Sara Hayworth
Sara Hayworth

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fowler, Ind.

High School:
Benton Central

Last College:
Illinois State

Event:
Back/Fly

Birthdate:
05/30/1983



2003-04: Three-event finalist at the Texas A&M Fall Invitational (100 and 200 butterfly, 100 backstroke) ... her 100 fly time of 1:00.19 at Texas A&M was a season best , while her 200 fly mark of 2:09.32 proved to be a career best ... season best 100 back time of 1:00.24 was posted at the Big Ten Championships ... against Michigan State, placed third in the 200 fly (2:10.52) and fifth in the 100 fly (1:01.11).

2002-03: Competed in three races at the Big Ten Championships (100 and 200 fly, 200 back) ... posted a new personal best in the 200 back, clocking a time of 2:08.44 in the Big Ten prelims ... recorded several top-8 finishes in the 100 and 200 fly and 200 back ... highest finish was sixth place, which she achieved in the 200 fly against Notre Dame and at the Rainbow Invite in Hawaii.

2001-02: Swam at Illinois State ... tallied second-best team time in the 200 fly at 2:10.24 ... had team's third-best time in 200 IM in 2:17.45 ... tallied best team time in the 200 back against UIC ... recorded 10 other top-three finishes during year ... at conference championships, finished 10th in the 200 fly with a time of 2:12.31 and 12th in the 200 back in 2:12.18.

High School: Four-year varsity letterwinner in swimming and two-year varsity letterwinner in volleyball ... four-year Most Valuable Swimmer ... four-year state meet qualifier in the 100 back ... three-time state meet qualifier in the 100 fly ... finished sixth in the 100 fly as a senior at the state meet ... conference champ in 100 back as a sophomore, junior and senior ... set conference record in 500 free as a senior ... conference champ in 500 free as a junior and senior ... finished career with nine school records and one conference record ... tallied most assists on volleyball team both years ... graduated with Indiana Academic Honors diploma.

Personal: Born May 30, 1983 ... given name is Sara Elizabeth Hayworth ... parents are Roger and Deborah Hayworth ... has three sisters: Erin, a Ball State graduate: Jill, also at Purdue, and Jenna ... enjoys reading in her free time ... plans on majoring in communication.