Sarah Volkert
Sarah Volkert
Height: 5-5
Year: So.
Hometown: Rockford, Ill.
High School: Rockford Lutheran
Position: Distance
Major: Marketing
Indoor/Outdoor: Indoor/Outdoor

2013 Season (Sophomore): Competed in the 1,500-meter, one mile, 3,000-meter and 5,000-meter runs...INDOOR: Placed third in the mile at the Wisconsin Red & White Open (Feb. 15) with a personal-best time of 5:49.52...Had personal-best times in the 3,000-meter run (11:59.47) at the Carthage Tadd Metzger (Invitational) and in the 5,000-meter run (20:03.56) at the Northern Athletics Conference Indoor Championships (Feb. 23), placing ninth in the latter...OUTDOOR: Competed in the 1,500-meter run twice, running a personal-best 5:28.83 at the Rex Foster Invitational (Apr. 5).

High School (Rockford Lutheran): Graduated Magna Cum Laude...Helped the cross country team earn two top-15 finishes at the state meet...Earned varsity letters in cross country and softball.

Personal: Daughter of Bruce and Marianne...Has one brother, Daniel.