Sarah Bearden
Sarah Bearden
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: LaGrange, Ga.
High School: LaGrange
Major: Business

In 2015:  USA South Women's Runner of the Year... Won the USA South individual championship in a time of 23:54.... Finished over 30 seconds ahead of second place runner... Became first LaGrange runner to win USA South Runner of the Year and individual championship... USA South All-Conference... 37th out of a field of 200 runners at NCAA Division III South/Southeast Regional... U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) NCAA Division III Women's All-Academic Team... Best performance of the season came at the season-ending 6,000 meter Berry Invitational where she placed 14th out of 179 runners in a time of 23:04... Third at the West Georgia Invitational... Named USA South Runner of the Week twice during season...

High School: Region champion in 3200 in 2012, 2013, 2014... 1600 and cross country champion in 2014... Placed fourth in 1600 and 3200 at state as a junior... Third in the 3200 and fourth in 1600 as a senior... Placed sixth at state in cross country as a junior and 11th as a senior... Georgia State University scholarship athlete for 2014-15 year...

Parents: Ken and Cindi Bearden.