South Carolina honors seniors, wins nine events.
Gamecock Open competition set to begin at 12:30 p.m.
Royster sweeps the men's 100m & 200m; women take both relays
Team rises six spots in the poll
2013 Cross Country (Junior): Competed in four races on the year ... Her best 5K time came in the Royal XC Challenge, as she finished 104th overall in 19:53.6 ... Also finished seventh on the team and 14th overall in both Gamecock Invitationals ... Raced in the season-opening Carolina Challenge.
2013 Track & Field (Redshirt Freshman): Earned a spot on the Southeastern Conference Spring Academic Honor Roll ... Did not compete in the spring.
2012 Cross Country (Sophomore): Did not compete in the fall.
2012 Track & Field (Freshman): Missed the spring seasons.
2011 Cross Country (Freshman): Ran five races as a true freshman, including two 6K races ... Ran her best 6K at the 26th Annual Roy Griak Invitational (24:34.50) while also running in the SEC Championships ... Her top 5K time came in the Winthrop Invitational, clocking a 19:26.69 ... Also ran in the Charlotte and Gamecock Invitationals.
HIGH SCHOOL: Two-time New York State qualifier in cross country ... in 2006, placed 37th individually and helped lead the team to a bronze medal finish ... two-time First Team All-League selection ... top times of 19:45 in the 5K, 10:53 in the 3000m, 5:26 in the 1600m and 2:27 in the 800m.
PERSONAL: Sarah is the daughter of Sallie Pellegrini ... Majoring in exercise science and public health.