Samantha Higgins was a tall Tomboy-like girl with braided dark brown hair who attended Walnut Grove school.
Laura was in competition with her for the affection of Jimmy Hill. Jimmy Hill liked playing baseball with her much to the dislike of Laura. When Laura played baseball with her, she remarked that she could strike her out with a fastball but Laura hit a homerun. (Episode 414: The Rivals)
Behind the Scenes
Samantha Higgins was played by Seeley Ann Thumann.