Sarah Hedgepeth is in her 10th year as an assistant coach with the Bearcats in 2018-19. Last year, she contributed to the Bearcats on their way to a 17-10 overall record, including a runner-up finish in the Northwest Conference Tournament.
Hedgepeth served as an assistant coach at Willamette from 2005-06 through 2007-08, and then returned to WU in 2012-13. She is a 2004 graduate of Portland State University.
At PSU, Hedgepeth was twice named First Team All-Big Sky Conference. As a senior, she averaged a double-double while leading the Vikings in scoring, rebounding, and field goal percentage. She ranks second in career rebounds at Portland State, as well as 10th in field goals made and 10th in field goal percentage.
After college, Hedgepeth played four years of professional basketball in Portugal, Puerto Rico, Hungary and Finland.