#2 Samantha Dougherty
Pos: OH
Height: 5-10
Year: FR
Major: K/Physical Education (sports injury)
Parents: Dave and Patty Dougherty
Birthday: 7/16
Hometown: Madera, CA
High School: Madera High School

2010: Will have immediate impact as a freshman...A talented Outside Hitter who can make big plays up front and also play in the back row...It will be exciting to watch her grow and help shape the Mustang program over the next four years...

High School: Samantha Dougherty played volleyball for Madera High School in the Tri River Athletic Conference. Playing on a Division 1 team, Samantha won numerous awards including: Honorable mention All-league team in 2006 and 2007, Ridgeview All-Tournament Player award in 2008, 1st Team All-League in 2009, and some team awards such as Co-MVP and Captain Award in 2009.

Personal: Parents are Dave and Patty Dougherty... siblings are Sarah and Levi, and has two twin nieces Trinity and Tarin... Career goal is to be an athletic trainer... Favorite food includes popcorn, mint chocolate chip ice cream, and pasta... Favorite movies include A Walk to Remember, Pearl Harbor, and The Bourne Supremacy... Favorite TV shows are 24, Wipeout,and Full House... Hobbies are hanging with family and church friends and eating... Reason for choosing TMC: "I really wanted to play at a Christian College where I could play not only play but glorify God and have a strong education that was revolved around my beliefs. When I came on my visit I loved the small community and everyone I met was so friendly. I felt like if I was going to college away from home, I wanted to be in an environment where my teammates could hold me accountable and be there for me..."