.