Sarah Volkert
Sarah Volkert
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Rockford, Ill.
High School: Rockford Lutheran
Major: Marketing

2014 Season (Senior): Competed at six meets...Ended career with a personal-best 6K race of 26:04.9 at the NACC Championships (Nov. 1)...Improved time over each of last three races of season...Posted a 26:10.8 at the UW-Oshkosh Brooks Invitational (Oct. 18)...Recorded a 26:36 at the Benedictine Eagle Invitational (Oct. 10)...First 6K of season was a 26:33.8 at the CUW Invitational (Sept. 13)...Also ran at the Roy Griak Invitational (Sept. 27, 28:29.5)...Opened year with a 14:02.1 two-mile in the Maranatha Baptist-CUW Dual (Aug. 30).

2013 Season (Junior): Competed at three meets...Ran a personal-best time of 26:57.34 at the NACC Championships (November 2)...Began season with a 27:04.4 at the Falcon Invitational (September 14)...Also competed at the Roy Griak Invitational (September 28).

2012 Season (Sophomore): Competed in two events...Ran a personal-best time of 27:22.8 at the Brissman-Lundeen Invitational (Sept. 21)...Started year by running a 27:43.9 at the Falcon Invitational (Sept. 15).

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.