University of Iowa Athletics

#23 Sarah Spiering

Height -
Class Jr.
Hometown Upper Burrell, Pa.
High School Burrell
Previous School Indian River CC

Hawk Item… Transferred to Iowa after playing two years at Indian River Community College in Florida.

2010 as a Junior… Appeared in 36 games with 15 starts, including eight as the designated player and seven at catcher… first career start came against North Carolina State (Feb. 27)… 1-3 with three RBI double in win over Indiana (April 4)… 1-4 with three-run home run in win at Minnesota (May 9).

2008-09 at Indian River Community College… Two-time first team all-conference selection… named second team all-state as a freshman and first team all-state as a sophomore… led Indian River to a conference championship in 2009.

High School… First team all-state selection as a junior… four-time first team all-conference pick… batted over .400 throughout high school, including a .614 average as a junior and a .624 average as a senior… holds school records for career home runs (13) and RBI (91)… led high school team to back-to-back Class AA state tournament appearances… also claimedthe 2007 ASA state championship with the Pittsburgh Patriots…named MVP at the Hawaii Classic tournament in 2006.

Personal… Bats/Throws – Right/Right… Major – recreation management… Parents – Bill and Frances Spiering… Born – Sept. 28, 1988… High School – Burrell… High School Coach – Brian Esbaugh.