Sarah Peffley
Sarah  Peffley

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Englewood, Ohio

High School:
Northmont

Height:
5-10

Position:
Varsity

04/23/2016

Buckeyes Sweep Varsity Races vs. Syracuse, MSU

Team has three weeks off prior to the Big Ten championships

04/17/2016

No. 4 Buckeyes Win Five Races on Opening Day of Clemson Invitational

1V8, 2V8 finish the day unbeaten

04/17/2016

Ohio State Wins Four Races on Final Day of Clemson Invitational

1V8, 2V8 finish the weekend unbeaten

04/09/2016

No. 3 Buckeyes Win Seven Races Against No. 10 Michigan, Michigan St.

1V8, 1V4 and 2V4 finish unbeaten

04/02/2016

No. 3 Buckeyes Earn Six Wins against Clemson and Virginia

First Varsity Eight finishes 2-0 on the day

06/01/2015

WROW: 2015 NCAA Championships

Photos by Walt Middleton Photography

05/19/2015

2015 B1G Rowing Championships

Photos by Walt Middleton Photography

Athletic Accolades
Two-time Big Ten champion (1V4, 2V4)

2014 (Freshman Season):
Rowed as a member of the First and Second Varsity Four throughout the season ... placed second behind Michigan at Griggs Reservoir on March 29 with the first varsity four ... finished second to No. 9 Michigan (7:19.08) but ahead of No. 11 Stanford in the first session of the Oregon State Classic at Dexter Lake in Lowell, Ore.; placed first (7:17.20) over Michigan, Stanford, Oregon State and Duke during the second session ... claimed first place (7:28.8) over No. 19 Louisville, Indiana and Iowa at the Big Ten Challenge April 12 in Iowa City, Iowa ... captured a win over No. 9 Notre Dame (7:34.4-7:43.75) and placed second (7:28.5) to No. 4 Virginia at the Big Ten/ACC Challenge April 19 in Ann Arbor, Mich. ... defeated Michigan State (7:40.40-7:58.98) and No. 17 Louisville (8:12.93-8:46.76) May 3 at Belleville Lake in Ann Arbor, Mich. with the second varsity four ... captured the boat's second-consecutive conference title in a time of 7:34.32 at the 2014 Big Ten Championships at Eagle Creek Park in Indianapolis, Ind.


Prior to Ohio State: Three-year member of the Dayton Boat Club where she rowed port ... named Most Valuable Novice Rower in 2011 ... awarded Hammer Award in 2012 and Coaches Award in 2013 ... also named Team Captain in 2013.

Personal: Daughter of Brian and Pam ... has two siblings, Greg and Rachel ... plans to attend veterinary school after graduation ... enjoys drawing, reading and volunteering at animal shelters ... member of high school National Honor Society and National Technical Honor Society ... lists greatest sports thrill as racing at the Governor's Cup in Columbus (2013) with the Dayton Boat Club and placing first in the first varsity four.