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Samantha Dodd
Samantha Dodd


Fontana, Calif.

High School:





Senior Foursome Inspiring Teammates to Realize Their Potential

Verdun, Braden, Coronado, Penna to be honored at Senior Day postgame ceremony on Sunday


151 DePaul Student-Athletes Earn BIG EAST All-Academic Honors

Blue Demons honored for a 3.0 GPA or higher in 2012-13 academic year


Athletics Banquet Celebrates Blue Demon Accomplishments

Five DePaul student-athletes receive multiple awards for 2012-13 season


Blue Demons' Late Comeback Falls Short Against No. 24/24 USF

Promising rally lacks clutch hit in 4-3, 13-inning BIG EAST Conference loss


DePaul Falls to No. 24/24 USF in First Game of Doubleheader

Opener of critical BIG EAST three-game series results in 3-0 loss


Softball vs. Providence Sunday Highlights

Women's softball highlights and interviews from Senior Day win over Providence.


2012 DePaul Softball: A Season in Photos

Images from the Blue Demons during another run to the NCAA tournament.


DePaul Softball

vs. Providence


DePaul Softball

vs. Syracuse


DePaul Softball

vs. Pitt


DePaul Softball

vs. Louisville

• 2013 All-BIG EASTFirst Team
• 2011 All-BIG EAST Third Team
• 2010 All-BIG EAST Third Team
• 2011-12 BIG EAST All-Academic Team

2013 (Senior Season): Went 3-for-3 with game-winning RBI in 1-0 victory over Georgetown in BIG EAST Championship opener... batted.500 over the final 15 games of the regular season... had three hits in seven games and scored three runs in two games... hit a home run against Notre Dame... had three hits and three RBIs vs. UCF... led the team in batting average and hits and was second in runs scored.

2012 (Junior Season): Hit home run with two RBIs, three hits vs. BYU... three hits, two RBIs against Delaware... collected three hits vs. Fresno State and Hofstra... had two hits and two RBIs against UMKC, Connecticut and Seton Hall... went 2-for-4 against No. 10/9 Missouri in the NCAA Regionals... had an RBI against Massachusetts at the NCAA Regionals... led team with 17 multiple hit games... had an 11-game hitting streak.

2011 (Sophomore Season): Scored a run and had one hit against No. 8/4 Missouri in the NCAA Regionals... had a hit in 2-1 NCAA Regional win over Indiana...ripped a triple with two RBIs in BIG EAST Championship win over Rutgers... hit home runs vs. Florida International, St. John's, Villanova, Rutgers and Connecticut... had two hits, three RBIs, two runs in that Rutgers game... had two hits and three RBIs vs. Southern Illinois... recorded three hits against FIU, Nevada, St. John's, Villanova... second on the team with 17 multi-hit games... chosen for BIG EAST Honor Roll.

2010 (Freshman Season): All-BIG EAST Third Team... among the top freshmen in the BIG EAST... has played her way into the starting lineup with timely hitting... went 2-for-3 with two RBI and had three putouts against Louisville... recorded at least one putout in 17 games... had a hit and scored a run against Rutgers in the BIG EAST Championship.

High School: Speedy outfielder batted .417 her senior season with three doubles, three triples, 20 runs scored, 30 hits and 16 stolen bases... she only struck out three times in 78 plate appearances and finished with a .440 on-base percentage and a .542 slugging percentage... all-conference, first team and California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) second team... her California Cruisers summer team finished seventh in a national tournament at Oklahoma City, Okla.

Personal: Daughter of Sam and Anita Dodd... majoring in Business Management.