Improved her school record in the pole vault to 12'07.25" en route to finishing 2nd at the conference championships.
With a personal best 12'06.00" she was able to hit the NCAA Provisional mark...Placed 8th at the Big West Championships and 9th at the Cal/Nevada Championships...Vaulted her way to 2nd place at the Big West Challenge Cup.
Attended Mayfair High School...Currently holds the CIF Division III record in the pole vault with a mark of 12'0"...Qualified for the CIF State Meet twice, finishing 8th as a senior...Also played volleyball and basketball in high school.
She was born October 17,1981 in Long Beach, California...A member of UCSB's distinguished women's volleyball team...Majoring in Communication...Daughter of David and Elsa Samson.
Pole Vault - 13-0 1/4 - 3/2/02
Long Jump - 16-8 - 2001
Triple Jump - 33-5 - 2001