Samantha Skold
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    Samantha Skold

    Class:
    Freshman

    Hometown:
    Evergreen, Colo.

    High School:
    Evergreen

    Height:
    5-3

    Event:
    Distance

    07/09/2014

    Over 40 Falcons Earn MW Academic Honors

    The track and field team accounted for 41 of Air Force's 69 academic all-conference selections.

    07/08/2014

    Air Force places 29 on the Mountain West Scholar-Athlete team

    The MW Scholar-Athlete Award is one of the highest academic honors bestowed by the Conference

    HIGH SCHOOL: Evergreen High School...Colorado 4A regional and league champion in 2012...four-time all-conference selection in the 5000-meter run (2009-12)...also earned all-conference honors in the 1600-meter run (three times), 3200-meter run (two times) and 800-meter run (two times)...member of five all-conference relay teams (4x800-meter relay, three times; 4x400-meter relay, two times)...also earned all-state honors on the 4x800-meter relay team in 2011 and 2012...named to the Gold Honor Roll all four years for maintaining a GPA of 4.0 or higher...four-time academic all-state honoree.

    PERSONAL: Full name is Samantha Scott Skold...nickname is Sam...daughter of Doug and Chamane Skold...has a twin sister, Mackenzie ("she is my best friend, but we are complete opposites")...also has one older sister, Ashley, who is a member of the equestrian team at Texas A&M...majoring in biology...hobbies include working out, anything outside and being with friends and family...member of Cadet Squadron 04.

    Inside Track & Field