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Sarah Barnette

Lexington, Ky.
Lexington Christian Academy
High School
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Sarah Beth Barnette

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– Appeared in 31 games with one start
– Nominee for the Allstate WBCA Good Works Team
– Recipient of the 2014-15 Virginia Women’s Basketball Coaches’ Award of Excellence
– ACC Academic Honor Roll
– Pulled in six rebounds against Auburn
– Had a team-high 11 rebounds against Delware State, narrowly missing a double-double with 9 pts while also adding five assists and blocking a shot in 17 mins.
– Scored five points with two rebounds and a steal in 11 minutes against Davidson
– Went 2-of-3 from three-point range against BC, scoring eight points with two assists and two blocked shots
– Made her lone career start in the regular-season finale against Louisville

– Appeared in 23 games, averaging 7.7 minutes per game
– Pulled in a career-high seven rebounds against High Point
– Scored six points with two rebounds, an assist and a steal in 11 minutes against UMES
– ACC Academic Honor Roll

– Appeared in 21 games, averaging 8.5 minutes per game
– Averaged 2.0 points and 1.4 rebounds per game
– Scored in double digits in her first game as a Cavalier, putting up 10 against James Madison with three assists
– Scored seven points in a season-high 27 minutes at Penn
– Played 18 minutes at Clemson, scoring six points on a pair of three-pointers

– Sat out the 2011-12 season due to NCAA transfer rules

Before Virginia
– Played one season at Kentucky, appearing in 29 games and averaging 1.7 points and 1.6 rebounds per game

High School
– Averaged 23.6 points, 8.7 rebounds, 2.4 steals, 2.2 assists and 1.9 blocks per game for Lexington Christian Academy and finished her high school career with 1,928 points and 1,076 rebounds
– 2010 Kentucky Miss Basketball
– 2010 Gatorade Kentucky Player of the Year
– McDonald’s All-American nominee
– Earned the 2010 Regional Outstanding Sportsmanship Award
– Named the 2010 LCA Female Athlete of the Year 2010
– Honorable mention preseason All-America choice for 2009-10 (Sporting News)

– Parents are Ross and Michelle Barnette
– Has an older brother, Ryan, and a younger brother, Taylor
– Graduated in May 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in sociology and is taking graduate courses during her final season at Virginia