Sara Elizabeth Herrmann graduated from Basic Military Training at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas on April 11.
Herrmann was an Honor Graduate and was in the Top 10 percent of her graduating class consisting of 603 cadets. There were 60 Honor Graduates and only 10 women graduated with honors.
Herrmann was a former basketball standout at Morristown High School and graduated from the Shelby County secondary school in 2011. She attended the University of Indianapolis and IUPUI where she was named to the Dean’s List for high honors. Herrmann was also a member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. Herrmann’s two plus years of college enabled her to be promoted to Airman First Class E-3 upon completion of BMT. She is now stationed at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, where she has entered a highly competitive technical school program to become a Medical Lab Technician. Herrmann is the daughter of Marc and Tammy Herrmann of Laurel.