Sarah Hughes
Sarah Hughes
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Southampton, England

Junior (2017-18): Participated in all eight meets for the Fighting Knights and the NCAA Division II National Championship…awarded All-Sunshine State Conference First Team accolades…posted 16 top-three finishes, logging 10 first- place performances…set personal bests in the 100 back (1:02.19) and the 50 breast (32.63) during the Lynn Sprint Invitational (01/06) 100 breast (1:03.35) 200 breast (2:17.46) during the 2018 SSC Championships (02/24)…swam in the St. Leo vs. Lyyn meet placing first in the 200 IM (2:11.92) placed second in the 200 breast (2:26.29) 100 breast (1:08.28) (10/14)…posted first in both the 100 Fly (58.60) and 400 IM (4:37.14) in the Lynn vs. Keiser, Rollins meet (10/28)…during the SCAD invitational placed first in the 400 IM (4:23.62) placed second in the 200 breast (2:19.83) and forth in the 200 IM (2:06.35) (11/30)…swam in the Lynn Sprint Invitational placing first in the 100 IM (1:02.08) 50 breast (32.63) and placed second in the 100 back (1:02.19) (01/06)…posted first place in both the 100 fly (58.08) and 200 breast (2:26.80) also placing second in the 200 IM (2:09.20) during the Florida Tech vs. Saint Leo meet (01/27)…swam in the Rollins vs. Lynn & FIT placing first in the 100 Breast (1:07.41) and in the 400 IM (4:35.08) (02/03)…swam in the 2018 SSC Championships placing second in the 400 IM (4:24.53), third in the 200 breast (2:17.46) fourth in the 100 breast (1:03.35) and fifth in the 200 IM (2:04.99) (02/23-25)…collected silver and bronze medals, bringing her career medal count to three...earned SSC Commissioner Honor Roll recognition for earning a 3.2 grade point average or better.

Sophomore (2016-17): Second Team All-Sunshine State Conference…CSCAA Honorable Mention All-American (400 IM)…competed in all six meets…logged 16 top-three finishes, including eight first-place performances…had her season-best 100 fly (57.39) at the Panther Invite (11/19)…appeared in six A-Finals (100 back, 200 IM, 200 breast, 400 IM, and the 200/400 medley relays) and a B-Final (400 free relay) at the Sunshine State Conference Championship (2/16-19)…claimed the silver medal with a season-best and a NCAA B-Cut 400 IM (4:24.08) on night two of the SSC Championship (2/17)…set more season-record times in the 100 breast (1:04.58), 200 breast (2:19.13) and the 200 IM (2:04.94) at the SSC Championship…finished seventh overall in the consolation finals of the 400 IM (4:29.58) at the NCAA Division II National Championship (3/9) to earn CSCAA Honorable Mention All-America honors…earned SSC Commissioner Honor Roll recognition for earning a 3.2 grade point average or better.

Freshman (2015-16): Attended Limestone College...teammates with current Fighting Knight Laia Coma...set school record in the 100 IM (1:01.62) and is tied for the program led in the 100 fly (57.33)...

High School: the Portsmouth Grammar School...finished sixth at the English Nationals in the 100m fly in 2013...South East Schools National Final team captain.

Personal: Born June 30, 1997...daughter of Martin and Lesley Hughes...environmental science major...enjoys windsurfing, sailing, horseback riding and skiing in her spare time.