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  Sarah Lyons
Sarah Lyons

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Omaha, Neb.

High School:
Brownell-Talbot College Prep

Height:
5-7

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
10/19/1988

Experience:
4L


AT MAJOR MEETS
2008 C-USA Indoor 1st 400m, 54.55
2008 C-USA Indoor 5th 200m, 24.55
2008 C-USA Outdoor 1st, 400m, 53.11
2008 C-USA Outdoor 2nd, 200m, 23.37
2008 NCAA Midwest Regional, 4th, 400m, 53.11
2008 NCAA Outdoor Championship qualifer, 400m

2009 C-USA Indoor 6th, 400m, 56.84

PERSONAL BESTS
Indoor

60m - 7.73, 2008 Houston Invitational
200m - 24.37, 2008 Tyson Invitational
400m - 54.55, 2008 C-USA Indoor

Outdoor
100m - 11.68w, 2006
200m - 23.37, 2008 C-USA Outdoor
400m - 53.11, 2008 Texas Relays

2011
Outdoor:
Placed fourth in 400m (55.84) at TSU Relays... 200m B time of 25.55 at Shirley Crowe... 17th in 200m (25.29) at Victor Lopez Classic and eighth in 400m B (56.91)... Third in 400m (56.58) at SFA Alumni Invitational and fourth in 200m (24.79)... Seventh in 200m (24.34) and fifth in 400m (55.81) at UTEP Invitational... Finished third in 400m with season-best time of 55.50 at J.Fred Duckett Twilight... 200m time of 24.85 at Rice Field & Track Meet... 200m prelim time of 24.14 (season-best) and 400m prelim time of 55.09 (season-fast) at C-USA Outdoor.

2010
2010 Arthur Ashe Sports Scholar Award - First Team
Indoor:
Prelim time of 58.54 (23rd) in 400m at C-USA Indoor, did not advance to final and 25.25 time in the 200m and did not advance... 22nd in 400m (1:00.31) at UH All-Comers Meet... 19th in 400m (57.85) at Texas A&M Challenge... Placed 22nd in 400m with a time of 1:00.85 at Houston Indoor Invitational.

Outdoor: Finished 12th in 400m (58.23) at UTEP Invitational... In the 200m, posted a time of 26.22 (34th) at Michael Johnson Classic and 59.28 (22nd) in the 400m... Placed fifth in 400m (57.88) at Duckett/Rice Twilight... At the Texas Invite, ran 57.55 (23rd)... 25th in 200m prelim (25.33) at C-USA Outdoor and 18th in 400m prelim (57.35) at C-USA Outdoor, also ninth in 4x400m relay (3:48.39).

2009
Indoor:
Finished sixth in the 400m at the C-USA Indoor (56.84)... Won the 400m at the Houston Invitational in her first race of the season (56.99) and 16th in 400m (56.22) at Texas A&M Invitational... 16th in 400m (57.09) at Notre Dame's Meyo Invitational.

Outdoor: Finished seventh (56.76) in 400m at Victor Lopez Bayou Classic.

2008
Indoor:
C-USA champion in the 400m (54.55) and fifth in the 200m (24.55).

Outdoor: C-USA champion in the 400m (53.11) and runner up in the 200m (23.37) to contribute 18 points to the Owls winning total... Also anchored the Owls' winning 4x400 relay and ran the lead leg on their third-place 4x100 relay... Placed fourth in the 400m at the NCAA Midwest Regional, qualifying for the NCAA championship... Placed 21st at the NCAA meet... Also qualified as a member of the 4x100 relay... C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medal recipient (honor goes to those C-USA student-athletes who have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better).

2007 at Nebraska
Red-shirted outdoor season... Member of DMR team that placed seventh at the Big XII Indoor... Nebraska Dean's List, 4.0 GPA High Scholar and College of Business Administration 4.0 GPA High Scholar.

HIGH SCHOOL
2006 Summa Cum Laude graduate of Brownell-Talbot College Prep... District and state champion in the 100m, 200m, and 400m both junior and senior years... Runner-up for the team state championship with the Raiders in 2005 and 2006... Member of the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL
Full Name: Sarah Maclin Lyons... Born: October 19, 1988, in Chicago, Ill... Parents: Victoria Maclin and Ken Lyons (three brothers). College: McMurtry.

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McMurtry College

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