As a junior (Fall 2006) Did not play--injured.
As a sophomore (Spring 2006) Began the season placing 73rd after carding a 257 at the Central District Invitational... Placed 95th after shooting a 278 at the Texas A&M "Mo" morial... Posted a 284 to finish in 83rd place at the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational... Placed in a tie for 77th as an individual after carding 242 at the Susie Maxwell Berning Classic... Carded a 257 to finish in 58th place at the Big 12 Championship.
As a sophomore (Fall 2005) Shot a 255 to tie for 67th while playing as an individual at the ORU Shootout... Placed 47th as an individual at the Marilynn Smith Invitational with a total of 243... Carded a 244 to finish in a tie for 69th at the Tyson/Embassy Suites Invitational... Posted a 266 to finish in 89th at The Derby.
As a redshirt freshman (Spring 2005) Did not participate.
As a redshirt freshman (Fall 2004) Placed 64th after carding a 278 total while competing as an individual at the Marilynn Smith Invitational.
As a freshman (2003-04) Redshirted the 2003-04 season.
High School Was a four-time letterwinner in both golf and basketball at Bishop McGuinness High School... Coached by Scott Beck... Named Friday Newspaper Female Athlete of the Year for her basketball and golf achievements in 2003... Placed ninth at the 2002 4A Oklahoma state championships... Finished first at the Enid Classic in 2002... As a sophomore, placed 11th in the 2001 4A Oklahoma state championships... Finished 17th at the state championships in 2000... Was a member of the National Honor Society for three years... Earned the Scholar-Athlete Award in 2003.
Personal Born Sarah Marie Kierl on August 8, 1984, in Oklahoma City, Okla.... Daughter of T. Philip, Jr. and Susan Kierl... Majoring in business management... Her first birdie was at the age of 14... If she could play one course in the entire world, it would be St. Andrews... Her favorite music is country... Lists Michael Jordan as the person she'd most like to play a round of golf with because he is a great competitor... Her favorite quote is "Challenges can be stepping stones or stumbling blocks. It's just a matter of how you view them."... The first thing she learned about golf was "you'll never hit the same shot twice"... Her favorite food is pizza.