20 - Kara Sherrard
Kara Sherrard
Birth Date: 05/08/1991
Height: 6-0
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Lancaster, Calif.
High School: Quartz Hill HS
Position: OH
UC Santa Barbara
2009

Redshirted. High School
In her junior and senior years at Quartz Hill High, Kara led the Rebels to consecutive undefeated Golden League seasons...As a senior she was named Golden League Player of the Year and First Team All-CIF Southern Section...Also served as the team's captain...As a junior was also a First Team All-CIF Southern Section pick as well as First Team All-Golden League and was named the Best Outside Hitter in the Golden League...Averaged 5.6 kills per game with a 51.4 hitting percentage and a 60.8 kill percentage...Helped team to CIF quarterfinals as a senior and semi-finals as a junior...That was the furthest the school had gone in the state tournament...Named the 2009 Quartz Hill High Female Athlete of the Year...Also competed in soccer and was named the 2007 Defensive Player of the Year. Club
Was a three-year player on Revolution Volleyball, serving as the squad's outside hitter...Helped lead the team to a Gold Division finish and subsequent improved finishes at the Volleyball Festivals in Reno and Phoenix. Personal
Kara Corine Sherrard came into this world on May 8, 1991 to James and Roberta Sherrard...Enjoys skiing, swimming, going to the beach and traveling with her parents...Lists "The Notebook" as her favorite movie... Calls "Twilight" and other mysteries her favorite reads...While she has yet to declare a major at UCSB, Kara would like to be a physical therapist or sports trainer...Has a brother, Michael...Calls her parents her personal heroes.