Frese on Myers: “From the day she arrived on campus, Sarah has been stepping up for us. She's a really hard worker and is not afraid to lead and take on responsibility. The same attributes I liked when I first saw her in high school are still there and she’s going to be a really good player for us."
As a Freshman (2016-17): Scored 2 points with 2 steals in Maryland debut (Nov. 13)...led the Terps with 9 assists, 6 points, 6 rebounds off the bench vs. MDES (Nov. 16)...hit 2 threes for 6 points with 2 steals, a rebound and an assist vs. Mount St. Mary's (Nov. 18)...added 5 points and a steal at Niagara (Nov. 20)...grabbed 4 boards and added 2 assists vs. #21 Arizona State (Nov. 25)...grabbed a rebound in 4 minutes at #7 Louisville (Dec. 1)...dished 3 assists with 1 rebounds and a bucket vs. UMBC (Dec. 4)...added a bucket, 3 assists and a block vs. Towson (Dec. 6)...grabbed 3 boards with an assist, a steal and a bucket vs. Saint Peter's (Dec. 8)...grabbed 3 boards with an assist and a steal at Duquesne (Dec. 21)...added a rebound and a bucket at Nebraska (Jan. 4)..grabbed 2 boards in win over Rutgers (Jan. 22)...hit a three for 5 points, 2 boards, an assist and a steal at Illinois (Jan. 26)...added 2 blocks in 5 minutes at Indiana (Feb. 5)...added 2 buckets, 2 boards and a steal vs. Wisconsin (Feb. 15)...added an assist vs. Minnesota in Big Ten Quarterfinals (March 3)...dished 2 assists with a rebound and a steal in 5 minutes vs. Michigan State in the Big Ten Semifinals (March 4)...added 3 assists with a bucket and a rebound in NCAA First Round vs. Bucknell (March 17)...grabbed a rebound and a steal in 3 minutes vs. #22 West Virginia in NCAA Second Round (March 19).
Before Maryland: Ranked No. 92 overall player by the All Star Girls Report...2016 McDonald’s All-American nominee...four-year starter at South Forsyth...averaged 23 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists and 3 steals as a senior...averaged 20.5 points for career and finished with 2,350...holds all-time scoring record at South Forsyth...led team to four straight 20 win seasons, including a trip to the Final Four, beating three top 10 teams along the way...team earned record of 91-25 in her four years...scored career-high 37 points against No. 5 team in Georgia...team won Region 6-AAAAAA title and she was named Tournament MVP as a junior...named to the 2015 Naismith All-Metro Third Team...earned Atlanta Journal-Constitution First Team All-State in 2016, Second Team in 2014 and 2015...named Region 6-AAAAAA Player of the Year in 2016 and was Forsyth County Player of the Year in 2014...named First Team All-Region all four years...named Georgia Coaches Writers Association First Team as a sophomore, junior and senior...won two regular season Championships and one Region 6-AAAAAA Tournament Championship (named MVP) and had a 56-12 Region record in her four years...team was undefeated (17-0) until an injury in her last region game as a senior...named the 2014 Forsyth County Tip-Off Club Player of the Year...2015, 2014, 2013 Offensive Player of the Year at South Forsyth...named to 2013 All County Team by Forsyth County Tip-Off Club...sophomore, junior, senior...named to the 2014 All Tournament Team at the CresCom Bank Invitational in Myrtle Beach. the 2013 MVP of the Holiday on the Hardwoods Tournament in Cherokee, N.C., 2014, 2013, 2012 Player of the Month, December by the Forsyth County Tip-Off Club.. the 2015, 2014 XL-212 MVP South Forsyth HS...the 2015 GACA All-State Girls Basketball Team-North...member of the National Honor Society with a 4.1 GPA.
Personal: Parents are Jeffery and Deborah Myers…has two siblings – Rachel and J.T….both parents played basketball at West Georgia…came to Maryland for the academic excellence and to play for Coach Frese…kinesiology major.
MYERS' CAREER HIGHS
|Points||6 (2X) last vs. Mount St. Mary's (11/18/16)|
|Rebounds||6 vs. MDES (11/16/16)|
|FGM||3 vs. MDES (11/16/16)|
|FGA||5 (2X) last vs. Mount St. Mary's (11/18/16)|
|3FGM||2 vs. Mount St. Mary's (11/18/16)|
|3FGA||3 (2X) last at Illinois (1/26/17)|
|FTM||2 (2X) last at Illinois (1/26/17)|
|FTA||4 at Illinois (1/26/17)|
|Assists||9 vs. MDES (11/16/16)|
|Blocks||2 at Indiana (2/5/17)|
|Steals||2 (2X) last vs. Mount St. Mary's (11/18/16)|
24 vs. MDES (11/16/16)