Rockcastle County High School
Sara Patterson Hammond Barham would launch the Rockcastle County Rockets to new heights during her ascent into stardom from 2009-2011. A three time All-State performer, she would lead the Rockets to a state title in 2011 while garnering the coveted Miss Basketball award that same year. Rockcastle County’s record over her four year career was 130 wins/32 losses. Her senior year the Rockets were 36-1. She would receive a basketball scholarship to the University of Louisville where she distinguished herself athletically and academically. During her four year career, Sara would play in 15 NCAA tournament games, the most in school history, and led the Cardinals to a national runner-up finish in 2013. Sara Patterson Hammond Barham now joins the greatest players in Kentucky history as a 2021 inductee into the Kentucky High School Basketball Hall of Fame.