Samantha Basirico is from Macomb, Michigan and lives near Lake St. Clair. Samantha is currently a junior at Michigan State University majoring in Journalism with a concentration in sports. Samantha will be graduating from MSU in May of 2019. Samantha loves all kinds of sports but one day hopes to be a sideline reporter for College Football. Two female reporters that got her interested in the career are Sam Ponder and Erin Andrews. Outside of her career, Samantha likes to attend Detroit sporting events with her family, and playing with her dog Sadie, a 3-year-old Golden Retriever.