26 Samantha Abbate
26 Samantha Abbate
Height: 5-8
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Wonder Lake, Ill.
High School: Woodstock North
Position: OH
Major: Elementary Education
Pronunciation: UH-bot-tay

High School (Woodstock North): Graduated on the High Honor Roll and was a member of the National Honors Society...Named All-Fox Valley Conference in volleyball, basketball and track & field...Won the volleyball and track & field's team's MVP award and basketball team's hustle award...Won numerous school awards upon graduation...Captained the volleyball, basketball and track & field teams...Holds the school record with 261 kills and a high jump of 4-foot-10...Earned varsity letters in volleyball, basketball and track & field.

Personal: Daughter of Joseph and Roxane...Has one younger brother, Joshua.