Hometown/Residence: Kailua, Hawaii/Kailua, Hawaii
Birth Date: Sept. 10, 1982
Club Team/Coach: Asics Rainbow VBC (Honolulu, Hawaii) / Luis Ramirez
High School/Grad Year: Hawaii Baptist Academy (Honolulu, Hawaii) / 2010
College Status: Verbal commitment to University of Texas
USA VOLLEYBALL HIGHLIGHTS: 2008 - Helped U.S. Girls' Youth A2 Team to the silver medal at the USA Volleyball High Performance Championship in the Women's International Junior Division. 2007 - Selected to attend the USA Volleyball Girls' Youth Holiday Camp at Pomona, Calif...Led U.S. Girls' National Select A1 Gold Team to the gold medal in the Youth Division of the USA Volleyball High Performance Volleyball Championship. 2006 - Part of Aloha Region High Performance Team that competed in the Girls' Select Division of the USA Volleyball High Performance Championship.
CLUB/PREP HIGHLIGHTS: 2009 – Helped Asics Rainbow VBC win the Aloha Region Championship in the 18 Under Division. 2008 - Part of fifth-place team at USA Junior Olympic Girls' Volleyball Championships in the 15 Under National Division, while being named to the All-Tournament Team...Named HHSAA Division II Tournament Most Outstanding Player while leading Hawaii Baptist Academy to the state title...Tabbed Honolulu Star-Bulletin All-State and Player of the Year...Picked as Gatorade State Volleyball Player of the Year...Chosen PrepVolleyball.com High School All-American. 2007 - Named HHSAA Division II Tournament Most Outstanding Player while leading Hawaii Baptist Academy to the state title...Assisted 14U Team to National Division title at the USA Junior Olympic Girls' Volleyball Championships. 2006 - Part of fifth-place team at the USA Junior Olympic Girls' Volleyball Championship in the 13 Club Division. 2005 - Helped team win the bronze medal in the 12-and-Under Club Division of the USA Junior Olympic Girls' Volleyball Championships.
PERSONAL: Born Sarah Caitlin Palmer on Sept. 10, 1992, in Honolulu, Hawaii… Parents are Douglas and Lori Palmer… No siblings…Hobbies include volleyball and beach…Favorite food is steak…Favorite Book is Twilight…Favorite music is R&B, Hip-Hop and Rap…Favorite musical group is Jonas Brothers…Favorite athletes are Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh…Most admired people are my parents because “they sacrifice so much for me and support me in whatever I do.”…Happiest moment in life was becoming Division II Hawaii State High School champions two years in a row.