2002-03: Competed in the shot put nine times during indoor season ... tallied five victories and placed lower than third just twice ... won Patriot League Indoor Championship with a throw of 45 feet, 1 3/4 inches ... claimed victory against Navy with a toss of 44-5 1/2 ... added the discus and javelin to repetoire during outdoor campaign ... compiled five more victories in 17 tries in the three events ... won Patriot League title in the discus for the second consecutive season with a throw of 146-5 ... four career Patriot League victories ... placed second in the shot put at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship ... outdoor season-best in the shot put came on way to a seventh-place showing at the ECAC Championships ... registered a distance of 45-7 ... tallied one victory in the javelin with a throw of 119-7 in the first home meet of the outdoor season.
2001-02: Recorded multiple gold-medal performances in the discus and shot put during the outdoor season ... captured first place in both throwing events at the Patriot League Tournament, against Navy and at Army?s Dick Shea Open ... discus launch of 154-feet, 5 inches at the North Carolina Last Chance Qualifier was a career best ... throw is also the second longest in Academy history (Albritton, 158-9) ... posted five first-place finishes during both indoor and outdoor competitions ... recorded best shot put throw of the season and career at the Patriot League Outdoor tournament (45-1 3/4) ... shot put launch of 44-2 3/4 was good for first place against Navy.
2000-01: Finished second in the discus at the Patriot League Outdoor Championships (146-1) ... recorded five Top-5 finishes in the discus during outdoor season ... finished second in the shot put in a 1-2-3 sweep over Navy ... established a season-best throw of 40-11 1/2 in the shot put at the Penn State National Open ... finished seventh in the shot put at the Patriot League Indoor Championships ... was third at the Yale Indoor Invitational (40-6) ... finished eighth in the javelin at the Patriot League Championships (115-4).
High School: Graduated from Bloomington North High School in 2000 ... earned varsity letters in volleyball, track and field and weightlifting ... captained the track and field and volleyball teams ... 2000 state champion in the discus ... placed sixth in the shot put as a senior at the state championships ... four-time all-conference selection for track and field ... finished first at the Indiana State Powerlifting Championships ... led volleyball team to a fourth-place finish at the 1999 state tournament ... school record holder in the shot put (44-6) and discus (160-11) ... served as secretary of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Sara Fields ... born Dec. 30, 1981 ... daughter of Rudy and Kay Fields ... also a member of the Army volleyball team ... sister, Ann, is a freshman teammate on both the volleyball and track and field teams ... majoring in Environmental Engineering.