3 Sarah Porter
3 Sarah Porter
Height: 5-11
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Atlanta, GA
High School: Holy Innocents Episcopal
Position: S

Career :
Has appeared in 60 matches and registered 188 sets of action ... Ranks 12th all-time at Emory with 1,296 assists and is ninth in assists average (6.89 aps).

Junior (2018):
Injuries forced her out of competing during the 2018 season.

Sophomore (2017):
Part of a three-player rotation at setter, she competed in 32 matches and logged 100 sets ... Ranked seventh among UAA players with a 5.33 assists-per-set average ... Second on the team with 35 service aces ... Eight matches with two or more aces to her credit ... Dished out 33 assists (tying team's third-highest individual mark during the year), registered six kills and came up with a season-high four aces in a sweep of Agnes Scott (Oct. 5) ... Turned in four matches of double-figure digs ... Career-high nine kills, 29 assists and 13 digs over five sets of play vs. Carnegie Mellon (Oct. 15) at the UAA Round Robin II ... Helped the Eagles to a 3-2 win over Illinois Wesleyan (Sept. 2), totaling 23 assists and a season-high 14 digs ... Team leader with 25 assists in a sweep of Chapman (Sept. 8) ... Played in all five sets at No. 11 Wittenberg (Sept. 2) and paced the club with 26 assists while chipping in three service aces. 

Freshman (2016):
Played in 28 matches and registered 88 sets of play ... Ended the campaign with a team-leading 763 assists, the sixth-highest mark among league performers ... Averaged 8.67 assists per set, good for the No. 5 position on the UAA ladder ... Third on the squad with 38 service aces and her team-high average of 0.43 aces per set tied for second in the conference ... Recorded a pair of 46-assists performances, which represented her season highs, at the UAA Round Robin II - vs. Chicago (Oct. 15) and Washington University (Oct. 16) ... 45 assists, nine digs, five kills and two block assists in a 3-2 outcome over Ohio Wesleyan (Sept. 10) ... Five outings with 40 or more assists ... Doled out 41 assists in helping the Eagles hit .378 as a team in a sweep of Case Western Reserve (Oct. 2) ... Played in all four sets of a 3-1 victory vs. Rochester (Oct. 1) and chalked up 38 assists, nine digs and two service aces ... Finished with 42 assists to go along with a  season-high tying six kills, eight digs and a season-high five (2-3) total blocks in a five-set encounter vs. No. 15 Eastern (Oct. 22). 

High School:

Local product who was a four-year member of the Holy Innocents program where she played for coach Taylor Noland … Was a member of three consecutive (2013-15) state championships teams … Was the Class AA Co-Player of the Year as a senior …  Averaged 5.3 assists and 3.0 kills per set her final campaign in helping her team to a 33-12 record … Averaged 9.3 assists per set as a junior … Closed out her prep career as HI's all-time leader in assists … Tabbed as a First Team All-State honoree three straight years … Selected as the 2015 2A All Area Player of the Year … Three-time member of the AVCA HIES Academic Team … 2015 AVCA Under Armour Watch List … Brought home First Team All-Area acclaim on three occasions … Plays for the A5 Volleyball Club under the guidance of coach Bob Westbrook … USA Volleyball High Performance Girls Select A1 a total of six times … 2014 Volleyball Factory National Team Selection … Member of the National Honor society … Earned one gold medal and two silver medals for Scholastic Art and Writing Awards state competition … Earned an art award for 2D design in 2014 with some of her art work hanging in both the High Museum of Art and in the Atlanta History Museum.

Personal:
Daughter of Bill and Judy Porter ... Born April 14 ... Majors in biology. 


Career Stats

Year SP-MP K KPS A APS DIGS DPG
2017 100-32 71 0.71 533 5.33 175 1.75
2016 88-28 56 0.64 763 8.67 127 1.44
TOTAL 188-60 127 0.67 1296 6.89 302 1.60



Sarah Porter Career-High Assist Matches

Opponent SP Assists Date
Washington Univ. 4 46 10/16/2016
Chicago 4 46 10/15/2016
Ohio Wesleyan 5 45 9/10/2016
Eastern 5 42 10/22/2016
Case Western 3 41 10/2/2016