2 Sara Thacker
2 Sara Thacker
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Ijamsville, Md.
High School: Urbana
Position: OF/LHP
Major: Operations Management


2012: Comes to the Spartan program from Urbana High School in Maryland ... is one of the Spartans' top recruits for the year ... brings a great deal of versatility as she can pitch and play the outfield ... will get significant innings as the Spartans' number two pitcher while she can play the outfield when she isn't in the circle ... offensively, she is a hitter that can settle in the middle third of the Spartan lineup as she should get significant at-bats as a freshman.

Personal: Is the daughter of CJ and Diane Thacker ... is a supply chain operations management major while she is also minoring in marketing ... names Shaun White as her favorite professional athlete ... lists wave surfing and snowboarding as her favorite hobbies ... was a member of the Maryland state softball champions last spring as a senior.