Samantha Sarkis
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    Samantha Sarkis

    Hometown:
    Chaska, MN

    High School:
    Chaska

    Height:
    5-8

    Birthdate:
    05/29/1989

    Major:
    Management

    2007-08 (Freshman)

    Tied for third on the team with 14 singles victories ... perfect 2-0 record at No. 3 singles ... played majority of the season at Nos. 3 and 4 singles ... captured nine doubles victories ... advanced to the finals of singles flight 7 at the USAFA Invitational ... captured the doubles flight 1 consolation bracket with Erika Shortridge at the USAFA Invitational.

    Before Air Force

    Four-year letterwinner in tennis ... also lettered one year in track ... ranked fifth in the Northern Section of the USTA for tennis ... two-time all-conference selection in tennis ... three-time honorable mention selection ... vice president of National Honor Society ... high school tennis coach was Pam Schmillen.

    Personal

    Born May 29, 1989 ... parents are Randall and Lan Sarkis ... has one brother, Alex (14) ... nickname is Sammy ... completed Operation Air Force at Vandenberg AFB, Calif., this past summer ... also completed Global Engagement and the jump program ... active in her squadron as a safety clerk ... would like to work for a Fortune 500 company in the future ... also recruited by the University of Chicago ... hobbies include running and shopping ... favorite food is strawberries ... favorite movie is Marvel Comic Movies ... favorite book is Harry Potter ... favorite TV show is America's Best Dance Crew ... person in history she would most like to meet is John F. Kennedy ... greatest moment in sports is anytime she beats a rival player ... credits her mother with the biggest influence in her sports career ... member of cadet squadron 13.

    Inside Women's Tennis