Sara Hartley
Sara Hartley

Hometown:
Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Nequa Valley

Event:
Distances

Year (I/O):
So./So.


2009: Outdoors, competed in the 800m three times, hitting a season best 2:17.75 at the Pepsi Florida Relays ... took eighth at the Spec Town Relays at 2:18.08.

HIGH SCHOOL: Voted team captain by her teammates in both cross country and track ... placed 18th at the IHSA Cross Country 2007 state meet running a PR of 17:38 for three miles ... all-state in the 800m (2:14) as a junior and competed at state in the 4x800m relay all four years ... three-time MVP and received the Outstanding Senior Award for cross country ... earned academic all-conference honors all four years and was an Illinois State Scholar.

PERSONAL: Sarah Hartley is pursuing a degree in print journalism ... is a member of the South Carolina Honors College ... parents are David and Joann Hartley ... hobbies include running, traveling and baking.