Name: Sarah Scherer
Sport: Shooting
Discipline(s): Rifle Shooting
Event(s): 10m Air Rifle, 50m Air Rifle
Height: 5-7
Weight: 137
DOB: 2/12/1991
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah
Hometown: Woburn, Mass.
High School: Homeschooled (Billerica, Mass.) ‘09
College: Texas Christian University ‘13, Nutrition
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2012, 2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 8th (10m), 33rd (50m)
  • London 2012 Olympic Games, 7th
Personal: Daughter of Ken and Susan Scherer...Brother, Stephen (deceased, 2010), represented Team USA at the 2008 Olympic Games in rifle shooting...Previously retired from competitive shooting to have two back surgeries, but returned in 2015...Aspires to become a registered dietician and get her masters as a physician’s assistant...Interests include playing soccer, basketball, softball and Frisbee...Hobbies include Latin and American ballroom dancing, clay crafts and jewelry making...Favorite sports to watch are gymnastics and figure skating.