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Sara Sargent
Sara  Sargent

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Philadelphia, Pa.

High School:
Pennsbury

Event:
Cross Country/Steeplechase


05/15/2015

Virginia's Lake Wins Steeplechase on Second Day of ACCs

Cavaliers sit in fourth place

USTFCCCA Cross Country All-Southeast Region
2013

NCAA East Preliminary Qualifier
2015:
3,000m Steeplechase

TFRRS Profile (for PRs and full results)

2016 Outdoor
• Did not compete

2016 Indoor
• Did not compete

2015 Cross Country
• Placed 64th at the ACC Championships
• Finished 74th at the NCAA Southeast Regional
• Placed 35th at the Virginia/Panorama Farms Invitational

2015 OUTDOOR
• Finished 43rd in the 3000m steeplechase at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds
• Finished 7th in the 3000m steeplechase and 16th in the 5000m at the ACC Championships
• Season-best time of 10:20.64 in the 3000m steeplechase ranks seventh in school history
• Had season-best times of 4:25.14 in the 1500m and 17:21.92 in the 5000m

2015 INDOOR
• Finished 16th in the mile at the ACC Championships
• Member of Virginia's DMR at the ACC Championships
• Had a season-best time of 4:52.88 in the mile

2014 CROSS COUNTRY
• Ninth place finish at the Virginia/Panorama Farms Invitational
• Finished 67th at the ACC Championships
• Finished 168th at the NCAA Championships
• Also competed at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational

2014 OUTDOOR
• Finished 11th in the 3000m steeplechase at the ACC Championships
• Season-best 10:49.81 in the steeplchase is the second-fastest freshman time in school history

2014 INDOOR
• Did not compete

2013 CROSS COUNTRY
• Earned All-Southeast Region honors with a 22nd place finish at the NCAA Southeast Regional
• Finished 30th at the ACC Championships
• Finished 183rd at the NCAA Championships

BACKGROUND
• Foot Locker National Qualifier
• Pennsylvania Cross Country and Track State Champion
• Holds Pennsylvania state record for the 3000m indoor
• 2013 All-American in the mile

PERSONAL
• Daughter of Kaye and Greg Sargent
• Has two younger sisters, Olivia and Julia
• Father ran cross country and track at Manhattan College

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