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  Sarah Costello

Sarah Costello

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sydney, Australia

Last College:
Seminole State C.C.

Height:
5-5

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
01/26/1982

Season Outlook: Enters her senior season as veteran point guard who should contend for starting time...very fast and great court vision...should provide significant depth to the talented group of guards.

2002-03: Started 22 of 25 games played in...led the team in steals (69) and was second in the league...led the team in assists (97), which ranked her fifth in the league...came in eighth in the OVC with a 1.11 assist/turnover ratio...dished out a career-high 11 assists twice...recorded her career-best 18 points versus Morehead State...recorded a career-best 9 steals against Morehead State...versus Lipscomb she recorded a double-double performance with 13 points and 11 assists...led the team in assists 14 times and led the team in steals 12 times...OVC Newcomer of the Week (12-10-03).

Junior College: Attended Seminole State Junior College...All-Regional Tournament 2001 and 2002...was named an honorable mention All-American by the American Basketball Coaches Association in 2001-2002.

Prep: Attended Our Lady of Sacred Heart High...was member of All-State team in 1997, 1998 and 2000...named MVP of Grand Final Sydney Championships in 1999...school `Sportswoman of the Year' from 1996-2000...also competed in touch football and track and field.

Personal: Born 1-26-82...daughter of Gordon Costello and June and Peter Law...majoring in social work...also recrited by Santa Clara, Gonzaga, and Southwest Texas State...former teammate of Peta Kneen who plays for Rhode Island University...favorite athletes are Michael Jordan and Jason Kidd...biggest influences athletically are her family and friends...she lists coming to America to live out her dream of playing basketball as her biggest sports thrill.

 
 

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