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Sara Putt

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Player profile

(Updated June 2017)
height
5-11
year
Redshirt Sophomore
hometown
Jupiter, Fla.
high school
Jupiter

STATS

Year Overall Tourn. Dual
2016* 32-3 0-0 32-3
2018 32-12 3-2 29-10
Total 64-15 (.810) 3-2 61-13 (.824)

*at Stetson

ACCOLADES:

Florida State

  • CCSA All-Tournament Team (2018)
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll (2018)
  • AVCA Top Flight Award, No. 3 w/ Macy Jerger (2018)
  • VolleyMob Pair of the Week w/Francesca Goncalves (February 27, 2018)
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll (2017)

Stetson

  • AVCA All-American (2016)
  • Atlantic Sun Pair of the Year {along with Vendy Strakova} (2016)
  • Atlantic Sun Freshman of the Year (2016)
  • Atlantic Sun All-Tournament Team (2016)
  • Atlantic Sun Pair of the Week {along with Vendy Strakova} (March 8, 2016)
  • Atlantic Sun Pair of the Week {along with Vendy Strakova} (March 15, 2016)
  • Atlantic Sun Pair of the Week {along with Vendy Strakova} (March 29, 2016)
  • Atlantic Sun Academic Honor Roll (2016)

Redshirt Sophomore (2018):

Saw a stellar breakout performance in her first season competing with FSU, earning a 32-12 overall record (29-10 dual, 3-2 tournament) and picking up 19 ranked wins with four partners … Her 32 season overall wins is tied for the 10th-most all time with three other players, including Macy Jerger … Started off the season with Francesca Goncalves and played primarily at the No. 3 position … The two went 6-1, with all six wins coming consecutively, and earned wins against four ranked teams … Teamed up with Ali Eager for two matches at the Seminoles’ first home event of the season, earning two wins at the No. 3 position, including a ranked win against Stetson’s Harris/Noble … Went 2-7 with Vanessa Freire at the No. 1 and 2 positions, earning one win in each position … The pair earned two ranked wins, one against UCLA’s Justine/Sponcil (No. 2) and one against LMU’s Slattery/Ferris (No. 1) … Paired up with Macy Jerger at the end of March and became the Seminoles’ most consistent pair while playing at the No. 3 position … The two went 22-4 through the end of the season with a 19-2 dual match record, earning 12 ranked wins … Their 22-4 record was good for the second most on the team … Jerger/Putt went undefeated through the regular season and CCSA Championship, winning 19 consecutive matches, 18 in a row at the No. 3 position … The pair went 6-0 in Emerson, Ga. as the team won its third straight CCSA Championship, earning them a spot on the CCSA All-Tournament team … Led fourth-seeded FSU to an NCAA National Runner-Up finish with two wins on the first day of the Championship against fifth-seeded USC and No. 1 overall UCLA … The pair was selected for the USA Volleyball Collegiate Beach Championship in Hermosa Beach, Calif. where they went 3-2 and fell to the eventual champions, LSU’s Coppola/Nuss … Jerger/Putt was named the top pair at the No. 3 position in the AVCA’s Top Flight awards for their 17-0 record heading into the NCAA Championship.

SOPHOMORE (2017):

Took a redshirt season as she did not compete during the 2017 beach volleyball season.

FRESHMAN (Stetson, 2016):

Earned All-American honors as a freshman in 2016… finished off her freshman campaign 32-3 at the No. 1 position with Vendy Strakova as they became the first pair of Stetson All-Americans in beach volleyball history … competed in the 2016 NCAA Beach Volleyball National Championship as the duo helped the Hatters maintain a Top 10 ranking in the AVCA Coaches Poll throughout the season … ended their season with a series of losses to No. 1 Florida State and No. 4 UCLA in the 2016 NCAA Championships in Gulf Shores, Ala. … the duo of Putt and Strakova became the first Atlantic Sun freshmen named Pair of the Year … wrapped up a perfect 11-0 mark in Atlantic Sun regular season and postseason … established the school and conference single-season record dual match victories (32) … won the first 21 straight matches to start the season … recorded non-conference wins over No. 4 UCLA, No. 5 Hawaii, No. 10 Georgia State, No. 10 Florida International, No. 12 LSU, No. 18 Tulane, No. 19 South Carolina and No. 20 Florida Atlantic.

HIGH SCHOOL:

Placed fifth in the 19U gold bracket at the USA Volleyball Beach Volleyball National Championships in 2014 in Hermosa Beach, Calif. … earned a sixth place finish in the 18U gold bracket at AAU Beach Volleyball National Championships … helped lead Jupiter High School to a 28-1 record and the semifinals of the Florida High School Athletic Association Class 8A State Championship … marked the second straight year Jupiter won a regional championship and competed in the state Final Four … finished with 184 kills from the right side position during her senior year.

PERSONAL:

Sara Jane Putt was born in Tampa, Fla. … daughter of Stefani Putt … majoring in dietetics… born November 6, 1996.