6 Sarah Hawkes
6 Sarah Hawkes
Height: 5-10
Year: 2013
Hometown: Pownal, Maine
High School: Freeport
Position: Middle Blocker/Left Side Hitter
Major: Exercise Science


All-GNAC: 3rd Team (2010, 2011)
GNAC Player of the Week: 9/12/2011
GNAC Rookie of the Week: 9/7/2009 10/19/2009, 10/28/2009
GNAC Honor Roll: 9/21/2009, 9/28/2009, 11/3/2009, 10/3/2011

2011: Played in 25 matches and 87 sets…led SJC in total blocks (62), blocks per set (0.71), kills per set (2.7), total attacks (658) and kills (234)…registered nine double-doubles… tied a career-high with 22 kills on October 1st against Lasell College, a night in which she also had a 20-20 game (22 kills, 23 digs)…tied a career-high against USM on October 6th with five aces…on September 17, tied a career-high in total blocks (7) and notched a career-best, seven block assists…selected as the GNAC Player of the Week on September 12th…garnered Third Team All-GNAC honors for the second consecutive season…capped her junior year as the Monks’ all-time leader in kills (768), kills per set (2.6), attack percentage (.247), digs (823), solo blocks (129), block assists (72) and total blocks (201). 

2010: Played in 29 matches…one of only five players to play in 90 sets or more…led the Monks in kills (209), attack percentage (.202), digs (263) and total blocks (63)…tied for third on the team with 34 service aces…recorded five double-doubles, raising her career total to nine… registered double-digit digs in 15 matches…broke out with 12 kills in a win over Wentworth on September 4th…posted a season-best six blocks in a win over Wentworth on September 11th…had a season-high 23 digs with 10 kills against Lasell on September 18th…netted 22 digs, seven kills, five assists and five blocks against Suffolk on October 9th…posted 11 kills and 13 digs in a win over Husson on October 13th…became the first SJC player to earn All-GNAC honors with a Third Team accolade.

2009: Played in 110 sets…set single season records for kills (325), kills per set (2.95), total blocks (76), attack percentage (.280), and blocks per set (0.69)… ranked third on the team in digs with 216…received GNAC Rookie of the week honors back to back weeks on September 21st and September 28th…listed on the conference weekly honor roll September 7th and on October 19th…received the honor for a third time on November 3rd…collected four double-double efforts, tallied 10 or more kills in a whopping 16 matches and double digit digs in 7 contests…posted a .385 hitting percentage and had 8 kills and 8 digs in her first collegiate match against USM on September 2nd…recorded a blistering 22 kills and had an hitting percentage of .545 on September 5th against Regis College, the 22 kills were three shy of a St. Joes single match record…collected 20 kills and 10 digs on September 12th to help the Monks win the SJC Autumn Invitational against Green Mountain College…posted 14 kills and an individual game record of 40 digs on October 3rd vs.  Lasell College…had an individual game record hitting percentage of .650 that came along with 14 kills against Pine Manor College October 31st.

High School: Played four years of club volleyball (high school did not sponsor volleyball).


Personal: Sarah Elizabeth Hawkes, born on October 3, 1990 in North Yarmouth, ME....daughter of Thomas and Susan Hawkes...majoring in Exercise Science.