Avila cross-country coach and head track coach Dave Denny said the Eagles are very excited to have Montgomery.
"We are starting a new program at Avila and Sara
seemed like an individual that fit right in,"Denny
Coach Denny already has plans for Montgomery.
could run a leg on the 4 x 100-meter relay team along with the 100 and 200-meter dash and possibly the 400 or 4 x 400.
"Sara has a wide range where she
can go anywhere from the shortest distance up to the 400 and 4 x 400,"Denny
Montgomery said to compete at the next level she
will have to work on boosting her
Page 2 of 2 - Nobody is better at short distances than Montgomery, who just last week in the Cooper County Relays in Boonville captured first in the 100, 200 and 400-meter dash and ran a leg on the 4 x 100-meter relay team, which placed first.
Montgomery is also a returning state medalist the last-two years in the 200 and 400.
However, if you ask the senior standout, she
will tell you that the highlight of her
career would have to be the 2012 district title and the 4 x 100-meter relay team finishing first.