Samantha LaBianca will be starting her junior year at Kutztown University in August where she is a member of the women’s soccer team and majoring in communications and public relations. 

A graduate of Toms River South, she has been interning with the Shore Sports Network in May and her final assignment was to interview Cam Dineen, a Toms River native and professional hockey player with the Tucson Roadrunners.

Drafted by the Arizona Coyotes in 2016, the 21-year-old defenseman will begin his second season playing in the AHL this fall.