Sara is from Trenton, Michigan, United States and is a member of Sea Scout Ship 1148 of the Great Lakes Field Council Service Council. She has been active in scouting for 10 years and has earned the rank of Apprentice. She just graduated from Henry Ford College.
In high school, she played volleyball, basketball, softball, earned her varsity letter in golf, and was part of the National Honor Society where she did a lot of community service. She got her academic letter her junior year of high school and made the Dean’s list in her first year of college.
In her Sea Scout ship and Venture crew, she was secretary for a year, then vice president, and then Boatswain. She raced the Port Huron to Mackinac race last year and helped teach the flying scot class at Edison Boat Club and also has her skipper’s card from Edison.
She is very active in sailing in her sea scout ship She really enjoys the sport and feels she is ready to compete internationally.
She has been sailing competitively for 2 years, but overall for 4 years. She competes in races at least 5 times this past year. She has raced in flying scots and in bigger boats.
The Motor City Regatta was held at the Detroit Yacht Club in the Detroit River, but all her other racing has been in Lake Huron, Lake Erie, and the Detroit River.