The Rams matched up with the New Mexico State Aggies in a dual meet at Moby Pool on Jan. 22, 2011.
2009-10 At the 2010 Mountain West championships, led off the 200 Freestyle Relay team that earned fifth place, and also placed eighth in the 50 Freestyle, 25th in the 100 Back, 23rd in the 100 Freestyle, and seventh in the 400 Freestyle Relay, earning all-conference recognition...Scored 183.25 points on the season...A GPA of 3.063 earned her Mountain West academic all-conference honors.
2008-09 Competed at the U.S. Open Swimming Championships at Seattle, Wash., in August, placing 32nd with a 26:51 in the 50 Freestyle...Clocked personal bests at the Mountain West Conference championships in the 50 Freestyle (22.90), 100 Freestyle (51.26) and 100 Backstroke (57.86)... Freestyle-leg of the 200 Medley Relay team (1:41.85), which broke a school record...Led off the 200 Freestyle Relay team that holds a school record (1:32.09)...Scored 458.75 points in the season...All-conference in the 200 Medley Relay and 50 Freestyle...A 3.00 GPA earned her academic all-conference honors...Named Most Improved in the Husker Invitational.
2007-08 Swam as a true freshman for the University of Washington Huskies, before transferring home to Colorado State.
Highlands Ranch High School Qualified for the U.S. nationals, lettering four years and serving as a team captain as a senior for the Falcons...Voted team MVP each of her last two seasons, as well as well as HRHS Female Student-Athlete of the Year in 2006-07...Won the 2007 state championship in both the 50 (23.77) and 100 freestyle (52.21)...As a junior, finished second in the 50 Free and third in the 100 Free at the Colorado state championships; additionally, contributed to a state championship on a 200 Medley Relay squad that swam the second-fastest time in Colorado high school annals...Also placed in the 50 Free as both a sophomore (ninth) and as a freshman (16th)...Swam for Highlands Ranch Aquatics and Matt Beck for seven years.
Personal Born Sept. 5, 1989...Daughter of Diana Pinkley and Michael Dole...Has a sister, Tiffany...An apparel merchandising major...Full name is Samantha Jo Dole.
"This two-year all-conference swimmer can always be relied upon to get her hand on the wall first when it comes to the sprint freestyle." -Coach John Mattos