(SENIOR): Appointed the UTEP Female Athlete of the Year ... Dilling was the catalyst as the UTEP soccer team set a school record by allowing just 15 goals in 21 games during the 2014 season ... started every contest and set a school record by a netminder by pitching eight shutouts ... she also fashioned a save percentage of .851 and a goals against average of 0.68; both numbers rate second in school history ... Dilling became the first goalkeeper in school history to earn first team All-Conference honors ... closed out a stellar UTEP career ranked first in school history among netminders with 41 wins, 20 shutouts, 82 games played and 82 games started. Dilling has been a force off the field as well, compiling a 3.66 grade point average and completing 59 community service hours. (JUNIOR): Started 18 matches on the year while forging a mark of 8-5-2 ... forced to the sidelines with an injury for the final three contests of the regular season but returned to health in time to start the Miners' C-USA quarterfinals contest against ECU (11/6/13) ... made 48 saves on 67 shots faced for a goals against average of 1.10 that ranked seventh in the league ... credited with four shutouts on the year ... delivered a season-high eight saves in a 3-2 season-opening win against Utah Valley (8/23/13) ... overall recorded three or more stops in eight contests ... showed improvement in her distribution off goal kicks and following saves ... came up with four big saves to help UTEP secure a 1-1 tie at UAB (10/4/13) ... posted five saves only to have a bad deflection result in an empty-net overtime winner vs. ECU in the league championships ... earned placement on C-USA Academic Honor Roll (min. 3.0 GPA).

2012 (SOPHOMORE): Started all 20 matches in net, equaling the third-most single season starts by a goalkeeper in program history ... logged 1796:31 minutes, which ranks fifth all time for the position at UTEP ... registered 68 saves to rank tied for eighth in Conference USA while her three shutouts earned her a share of 10th ... yielded 31 goals, but four of those came on penalty kicks ... made at least five saves in four contests, including a season-high nine stops against No. 16 UCF (10/14/12) ... named the C-USA Defensive Player of the Week (9/10) after turning in consecutive shutouts to guide UTEP to the 2012 Border Bash title ... posted four stops in the match against Weber State (9/7) before stopping all three tries against Sam Houston State (9/10) ... allowed one goal or fewer in 11 contests. ... named to the C-USA Academic Honor Roll (min. 3.0 cumulative GPA).

2011 (FRESHMAN): Stepped in for injured and three-year starter Chandra Morden and delivered a stellar season in the net ... earned placement on the Conference USA All-Freshman Team ... also was a C-USA All-Tournament team honoree after helping the Miners secure runner-up honors at the 2012 league tournament ... paced C-USA & was 21st nationally in saves (115) while ranking third & 107th, respectively, for save percentage (.799) ... tied for sixth in the league for shutouts (five) ... in terms of school single-season standards for goalkeepers, checked in second for minutes played (2088:32) and starts (23), fourth in wins (11) and tied for fourth in shutouts and saves ... credited with at least five saves in 14 contests, including a career-best 10 stops in the 2012 C-USA Championship at Memphis (11/5/11) ... turned away three penalty kicks to lift UTEP past Rice in the C-USA Semifinal (11/3/11) ... yielded one goal or fewer 15 times, aided by a stretch of eight straight to start her career ... earned placement on C-USA Academic Honor Roll (min. 3.0 GPA).

PRIOR TO UTEP: A part of Canada's National Training Center since 2009 and played for both the U17 and U20 Canadian national teams ... competed with Alberta's Provincial team, which took home sixth place at the national tournament ... enjoyed ample success while playing for Calgary Southwest United at the club level during the past four years ... events (and team finish) included the following: 2010 Provincial U18 Championship (bronze)...U18 Outdoor Southern Alberta (gold)...Indoor Southern Alberta (gold)...2008 U16 Provincial Championship (bronze) ... Texas Cup (silver)... Ottawa ON (silver)...Outdoor Southern Alberta (silver)...2007 Kelowna BC (gold)...Kamloops BC (gold)...Calgary Girls Tournament (gold)...Outdoor Southern Alberta (gold)...U14 Provincial Championship (gold)...U14 Canadian Nationals (5th)...U14 Provincials Indoor (4th) ...Indoor Southern Alberta (bronze)... 2006 U14 Provincial Championship (bronze)...2006 Ft. Sask. Girls Tournament (silver)...Indoor Southern Alberta (silver)...Calgary Girls Tournament (silver) ... trained with Phil Malone, keeper coach and a prominent trainer in the Calgary area.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Gordon and Lana Dilling ... has two brothers and a sister ... was a leader amongst her peers and in various youth groups at church ... is an English major ... also enjoys basketball, volleyball, snowboarding and spending time with her friends, family and her dog ... born 7/15/93 (Calgary, Alberta, Canada).


Sarah Dilling

Sarah  Dilling


Calgary, Alberta

High School:
Henry Wise HS




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