Samantha Perillo
Samantha Perillo
Title: Assistant Coach
Alma Mater: Stevenson '15
Experience: 2nd year

Perillo returns to the Mustangs for the 2017 season, serving as an assistant coach.

A four-year standout for head coach Dave Trumbo from 2011-14, Perillo was a three time AVCA Division III All-American Honorable Mention selection. The 2014 MAC Commonwealth Player of the Year, Perillo was also a 2014 AVCA All-Region First Team and Capital One Academic All-District.

The 2014 Middle Atlantic Conference Volleyball Scholar-Athlete of the Year, Perillo was a 2015 NCAA Woman of the Year nominee.

Perillo is the only player in school history to record 2,000 digs after finishing her career with 2,600, more than 1,200 more than the second closest player. She also appeared in a program record 471 sets and ranks with 202 service aces.

Following graduation, Perillo worked for Medifact, Inc., after working as a Communication and Social Media Intern for eight months. She started as a Marketing Coordinator before moving into a Digital Marketing Specialist role.

Perillo graduated from Stevenson in December 2014 with her Bachelors of Science in Business Communications. She went on to earn her Masters of Science from her alma mater in May 2017 in Communcations Sciences.