Sara Menke
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    Sara Menke

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Murfreesboro, TN

    High School:
    Father Ryan

    Height:
    6-0

    Event:
    Distance Free

    10/26/2014

    Air Force men beat Wyoming; women fall to Cowgirls, in swimming

    Men: AF 154, Wyoming 146; Women: Wyoming 159.50, AF 140.50

    10/26/2014

    Falcon women fall to Cowgirls in swimming

    Wyoming 159.50, Air Force 140.50

    10/25/2014

    Air Force men's and women's swimming sweeps duals

    Both teams best Colorado School of Mines and Colorado Mesa

    10/25/2014

    Air Force men's and women's swimming sweeps duals

    Both teams best Colorado School of Mines and Colorado Mesa

    10/19/2014

    Air Force falls to New Mexico in women's swimming

    Senior Kim Davis won three events; Genevieve Miller won two

    PERSONAL BESTS
    200 free 1:50.79^
    500 free 4:49.70*
    1000 free 10:02.55*
    1650 free 16:40.77*
    800 free relay 7:19.96*
    * School Record
    ^ Academy Top 10

    2012-13 (FRESHMAN): Set four school records in rookie campaign, three individual and one relay...set school records at MW Championships in 500, 1000 and 1650 free and was the second-leg of the record-setting 800 free relay...swam a time of 4:49.70 in 500 free...swam a time of 16:40.77 in 1650 free...her 1000 split of 10:02.05 during the 1650 swim also set a school record...swam the fourth-fasted 200 free time (1:50:79) in school history...earned freshman most inspirational award at season-ending banquet...MW all-academic and MW scholar-athlete.

    HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Lettered four years in swimming...school record holder in the 200 and 500 free...team MVP all four years...National, Spanish and Math Honors Society member...scholar athlete and science award honoree...high school swimming coach was Shannon Philbin...swam club for Excel Aquatics, coached by Mark Walker...Excel Award winner, national qualifier in the 1650...Excel Aquatics record holder in the 500 and 1000 free.

    PERSONAL: Member of cadet squadron 22...has two older siblings...hobbies are camping, hiking and boating...favorite food is ribs...favorite movie is How to Train your Dragon...favorite books are the Harry Potter series...group in history she'd like to meet is the Beatles...something most people don't know about her is that she's been to all 50 states...credits her father as having the biggest influence on her sports career...favorite athlete is Missy Franklin...pre-race/meet ritual is a long warm up...favorite quote: "Shoot for the moon because even if you miss, you'll land among the stars."...daughter of Paul and Julie Menke.

    Inside Women's Swimming