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Sara Lenhoff
Sara Lenhoff
Height: 5-6
Year: Fr.-HS
Hometown: Santee, Calif.
High School: Santana
Position: Swimming
Events: Backstroke

Academic Notes: Majoring in biomedical science...4.73 high school GPA, ranked fifth in high school class...AP Scholar and member of Key Club...Golden Eagle Scholar-Athlete Award recipient in 2014.

Career Notes: Second fastest time in program history in 100 Backstroke (55.55)...Second fastest time in 200 Backstroke (1:59.26).

2013-14 (Freshman): Earned one All-WAC first team honor and one second team honor at WAC Championships...Swam in 100 and 200 backstroke and 200 IM and 200 and 400 medley relays at the WAC Championships...Finished third in 100 Back with a career-best time of 55.55...Finished fourth in 200 Back with a career-best time of 1:59.26 after sixth-best prelim time...Advanced to the C final and finished 22nd in 200 IM with a career-best time of 2:08.31...Swam the first leg of the 200 Medley Relay team that finished fourth with a time of 1:42.19...Swam the first leg of the 400 Medley Relay team that finished fourth with a time of 3:43.84...Totaled 11 top-three finishes during the season...Placed second in 100 Back versus New Mexico and in 200 Back versus Oregon State...Also swam in 100 Fly during the season.

High School: Four-year letterwinner and starter and one-year team captain at Santana HS...Two-year Scholastic All-American...2012 San Diego Section CIF champion in the 100 backstroke for Division II...Three-time Grossmont Valley League Swimmer of the Year...Three-time Santana HS Most Valuable Player...2012 San Diego Section All-CIF...Holds school record in 100 backstroke and 200 IM...Also swam for Heartland Swim Association.

Personal: Sara Catherine Lenhoff was born Sept. 9, 1995 in La Mesa, Calif....Daughter of Chris and April Lenhoff...One older brother, Colin...Brother, Colin, swims for Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute...Chose NAU because she loved the team, the coach and the school and Flagstaff is the perfect college town.