Varsity Field Hockey
Head Coach, Sarah Jacobs
Cell Phone: 720-323-0911
Coach Sarah Jacobs began coaching at SMA as the JV head coach since 2012. She is excited for the transition to the Varsity head coach for the 2014 season. Sarah is a Colorado native and was a two sport high school athlete in soccer and field hockey, in addition to a competitive synchronized swimmer, diver, and dancer. She was a member of three state championship field hockey teams and two state championship soccer teams before going on to play field hockey at Johns Hopkins. While at Hopkins she served as team captain and received the Most Valuable Player Award her senior year. She earned her BA in Behavioral Biology and a minor in Entrepreneurship and Management.
Sarah coaches with Denver Field Hockey Club and travels to coach teams at the National Festival Tournament and Disney Showcase. She still loves to play the game, and has been competing in adult leagues since she graduated. When Sarah is not playing or coaching field hockey, she enjoys her other passions as a synchronized swimming coach and snowboard instructor. She is currently pursuing a Sports Psychology Certification through the American Board of Sport Psychology. Sarah enjoys being outside and enjoying the mountains of Colorado, and her other interests include snowboarding, soccer, diving, and dancing.
Favorite Quote: “I am a member of a team, and I rely on the team. I defer to it and sacrifice for it, because the team, not the individual, is the ultimate champion.” -Mia Hamm