Getting to Know Samantha Palma
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Getting to Know Samantha Palma

Name: Samantha Palma
Sport: WBB
Major: Health science
Classification: Junior
Hometown: Dayton, OH


How would your friends and family describe you?

Smart and caring

What movie can you watch over and over again?

Get smart

What are some of your interests outside of your sport?

Makeup and cooking

Who are your favorite professional athletes?

Elena Delle Donne

What are you looking forward to the most this season?

Trips with the team

Who do you look up to?

My parents

Who would you get to play you in a movie?


What’s your dream job?

Emergency room physician

What are some things that genuinely make you happy?

Family, friends, and food

What goals do you want to accomplish this season?

Win OVC championship

What motivates you to work hard?

My family, especially my brothers

What’s your favorite holiday?


What is your proudest accomplishment up to this point?

Earning a division 1 scholarship

Is there a quote you often recite or reflect on?

“Today is a great day, I can and I will”