Head Coach: Samantha Slonski
Samantha Slonski joined Pine Manor in 2013 as Associate Head Volleyball Coach. She was named Head Coach of both the Volleyball and Softball programs in November of 2013.
Slonski joined Pine Manor following a standout collegiate career at Eastern Connecticut State University. A four-year starter for ECSU women's volleyball team, Samantha is ranked 7th all-time in assists at ECSU where she competed as a setter and outside hitter.
Coach Slonski was also a member of the ECSU softball team during her freshman year. She joined the Warriors following a four-year career as both an outfielder and a pitcher at Griswold High School.
A 2012 graduate of ECSU with a degree in Sports Management, Samantha currently resides in Chestnut Hill, MA.
Assistant Coach: Melissa Pessotti
Melissa Pessotti returns to Pine Manor for her second season as an assistant coach with the softball program. A 2010 graduate of Division II Southern New Hampshire University, Pessotti amassed 73 hits, 41 RBIs and a .986 fielding percentage in 118 games over her four-year career. During her senior season, Pessotti served as a team captain and was one of only five players to appear in all 40 games for the Penmen.