Sawyer is a 2012 Graduate and Valedictorian of Sayre High School. She was president of her senior class and FFA chapter. During high school she was a football trainer, played softball, attended Girls State, was captain of the academic team, and a chairman of the Safe School Committee. Sawyer also served on her church’s youth group leadership team. She spent many hours volunteering her time to her school, church, and community as a way to give back.