|College:||Concordia University Wisconsin, '09|
Coach Samantha Stark graduated from Concordia University Wisconsin in 2009 with a bachelor's degree in Athletic Training and in 2011 with her master's degree in the MSRS program.
She participated in Track & Field 4 years for CUW earning Northern Athletic Conference Championship Field Athlete of the Meet (2009 indoor & Outdoor; 2008 outdoor; NAC Championship Women’s Overall Athlete of the Year 2007 Indoor) and set 5 school records in throws, relays, and multi-events.
Coach Stark began her coaching career in 2010 as a part-time throws coach, and is now the full-time assistant coach of the sprint, relay, long jump, triple jump, and multi-event athletes. Although never competing in cross country, she enjoys running and competing in road races and is familiar with the sport from working in athletic training.