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Vanderbilt football announced Friday that senior Sarah Fuller would dress for the Commodores’ football game against Missouri on Saturday, Nov. 28. She is getting the opportunity after COVID-19 contact tracing has left Vandy with “a limited number of specialists.”

If she takes the field, she would be the first woman to play in a Southeastern Conference football game. 

Here is some basic information about Sarah Fuller: 

Here are five more things to know about Vanderbilt football kicker Sarah Fuller.

Sarah Fuller to wear No. 32 for Vanderbilt football 

Vanderbilt women’s soccer player Sarah Fuller could make her debut for the football team on Saturday against Missouri. (Photo: Vanderbilt Athletics)

The Vanderbilt football team and Sarah Fuller both tweeted photos Friday afternoon of her in a No. 32 Vanderbilt football uniform. She is also listed as No. 32 on the Vanderbilt football roster. 

She’ll also have the phrase “Play Like A Girl” on her helmet. Fuller explained on Twitter that Play Like A Girl is “a nonprofit that encourages girls to play sports and get exposure to STEM opportunities.” 

The photo Fuller tweeted showed her sitting with a soccer ball between her feet. She said in the tweet, “Let’s make history.” 

Vanderbilt football tweeted, “History in the making.” 

She also wore No. 32 for the Vanderbilt women’s soccer team. 

Sarah Fuller stats for Vanderbilt women’s soccer

Sarah Fuller started nine of the 12 games Vanderbilt women’s soccer played during the fall 2020 season. She recorded shutouts in three of those games, and the team went 7-2 with her in the net. 

She helped Vandy women’s soccer capture the 2020 Southeastern Conference Tournament title. 

Her first career start came against South Carolina on Oct. 11, 2020, and she made six saves in the game.

Before the fall 2020 season, Fuller played one game as a junior in 2019 and one game as a sophomore in 2018. 

Sarah Fuller, soccer teammates wore Black Lives Matter warm-up shirts 

The Vanderbilt women’s soccer team wore T-shirts during warm-ups for several games this fall that said “Black Lives Matter” across the front of the black shirts. 

The Vanderbilt women’s soccer Twitter account showed the team wearing the shirts as recently as its games Nov. 19 against Texas A&M and Nov. 17 against Tennessee. 

It tweeted a photo of Fuller wearing the shirt before her first career start against South Carolina on Oct. 11, 2020. 

Tennessee Titans, Nashville SC praise Sarah Fuller

The Tennessee Titans and Nashville SC both sent tweets Friday praising Sarah Fuller. 

The Titans said, “It’s your time, @SarahFuller_27! First woman to play in a Power Five college football game. LET’S GO!”