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13 Samantha Shaw
13 - Samantha Shaw
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Mount Bethel, Pa.
High School: Blair Academy (N.J.)
Position: F
Major: Biology/Pre-med

Career Highlights


  • Played in and started all 18 contests this season, one of eight players to do so
  • Led the team with 12 goals and 27 points on the year
  • Scored in each of Bryn Mawr's first three games of the season, including a two-goal performance against Drew (Sept. 7)
  • Posted another two-goal game in Bryn Mawr's win at Ramapo (Sept. 14)
  • Scored two more goals, including the game-winner, in Bryn Mawr's first win over Washington College in 25 years (Sept. 26)
  • Tallied in back-to-back wins over McDaniel (Oct. 12) and Swarthmore (Oct. 17)
  • Scored twice, including the game-winner, against Immaculata (Oct. 23)


  • Started and played in all 17 games on the season for the Owls, one of four players to do so
  • Tied for team lead with four assists on the year
  • Tallied a goal and an assist in Bryn Mawr's 5-0 win at Hood (Sept. 8)
  • Added an assist in Owls' win at Bryn Athyn (Sept. 11)
  • Recorded another multi-point day with another goal (the game-winner) and assist in Bryn Mawr's 5-0 win over Hendrix (Sept. 23)
  • Added another assist in Bryn Mawr's close loss at McDaniel (Oct. 6)


  • Played in all 17 games for the Owls in her first-year campaign
  • Earned 12 starts on the season
  • Recorded first career shot against Ramapo (Sept. 4)
  • Tallied first career assist at Immaculata (Sept. 7)
  • Scored first career goal in Owls' win over Bryn Athyn (Sept. 13)

Off the Field

  • Biology major
  • Member of Bryn Mawr Athletics' LAMP (SAAM leadership program)
  • Worked with the Smithsonian environmental research organization to conduct genetic ecological research
  • Accepted to marine ecology 360 trip to Belize

Prep Achievements

  • Three-sport athlete (field hockey, swimming, crew)
  • Three-sport team captain


  • Daughter of Michelle and Eric Shaw
  • Greatest athletics "thrill": "The moment my sophomore year when we beat Haverford for the first time, or when I stepped on the field for our first championship game."
  • Fun fact: "I know the capitals of all 50 states."
  • Plans to pursue a career in dentistry