5 Sara Epps
5 Sara Epps
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Orcutt, CA
High School: St. Joseph HS
Position: F
Experience: 2V
Club Team: Eagles SC

2014 -- Started in the attack for the initial four matches of the season, and also came on during the ensuing three, before suffering a season-ending injury at Oral Roberts on Sept. 14 ... placed five shots on goal before beginning the rehabilitation process for upcoming senior year ... as a show of support for their teammate, after the injury, the squad continued to display her No. 5 jersey behind the bench.

2013 --
Played in 18 games, starting the last 11 near the top of the attack ... had assists versus Sacramento State on Aug. 30, at Saint Mary's on Sept. 27 and at Cal State Northridge on Oct. 10 ... first goal of the season came against UC Irvine on Oct. 6 ... also fired five other shots on target.

2012 -- Was named to the All-Big West Conference Second Team and the All-Freshman Team after playing in 18 matches (including nine starts) ... her 74th-minute goal at Long Beach State on Oct. 7 was the ninth-latest equalizer in school history; the Mustangs went on to win 4-3 in the second overtime, and she was named the conference offensive player of the week ... also made history five days later, as her assist just 1:09 into the game against Cal State Northridge on Oct. 12 resulted in the program's fifth-earliest goal ever ... finished with four goals to go with four assists ... took 12 other shots on goal during the rest of the season.

2011 -- Redshirted.

Prep -- During her career at St. Joseph High School in Santa Maria, scored a program-record 61 goals before an injury ... in junior year alone, had 37 goals (a single-season record) and 18 assists for the Knights ... was named first-team All-Southern Section Division 4 and was an All-Los Padres League honoree ... also ran track and cross country ... was a three-year scholar-athlete ... played club for the Ventura County Eagles.

Personal -- Born on March 14, 1993 in Sacramento ... daughter of Darren and Julie ... has two brothers, Josh and Ryan ... always wanted to play soccer at Cal Poly ... majors in bioresource and agricultural engineering.