UC Santa Cruz student athlete Sarah Mackey has been recognized by D3hoops.com for her outstanding performance on the basketball court this past week. Mackey has been named to the website's "Team of the Week" which recognizes the top performance at each of the five positions from the previous week.
Sarah had her first career triple double on Friday January 21st versus rival Chapman University. Scoring 22 points, pulling down 12 rebounds and blocking 10 shots, she led her team to a 2 point win. Her 10th block came on the last shot to preserve the win. Sarah followed up her Friday night performance with 26 points, 7 rebounds, and 4 blocked shots to lead her team to a win at Simpson University on Saturday. Sarah's block midway through the second half started an 18-2 run to put the game away for the visiting Slugs.