2016 (Stats): Named to the ACC All-Freshman Team ... Played in 25 of Duke’s 30 matches, starting 17 ... Finished fourth on the team in kills (205) and third in kills per set (2.25) ... Knocked down double-digit kills nine times ... Earned ACC Freshman of the Week honors Nov. 7 after posting 15 and 16 kills versus Louisville and Notre Dame, respectively ... Totaled four or more blocks in 13 matches ... Ended the season with 93 blocks and a 1.02 blocks-per-set average, second on the team in both categories only to middle blocker Leah Meyer.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Upper St. Clair High School in Pittsburgh … Four-time first-team WPIAL Class AAA All-Star Team selection … 2015 Under Armour Second Team All-American … Named a MaxPreps Player of the Game in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 … 2015 WPIAL Player of the Year … Four-time first-team all-section and all-state honoree … High school team finished no lower than second place in section each of her four seasons … Led Upper St. Clair to back-to-back undefeated section championships … Totaled 379 kills, 191 digs, 48 blocks and 43 aces as a senior … Amassed at least 250 kills in each of her four high school seasons … 2013 PrepVolleyball.com National Sophomore 59 … 2012 National Freshman of the Year finalist … Named Best Attacker at Little Lion/State College Invitational in both 2012 and 2013 … Played seven years with the Renaissance Volleyball Club, qualifying for nationals five years … Named Capitol Hill Classic Best Attacker in 2012 and 2013 … Three-time North Coast Power League All-Tournament Player … Also lettered in tennis and track & field.
Personal: Born Samantha Taylor Amos on Sept. 26, 1997 in Pittsburgh … Daughter of Bryan and Jodi Amos … Has one younger sister (Alex) … Father lettered in football at Pittsburgh in 1985.