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​Kristine Samaniego, Softball Coach
Office: E04
Phone: 214-860-8791

Kristine Samaniego comes to MVC from PJC as head coach for women's softball and PHED instructor. At PJC, she was the assistant softball coach. Prior to that she served as graduate assistant softball coach and physical education professor at Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, New Mexico from 2012 to 2014. During this time, she obtained her Master’s Degree in Physical Education with an emphasis in Sport Administration.

Samaniego played softball for the University of Texas of the Permian Basin in Odessa, Texas. While there she earned the All-American Scholar Athlete Award, qualified for the President’s List (4.0 GPA), obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology with a minor in psychology in 2011. 

Prior to Odessa, she played softball for the Tejanas of El Paso Community College, where she also earned her Associate’s Degree. She graduated from Chapin High School in El Paso, where she made First Team All-District three times and as a senior hit .349 and received the Most Athletic Female Award.