Sarah Padrutt
Sarah Padrutt
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Alexandria, Va.
High School: Annandale
Events: Distance Free

Continues to provide a strong complement in the distance freestyle events … Provides strong leadership, evidenced by serving as one of the team’s two women’s captains for the upcoming season.

2016-17: Swam the 200, 500, and 1650 frees at NCACs with top finish coming via a 13th-place time of 1:56.90 in the 200-yard race, with time ranking as the ninth-fastest in program history … Hit the wall at 18:13.45 in the 1650 free, good for 13th-place, and won the bonus heat in the 500 free with time of 5:13.78 at NCACs.

2015-16: Veteran distance contributor, who swam a leg of the fifth-place 800 free relay (7:48.33) at NCACs … Turned in a strong individual showing in the grueling 1650 free, finishing in 10th-place (18:18.67) … Turned in a 5:16.21 to place 18th in the 500 free … Point-scorer in the bonus heat of the 200 free with a 1:58.83 to take second in the heat, and 20th overall.

2014-15: Splashed onto scene, earning spot on the Scots’ 800 freestyle relay for the NCAC Championships and helping the team to fifth-place (7:57.44) in that event via a 2:01.92 leg … Also a scorer in three individual events at conference meet – the 200 butterfly (20th), 500 free (23rd), and 200 free (25th).

Prior to Wooster: Earned four letters in swimming and a pair in field hockey for Annandale High School … Two-time regional qualifier.

Personal: Born Aug. 19, 1996 … Daughter of Doug and Mary Padrutt … Majoring in mathematics with a minor in computer science.