Samantha Juarez is in her third season as assistant softball coach for Crowder College. Her responsibilities for the Roughrider Softball team include working with the infielders and catchers. In the 2013-2014 season, she helped coached Roughrider Softball team to a 40-12 season and ending ranked #18 in the Nation. She previously coached at Ecclesia College with Head Coach John Sisemore. There, she helped start the softball program in 2011 at the college.
Originally from Tucson, Arizona, Coach Juarez attended MidAmerica Nazarene University (Olathe, KS) for Coach Steve Babinsk where she was a four year starter. She graduated 2009 with degrees in Athletic Training and Sports Management. Along with playing softball, she competed for the Pioneer Olympic Weightlifting team. In 2009, she was awarded the National Strength and Conditioning All-American Award. Coach Juarez coached the summer weight training program for the MNU football team in 2009 along with various Kansas City club volleyball teams.