Samantha Padula
Samantha Padula
Height: 5-4
Year: So.
Hometown: Niskayuna, N.Y.
High School: Niskayuna

Prior to Geneseo: Previously ran for Niskayuna High School with head coach Jason DeRocco … member of the Section II Indoor Track & Field Champion Team in 2016, 2017, and 2018 … member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Samantha Michelle Padula was born in Schenectady, N.Y. … raised in Niskayuna, N.Y. … parents are Susan and Vince Padula … has one sibling, Victoria, who is also runs for Geneseo … major is psychology … enjoys swimming, reading, and spending time with friends and family … started running in seventh grade … names her high school coaches as having the most influence on her running career because they first taught her about competitive running. She also names her high school teammates because they always pushed her to be the best she could be.