Women's Swimming


  Samantha Demty
Samantha Demty


Seekonk, Mass.

High School:
Seekonk HS




General: Named captain for the 2007-08 season ... ranks second all-time at UMass in the 400 individual medley (4:32.29), sixth in the 200 fly (2:08.79), seventh in the 200 individual medley (2:10.24), and eighth in the 100 fly (58.79).

2006-07 (Junior): Earned Academic All-Atlantic 10 accolades ... given the team's Spike Award for hardest work ethic ... named to the A-10 Commissioner's Fall and Spring Honor Rolls ... at the A-10 Championships (2/21-24) took fourth in the 400 individual medley (4:33.29), eighth in the 200 individual medley (2:10.28), eighth in the 200 fly (2:09.17), and swam the second leg of the eighth-place 400 medley relay ... had the team's fastest time in the 100 breaststroke (1:08.95) which was set at the Terrier Invitational (11/17) and the second fastest time in the 200 breaststroke (2:31.33) set at Northeastern (12/2).

2005-06 (Sophomore): Named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... at the A-10 Championships (2/18) placed 10th in the 200 IM (2:10.24), 10th in the 200 fly (2:08.79) and 12th in the 100 fly (59.35) ... her time in the 200 IM was the seventh fastest in UMass history, while her time in the 200 fly was the eighth fastest.

2004-05 (Freshman): Named team Rookie of the Year ... at the Atlantic 10 Championships (2/19), finished seventh in the 100-yard fly (59.03 seconds), fifth in the 200-yard fly (2:08.96), and 16th in the 200-yard individual medley (2:13.21) ... her final time in the 200-yard fly was the fourth fastest time in UMass history, while her time of 58.79 seconds in the 100-yard fly was the sixth fastest time ... swam the ninth fastest 200-yard individual medley time in UMass history with her season-best effort of 2:11.38 in A-10 preliminary race ... had 10 top-five finishes in dual meets ... won the 200-yard fly (2:10.85) and took third in the 100-yard fly (1:00.02) against New Hampshire (11/20) ... had first place victories in the 200-yard individual medley at Stony Brook (10/30) and at Boston University (11/13) ... at the Nutmeg Invitational (12/5), took fourth in the 200-yard fly (2:09.93), ninth in the 100-yard fly (1:00.27) and 12th in the 200-yard IM (2:13.53).

Before UMass: Earned All-American honors as a senior ... four-time Massachusetts Southern Conference All-Star ... tabbed Pawtuckett Times All-Star three consecutive years ... also honored as a Attleboro Sun Chronicle All-Star for each season ... team captain as a senior and earned the coaches award ... set school records in the 100-yard fly, the 200-yard medley relay, and the 200-yard free relay as a senior.

Personal: Samantha Elizabeth Demty (goes by Sam) ... daughter of Keith and Nadine ... has two sisters, Mallory and Sarah ... born on Aug. 5, 1986 in Providence, R.I. ... majoring in accounting.

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