Samantha Bricio (born November 22, 1994 in Mexico) is a Mexican volleyball player, the youngest player to play for the Mexico national team in its history. Bricio played in the 2009 FIVB Girls Youth World Championship (finishing ninth) and again in 2011, finishing twelfth. She received the 2010 Central American and Caribbean Games Best Scorer and Best Server awards and the Best Scorer award in the 2011 Youth Pan-American Cup, 2011 Junior Pan-American Cup and the 2013 Pan-American Cup.
While at USC, she won the Honda Sports Award as the nation\'s best collegiate female volleyball player in 2016.
Bricio played with the American Premier Volleyball League club Chesapeake Rising Tide from Chesapeake Bay at the 2016 league tournament held along the Open National Championships. She helped her team to win the bronze medal after they lost to Team Iowa Ice but defeated Great Lakes Lightning to achieve the third place.
She signed with the Italian league champion club Imoco Volley Conegliano for two years, starting in the 2016/17 season. She made the All-Star game selection and later won the Italian Supercup defeating 3–1 to Foppapedretti Bergamo, where she became Most Valuable Player after leading her team with 24 points.
In the 2016–17 CEV Champions League, Bricio helped her team in the pool play against and Chemik Police, another victories in the Italian Cup and helping to retake the domestic league first place. After that, she was sidelined from playing in February when she got a virus, even though, her team won the Italian Cup.
She suffered a sprain during the second domestic league quarterfinals match, being unable to play the CEV Champions League Final Four hosted by her club, who claimed the silver medal.
Mexico Jalisco (2009–2012)
United States Chesapeake Rising Tide (2016)
Italy Imoco Volley Conegliano (2016–2018)
Turkey Fenerbahçe (2018–2019)
Italy Pallavolo Scandicci (2019- )
2012 Texas A&M Invitational Most Valuable Player
2012 AVCA All-America honorable mention
2012 AVCA Pacific Region Freshman of the Year
2012 Pac-12 Freshman of the Year
2012 All-Pacific Region Team
2012 Pac-12 All-Freshman Team
2012 Pac-12 All-Conference Team
2012 Volleyball Magazine\'s NCAA Freshman of the Year
2012 Volleyball Magazine\'s All-America third team
2015 AVCA National Player of the Year
2015 Volleyball Magazine\'s Player of the Year
2015 espnW National Volleyball Player of the Year
2015 PrepVolleyball.com National Player of the Year
2015 HERO Sport\'s National Volleyball Player of the Year