Sara Mitchell
Sara Mitchell
Year: So.
Hometown: Acton, Mass.
High School: Acton-Boxborough
Major: Biology
Dream Job: Physician assistant in NICU or orthopedic surgeon
Activities/Clubs on Campus: Protestant Students Association, GlobeMed
Favorite Place on Campus: Dewick
Favorite Professional Athlete: Emma Coburn
Favorite Pregame Meal: Bagel and eggs
Pregame Superstition: Triple knot the laces on my spikes
Hobbies: Reading, listening to music, carbo-loading

2018 (Sophomore): Was a member of the Tufts women's cross country that placed 12th at the NCAA Championship. 

2017 (Freshman): Finish in 18th place in the Bates Invitational 5k, making her collegiate debut… finished 70th in the Williams College Purple Valley Classic…finished 24th in the Connecticut College Cross Country Invitational out of 273 others… competed in the NESCAC Championships.

Before Tufts: Was on the cross country and indoor and outdoor track teams at Acton-Boxborough Regional High School...holds five school records (indoor mile, indoor 4x8, outdoor mile, outdoor 4x4 and outdoor 4x8)...spent four seasons as a team captain...was on varsity teams for ten seasons in high school...was a Dual County League All-Star for ten seasons...was on the High Honor Roll nine quarters during high school...was on the honor roll seven quarters...member of the National Honor Society and the Spanish National Honor Society...winner of the President's Volunteer Service Award...was the president of the student council her senior year and treasurer her junior year...was an AB Ambassador Leader.

Personal: Daughter of Lisa and Bill...has one sibling, Will (22)...brother, Will, goes to Bucknell...father, Bill, played lacrosse and was on the gymnastics team at UVM.