Samantha Capozzo
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Martinez, Calif.

High School:
Alhambra HS '07

Height:
5-4

Position:
Fly/Free

Major:
Mathematics

2009-10: Advanced to finals of 100 freestyle at Big West Championship, finishing eighth in a season-best time of 52.29... Earned second swims in 50 freestyle and 200 freestyle, finishing 14th and tenth, respectively... Time of 1:54.27 in 200 free finals was a season-best... Turned in season-best time of 24.23 in 50 freestyle prelims... Swam first leg of 400 medley "B" relay... Earned Big West Conference All-Academic honors.

2008-09: Raced in four individual events at Big West Championships... Advanced in all four events... Prelim time of 24.09 in the 50 free was a season-best... Time of 52.24 in 100 free was a season-best time and ranks 10th on Aggies' all-time list... Also swam 100 fly (58.76) and 100 back (1:01.29) at Big West Championships... All times at conference were lifetime best times.

2007-08: Scored 3.0 points at Big West Conference Championships, making consolation finals in 50 free (22nd), 100 fly (16th) and 200 fly (15th)... Hit season-best 100 fly of 59.45 in Husky Invite prelims... Fastest 100 free time was 54.30 in UC Santa Barbara dual.

ALHAMBRA HS '07: Three-sport standout, lettering in swimming, water polo and track & field... Advanced to North Coast Section meet in 100 free and 100 fly in each of her last two years... Earned All-Diablo Foothill Athletic League honors in water polo... Also helped water polo team reach NCS playoffs and was a section qualifier as a hurdler in track... Competed for Terrapins Swim Team (Concord)... Chosen as class valedictorian.

PERSONAL: Born in Walnut Creek, Calif.... Majoring in mathematics... Parents are Edward & Karen Capozzo... Proudest personal accomplishment was earning class valedictorian distinction at AHS.