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  Sara Sams

Sara Sams

Player Profile

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Pickerington, Ohio

High School:
Pickerington North

Event:
BR

Birthdate:
08/18/1994

2013-14:Competed in all 12 meets during her freshman campaign...Swam in a total of 46 events and finished in the top-three on seven occasions...Best time in the 100-yard breaststroke was a 1:05.36 during the prelims of the Mid-American Conference Championships on Feb. 28...Top time in the 100-yard butterfly was a 57.56 at the MAC Championships on Feb. 28...Best time in the 200-yard breaststroke was a 2:24.17 at the MAC Championships on March 1...Top 200-yard freestyle time was a 1:41.89 on Feb. 8 at Miami...Best time in the 200-yard medley relay (1:48.31) occurred on Jan. 25...Best time in the 400-yard medley relay (3:52.72) on Nov 21 at Virginia Tech.

High School: Swam four years on varsity team at Pickerington North High School ... Played in the marching band for four years ... Team captain during her senior season ... All-Ohio honoree in 2013 ... All-OCC during all four years of her high school career ... Team was OCC champions in 2010, 2011, and 2013 ... Was very strong academically, earning a spot on the Distinguished Honor Roll while also earning an honors diploma, an Award of Merit, and a President's Award ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Swam on a club team uner the direction of coach Kyle Goodrich.

Personal: Born Aug. 18, 1994 ... Daughter of Jeff and Irene ... Has one sister, Elizabeth ... Lists favorite athlete as Natalie Coughlin and favorite team as the Cincinnati Reds ... Enjoys hiking, biking, listening to music, and reading books ... Plans to major in Political Science with the goal of becoming a lawyer.