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  Sara Schweiger
Sara Schweiger

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Schwangau, Germany

Event:
Nordic

On Schweiger: Four-time NCAA qualifier ... two-time All-American.

2009: NCAA qualifier for the fourth year ... was 20th in the 5-km and 25th in 15-km free in NCAA meet ... struggled with illness the end of the year but was consistent early in the year ... best meet of the year was the Seawolf Invite, placing ninth in the classical and 10th in the freestyle ... best finish a seventh in the Colorado Invitational classic race, and was also 15th in the freestyle ... MWC Scholar-Athlete.

2008: Qualified for the NCAA Championships as the eighth overall women's Nordic qualifier ... finished 15th in the 15-km classic and 18th in the 5-km freestyle at NCAA's ... fifth in the 15-km classic and 10th in the 5-km freestyle at the Western Regional ... finished third in the 15-km classic at the Utah Invite, with a ninth-place finish in the 5-km freestyle ... fifth in the 10-km classic at the Colorado Invitational and 11th in the 5-km freestyle ... eighth in the 10-km freestyle and 12th in the 5-km classic at Western State.

2007: NCAA Nationals qualifier ... named to All-RMISA second team ... fifth in the 5-km skate at the NCAA Championships to earn first-team All-America honors ... raced to a fourth-place 5-km freestyle finish at the NCAA West Regional ... fourth in the 10-km freestyle at the Denver Invitational ... second in the 5-km classic at the Utah Invitational ... seventh in the 10-km freestyle at the Utah Invitational ... fifth in the 15-km classic at the Montana State Invitational.

2006: Skied to a 10th-place finish in the 5-km classical at the NCAA Championships ... earned second-team All-America honors ... 16th in the 5-km CL and 18th in the 10-km freestyle at the NCAA West Regional ... earned Academic All-America honors ... skied to a third-place podium finish in the 10-km CL at the Alaska-Anchorage Invite ... placed sixth in the 5-km CL and 10th in the 10-km FS at the Montana State Invite ... ... honor roll student.

Beyond Utah: Won the sprint relay and pursuit race at the 2001 Junior German Championships ... skated to a third-place finish in the 5-km classical at the O.P.A Spiele in `01 ... finished fourth in the 5-km classical at the Alpen Cup Furtwangen in `02 ... rallied to fourth in the sprint relay at the German Youth Championships in `02.

Personal: Daughter of Andreas and Edith Schweiger ... major is PRT Leisure Service Management ... born December 28, 1985.

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