University of Iowa Athletics

#16 Sarah Lehman

Height 5-10
Class So.
Hometown Iowa City, Iowa
High School Regina
Previous School Coe College
Sarah  Lehman - Softball - University of Iowa Athletics

2021 as a senior

  • Made 19 appearances with 13 starts.
  • Threw 10 complete games.
  • Had a 2.82 ERA and struck out 54 batters.
  • Pitched a complete game eight inning shutout against Penn State on March 12.
  • Threw a season high seven strikeouts against Michigan State on February 28.

2020 as a junior (season cut short due to Coronavirus)

  • Pitched 0.1 IP against East Carolina, striking out one batter.

2019 as a sophomore

  • Saw action in 18 games with 11 starts
  • Made her first appearance against Morgan State on Feb. 23, giving up one hit and striking out two in 1.2 IP
  • Notched her first career start against Green Bay on March 8
  • Pitched her first complete game against Rutgers on April 21, giving up one hit and zero runs in 7 IP to earn her first career win
  • Struck out a career-high eight batters against Nebraska on April 24
  • Saw action in six of Iowa’s last eight games
  • Ranked second on the team with 50 strikeouts

2018 as a freshman at Coe College (Volleyball)

  • Played 105 sets, recorded 161 kills and 19 assists
  • Tallied 1.5 kills per set
  • Notched 30 service aces.

High School

  • Tallied 823 strikeouts over four years at Regina
  • Posted 48 wins and 25 losses in the circle
  • Three-time All-Conference Elite honoree
  • 2A Iowa High School Pizza Ranch Player of the Year during her sophomore year
  • Three-time first team All-State member
  • Holds record for most strikeouts in a state tournament game with 22
  • Three-time All-Tournament selection
  • Won two state championships in four appearances
  • Four-year volleyball and basketball letterwinner and played one year of varsity soccer


  • Born May 25, 1999
  • Daughter of Chris and Angie Lehman
  • Has three siblings (Sydnay, Cale, Cameron)
  • Sydnay plays softball and volleyball at Ellsworth Community College
  • High school coach was Jon Prottsman
  • Business major