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Sara Uniacke
Sara Uniacke

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Raleigh, N.C.

High School:
Cardinal Gibbons

Height:
5-5

Position:
L/DS

Birthdate:
11/12/1987

2006 (Freshman)
Appeared in 26 matches with two starts ... played in 78 games total, the second-most out of all Deacon freshmen that season ... received the team's Deacon Award ... averaged 1.36 digs per game, which ranked seventh on the squad ... turned in 106 total digs on the year ... finished second on the team with a .949 reception percentage ... tied for fourth on the team with 13 service aces ... had the fifth-most service attempts at 285 ... played in all three matches at the Coors Invitational (Sept. 1-2) ... made her collegiate debut in the season-opener against Colorado State (Sept. 1) ... recorded four digs and an ace and served 12 times without an error against the Rams ... followed with five digs and an assist against James Madison (Sept. 2) ... appeared in all three matches and all nine games at the Marriott Flyer Invitational (Sept. 8-9) ... had an ace in each match and eight digs total, including three against Indiana (Sept. 8) and four against LSU (Sept. 9) ... served 14 times without an error against the Hoosiers ... played in all three matches and all 15 games at the Black & Gold Challenge (Sept. 15-16) ... tallied four digs, an ace and a season-high four assists against George Washington (Sept. 15) ... had five digs and her only kill of the season against Davidson (Sept. 16) ... wrapped up the weekend with a season-high two aces against Winthrop (Sept. 16) ... made her ACC debut at North Carolina (Sept. 27) and had four digs and an ace ... tallied a pair of digs and an ace at NC State (Sept. 30) ... recorded three digs in two games against Maryland (Oct. 13) ... made her first career start the following night against Boston College (Oct. 14) ... totaled three digs and an assist in Wake's four-game defeat of the Eagles ... had six digs in two games at Florida State (Oct. 20) ... tallied eight digs in three games at Duke (Nov. 7) ... turned in four digs and an ace three days later at Boston College (Nov. 10) ... recorded nine digs and an ace at Maryland (Nov. 12) ... also served 30 times without an error against the Terps ... had seven digs at Virginia (Nov. 17) ... tallied a season-best 15 digs in five games at Virginia Tech (Nov. 18) ... turned in seven digs against Florida State (Nov. 21) before finishing her season with five digs the following night against Miami (Nov. 22).

High School
Member of the Triangle Volleyball Club for four years ... also played for Club Raleigh for two years and CCVC for one year ... Triangle team won the Big South Open Qualifier in 2006 ... member of N.C. High Performance team for two years, playing under current Wake Forest assistant coach Chad Willis in 2004 ... at Cardinal Gibbons High School, won three state titles in 2002, 2003 & 2005 and finished runner-up in 2004 ... 2005 CGHS squad was ranked No. 84 in the nation by PrepVolleyball.com ... made PrepVolleyball.com's Senior Aces list ... 2005 PrepVolleyball.com Defensive Dandies Team ... National Honor Society member.

Personal
Undecided on a major ... born Nov. 12, 1987 in Raleigh, N.C. ... full name is Sara Elizabeth Uniacke ... daughter of Joe and Gail Uniacke ... lists her father as the most impressive person she knows ... chose Wake Forest for the volleyball program ... lists her most memorable moment in athletics as winning the Big South Open Qualifier ... four high school and club teammates are currently playing Division I college volleyball.

 

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