Sarah Bires
Sarah  Bires


Martinsville, Ind.

High School:

2005-06 Season (Junior):
  • Ranked fifth on the squad with a career-best 83.5 average.
  • Matched career-best with a round of 76 twice.
  • Earned three top-10 finishes, including a best of 8th at the Krump Kup.

    2004-05 Season (Sophomore):

  • One of only four Bearcats to complete all 26 rounds of play.
  • Twice fired a season-low round of 78, including at the Conference USA Championships.
  • Recorded first career hole-in-one at the Great Smokies Intercollegiate.
  • Finished year with an 84.3 average.
  • Earned two top-25 finishes, including a best of 13th at the Huskie Classic.

    2003-04 Season (Freshman):

  • Concluded first collegiate campaign with team's third-best average of 86.7.
  • Played in all 11 tournaments, carding a career-low round of 76 at the Northern Kentucky Invitational.
  • Placed fourth at the Krump Kup, while also earning a trio of 35th-place finishes.

    High School: A four-year letterwinner at Martinsville High ... earned all-conference accolades during last three years and was the conference medalist as a senior ... finished ninth at the state tournament after taking first place at the regional ... served as team captain during senior campaign ... won six tournaments as a senior ... member of Student Council and Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

    Personal: Born March 23, 1985 ... daughter of Greg Bires.

    Academic Major: Elementary education.

    Honors: National Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholar Team (2006), Inducted into UC's Legion of Excellence (2004), BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team (2006), Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2004-05), Squad's Scholar-Athlete of the Quarter (Winter 2004, Spring 2004, Fall 2004, Spring 2005, Spring 2006), Topcat Scholar (2004-06), Bearcat Scholar (2004).

    Bires' Career Statistics

    YearRoundsStrokesAvg.Low Round
    Fall 200614112480.374