Samantha Henze

Year: Junior (Class of 2018)
Hometown: Menlo Park, CA
Position: 2M Defense, Driver
Dorm: Pasquerilla West
Major: International Economics with Spanish

Favorite Part/Memory of ND Water Polo:
Tournaments, especially Nationals, and the California Spring Break trip.  Basically any opportunity where I get to spend condensed amounts of time with the team. 

Hobbies:
Water polo (duh), hanging out with the team, hiking, skiing– just being outside in general– and spending time with family and friends.

Favorite Season at Notre Dame:
Spring!  It finally gets warm, there are beautiful flowers blooming everywhere, I can break out my shorts and drink iced coffee, and of course because it’s water polo competition season.

Favorite Spot on Notre Dame Campus:
The lakes 

Favorite Sport/Sports Team/Athlete:
Water Polo!

One Word that Best Describes Our Team: 
Friendship

Random Fact:
At one point in my life I aspired to become a professional elephant trainer, yet to this day I have never come into contact with an elephant.