Sara Menke
    Sara Menke


    Murfreesboro, TN

    High School:
    Father Ryan


    Distance Free


    Air Force falls to New Mexico in women's swimming

    Senior Kim Davis won three events; Genevieve Miller won two


    Falcons place third at Bulldog Invite

    Senior Kim Davis won three events


    Men's and Women's Swimming/Diving teams compete in Bulldog Invite

    Both teams compete on Friday-Saturday, Oct. 10-11


    Swimming and Diving teams set to open the season

    Men's swimming and diving teams, and women's diving team, opens the season Oct. 3-4; Women's swimming team opens season, Oct. 10-11


    Air Force places 29 on the Mountain West Scholar-Athlete team

    The MW Scholar-Athlete Award is one of the highest academic honors bestowed by the Conference

    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 record holder in the 200 and 500 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 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