Sarah Mae McGowan
Sarah Mae McGowan
Year: So.
Hometown: Johns Creek, Ga.
High School: Chattahoochee
Major: Pre-Nursing


  • 2017-18 PBC Gold Scholar
  • 2017 - one top-20 finish

At Georgia College

Major: Pre-Nursing

Minor: Spanish

High School 

  • Chattahoochee High
  • Head coach: Mike Morris and Tim Reeder
  • Team MVP for cross country and track
  • Cross Country Team Rookie of the Year
  • Cross Country Coaches Award
  • School record in the mile
  • Cross Country Cougar Award
  • Academic Athlete and Scholar Athlete in both cross country and track
  • Honor Roll
  • AP Scholar


  • Nickname is Sarah Mac
  • Parents: PJ and Theresa McGowan
  • Born March 2
  • Chose GC "for the friendly community and the outstanding nursing program"
  • Biggest sports thrill: racing someone in the finish shute
  • Pre-race ritual: eating Cheerios and praying as a team
  • Favorite movie: Forrest Gump
  • Lives by the motto: "Everything happens for a reason" 


2017 Top Times [4 races]

6K 25:41 Bobcat Invitational 10/06/2017
5K 21:25 VSU Border Clash 09/01/2017