|Hometown:||The Woodlands, Texas|
|High School:||The Woodlands HS|
2012 (JUNIOR): Sat out the season due to an injury.
2011 (SOPHOMORE): Played 26 matches, starting 11 in the season … posted 59 kills with an average of .64 kills per set … put up a personal best of 221 attacks with 192 attacks coming during conference play … posted 20 service aces with a serving percentage of .947 … recorded 184 digs with an average of 2 digs per set … put up 13 kills in the match against Northwestern State (10/29) and came close to that personal best with 10 kills at the end of the season against Texas State (11/12) … surpassed 10 digs in a match six times throughout the season.
2010 (FRESHMAN): Started two matches while playing in 12 total ... picked up 11 kills, 18 digs, four assists and four total blocks ... had two kills against Rider (9/4) and matched that total against Texas Southern (9/10), UT Arlington (9/25) and Southeastern Louisiana (10/16) ... set a personal best of seven digs against Texas Southern (9/10) and matched that total against UTA (9/25).
HIGH SCHOOL: Played at The Woodlands High School for coach Leslie Madison ... two-time First Team All-District selection as a sophomore and senior while being named a Second Team All-District selection in her junior year ... won the 2009 Lady Highlander Award for team leadership and was the team captain her senior year while leading her team to a final record of 40-7 ... helped her team to district championships in her sophomore and junior seasons and a runner-up finish in her senior year while advancing to the Region 2 quarterfinals in both of her last two seasons ... finished her senior season with 205 kills, 51 blocks, 42 aces, 245 digs and a .185 hitting percentage and was in the top five on her team in all of the categories.
PERSONAL: Born Sarah Nicole Sanchez on Feb. 20, 1992, in Metairie, La. ... parents are Gerry and Donna Sanchez ... major is kinesiology.