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Sarah Palmer
Sarah Palmer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Gansevoort, N.Y.

High School:
Schuylerville

Event:
Jumps

Experience:
SR


05/29/2013

School-Record 296 Penn State Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors in 2012-13

Record-Breaking Academic and Athletic Year Continues for Penn State Student-Athletes

04/16/2013

Track and Field Well Recognized at SAAB Banquet

Women's cross country garners highest GPA award; Casciano recognized for "True Grit"

02/23/2013

Women Finish Fourth at Big Ten Indoor Championships

Jones, Ricketts make medal stand with silver-medal efforts

10/09/2012

Track and Field Training Update - Women's Jumps

Spend an afternoon with Coach Fritz Spence and the Nittany Lions women's jumps squad

05/04/2012

Personal-Best Efforts Highlight Jim Thorpe

Nittany Lions use home competition to prep for Big Ten Championships next weekend

On the National Stage... || 2014 Outdoor || Qualified for the NCAA East Prelims in the high jump ... Finished 42nd with her height of 5-5.75

At the Big Ten Championships... || 2014 Outdoor || Placed third (5-7.25) || 2014 Indoor || Took eighth (5-7.25) || 2013 Outdoor || Placed seventh overall with a season-best clearance of 5-8.50 (1.74) || 2013 Indoor || Finished fifth in the high jump standings with a leap of 5-7.25 (1.71) || 2012 Outdoor || Placed 16th overall in the high jump || 2012 Indoor || Scored a fifth-place finish in her first Big Ten appearance, clearing a season-best 5-8 (1.73)

In the Field... || 2014 Outdoor || Only competed in the high jump ... Opened the 2014 outdoor season with a win at the Crimson Tide Invitational with her height of 5-7 ... Won the high jump at the Team Challenge with her season-best height of 5-8.75 ... Tallied fourth-place finishes at the Penn Relays and the Sun Angel Track Classic with her height of 5-7.75 || 2014 Indoor || Only competed in the high jump ... Opened the 2014 indoor season with a ninth-place finish (5-5) at the Penn State Indoor Relays ... Tallied a third-place finish at the Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup with her season-best height of 5-7.75 || 2013 Outdoor || Earned top five finishes at the Jim Thorpe Open, Bucknell Team Challenge, and LSU Battle on the Bayou ... Top individual finish was a third-place standing at the Jim Thorpe Open || 2013 Indoor || Top finish was a runner-up standing at the Penn State Relays ... Took fourth overall at the Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup || 2012 Outdoor || Picked up a victory at the Bison Outdoor Classic with a clearance of 5-8.75 (1.75) ... Recorded a runner-up finish at the LSU Invitational and finished third at the Bucknell Team Challenge ... Also placed second at Jim Thorpe || 2012 Indoor || Cleared 5-7 (1.70) to win the high jump in her first collegiate appearance at the Penn State Relays ... Placed third in the high jump at the Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup ... Also turned in top 10 finishes at the Penn State National and Nittany Lion Challenge

Before Penn State... || High School || Enjoyed outstanding success in the high jump during her career at Schuylerville High School, coming in with a career-best clearance of 5-9.25 ... A dominant force on the New York high school scene, winning five-straight Section 2 titles in the event ... Won a total of four N.Y. high jump crowns over her career ... Cleared 5-8.75 (1.75) to finish fourth at New Balance Indoor Nationals as a senior || Personal || Born May 18, 1993 ... Currently enrolled in the Division of Undergraduate Studies ... Daughter of Chris and Lisa Palmer

Collegiate Personal Bests || Track and Field

Event Indoor Outdoor
High Jump 5-8 (1.73) 5-8.75 (1.75)
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