May 13, 1977 |
Warwick, RI, USA
|Height||5 ft 10 in (178 cm)|
|Weight||130 lb (59 kg; 9 st 4 lb)|
|Hockey East team||Providence|
|National team||United States|
|Olympic medal record|
|Women's Ice hockey|
|Gold||1998 Nagano||Ice hockey|
|Silver||2002 Salt Lake City||Ice hockey|
Sara DeCosta (born May 13, 1977) is an American ice hockey player from Warwick, Rhode Island, an alumna of Toll Gate High School. She won a gold medal at the 1998 Winter Olympics and a silver medal at the 2002 Winter Olympics.
She is the daughter of Nancy and Frank DeCosta.
Awards and honors
- 2000 and 2002 USA Hockey Women’s Player of the Year Award (also known as the Bob Allen Women's Player of the Year award) 
- "Contributions of long-overlooked Jewish sports heroines finally recognized" (PDF). Brandeis University. The Hadassah Brandeis Institute. Retrieved 12 September 2009.
- "Annual Awards - Through the Years". USA Hockey. Retrieved 24 June 2010.
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