Senior Sarah Palmer had not competed in archery before her freshman year. She took it up at the suggestion of her mother and has more than excelled at the sport. In her senior year her average score was 289.166.
She has won the Fayette County Championship the last two years with a score of 290. Sarah placed 2nd out of 1,145 girls at the 2019 NASP KY State Tournament with a score of 294 out of 300 and won a $1,000 scholarship. She placed 1st at the 2019 KHSAA Girls Region 8 Tournament with a score of 296 out of 300, which is a school record. Sarah has been named to the All-City Archery team for the last three years including 1st Team in 2018 & 2019. She has been the top female archer in Fayette County the last 2 years.
Sarah is the first archer from Henry Clay to advance to the KHSAA State Tournament.