Sara Barron
Sara  Barron

Oakland, Mich.

High School:
Notre Dame Prep




Six Commodores earn USTFCCCA academic accolades

Team posts 3.35 GPA to earn team honor


Alternative commencement ceremony held for student-athletes

Ceremony held Tuesday afternoon


Senior Memories 2016

Graduating seniors reflect on their time at Vanderbilt


58 Commodores named to Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll

Men's and women's cross country, football and soccer student-athletes honored


89 Commodores tabbed to Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll

Members of baseball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, tennis and track teams honored


NCAA Championships (Boettcher)

Vanderbilt finished 19th at the NCAA Championships on Nov. 21, 2015. (Photos by Jerome Boettcher)


Belmont Opener

The Commodores' men's and women's teams competed in the Belmont Opener to open the season.


2012 Commodore Classic

Action from the 2012 Commodore Classic, held at Percy Warner Park on Saturday, September 15.

Major: Music, Management, and Marketing

Barron's Track Bio: HERE

• 2015 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2015 All-South Region
• 2015 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2014 NCAA South All-Region Team
• 2014 All-SECTeam
• 2014 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2012-2013 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Barron's Times on

2015 Cross Country: Was the fifth Commodore across the line, and finished 177th overall, at the NCAA Championships with a time of 21:22.40. … Captured All-Region honors with a 22nd-place finish at the NCAA South Regional, posting a time of 20:56.63 to help VU win its second consecutive region title. … Finished third for VU and 104th overall with a time of 21:01.7 at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational. … Took 30th place with a PR of 17:011.7 at the tradition-steeped Notre Dame Invitational. … Finished 46th with a time of 17:55 at the Commodore Classic. …Finished 16th with a time of 18:14.3 at the Belmont Opener.

2014 Cross Country: Capped an outstanding season by earning both All-Region and All-SEC honors after helping lead the Commodores to one of the best seasons in team history, which included their first-ever NCAA South region title and a second-place finish at the SEC Championships. ... At the NCAA Nationals 6K, finished 175th with a time of 21:44.20. ... At the NCAA Regionals 6K, earned a personal best of 19:59.40, placing ninth. ... Placed 14th at the SEC Championships 6K with a time of 20:34.60. ...Posted a time of 21:15 at the Wisoconsin Adidas Invitational 6K for a 104th finish. ... Placed 40th in Roy Griak Invitational 6K with a time of 22:16.00. ...Finished fourth at the Commodore Classic 5K with a personal-best time of 17:17.50, the second-best time among the Vanderbilt runners. ... Took sixth with a time of 18:02.39 at the Belmont Opener 5K.

2013 Cross Country:
Covered 4.94K at the Crimson Classic in 18:20.95. ... Ran 22:54.90 at the Roy Griak Invitational, the season's first 6K race. ... Clocked a personal-best in the 5K with a time of 18:15.26 at the Commodore Classic. ... Opened her season at the Belmont Opener running the 5K course in 19:23.38.

2012 Cross Country: Placed sixth overall in her collegiate debut, helping Vanderbilt win the Belmont Opener with a 4K time of 14:43.0 ... Finished 23rd overall at the Commodore Classic (22:11.5) ... Posted a time of 18:47.7 in 5K at the Greater Louisville Classic, finishing 45th ... Placed 76th at the SEC Championships (22:18.7).

High School (Notre Dame Prep): Won state championships in 800 meters and 1600 meters as a senior ... Placed eighth at the state cross country meet in 2011 ... Nationally ranked top times in the 800 meters (20th) and 1600 meters (15th) ... Finished fourth at he New Balance High School Nationals in the 800 meters ... Michigan D-2 State Champion in the 800 meters (2011).

Personal: Daughter of Bruce and Lissa Barron. Sister to Liz (23), PJ (22), and Michaella (15).

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