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Sarah Stratigakis

School

University of Michigan

Position
Midfield
Major
Sport Management

Classroom

While at Michigan, Stratigakis has earned Academic All-Big Ten honors twice.

She was also a U-M Academic Achievement Award honoree in 2019.

Character

Stratigakis is always willing to do what is needed to help progress the team. She lends a helping hand and works with the younger players so that they can develop their game.

She also interns with the Academy for Sports Leaders, which deals with sport administration and marketing.

Community

Since arriving at Michigan, Stratigakis has been a volunteer with the Mott’s Children Hospital.

While at home in Canada, Stratigakis coaches younger children.

Competition

Stratigakis had a tremendous season in 2019, culminating in United Soccer Coaches All-America second team honors. She was also named the Big Ten Midfielder of the Year and to the All-Big Ten first team, United Soccer Coaches All-North Region first team, TopDrawerSoccer second team, and Big Ten All-Tournament team.

Stratigakis was one of three players to start all 24 matches in 2019. She led the team with 26 points, coming from seven goals and a team-high 12 assists. Her 12 assists are tied for fifth all-time in single season Michigan history, also tying for ninth nationally and leading the Big Ten. When Stratigakis recorded a point in the contest, Michigan went 13-0-0. On September 17, 2019, she was named the Big Ten Co-Offensive Player of the Week.

In 2018, she earned United Coaches All-Region second team and is also a two-time All-Big Ten second team selection.

For her career, Stratigakis has 17 goals (five game-winners), 20 assists, and 3,348 minutes played in 61 games (60 starts).