Sarah Wilkes is a Canadian curler from Edmonton, Alberta currently playing third for the Chelsea Carey rink. Born in Toronto, Ontario, Wilkes had success as a junior curling playing third for the 2011 Ontario Junior Women’s Championship team. In University curling, she played third for the Wilfrid Laurier University women’s curling team, winning the 2011 and 2012 CIS/CCA Curling Championships under skip Laura Crocker.
After university, Wilkes and Crocker moved to Alberta. They would play in the 2013 Alberta Scotties Tournament of Hearts, losing in the semifinal. In 2015 Wilkes was invited to join the Alberta team, skipped by Val Sweeting at the 2015 Scotties Tournament of Hearts. Two years later Wilkes made it back to the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, this time representing Alberta as part of the Shannon Kleibrink rink. She also filled in for Joanne Courtney on Team Homan at the 2017 Humpty’s Champions Cup winning her first Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling title. In 2019, Wilkes joined forces with Chelsea Carey, Dana Ferguson, and Rachel Brown. She made her third appearance at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, this time winning the event and the right to represent Canada at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship.
Wilkes has also had success in mixed curling, winning the 2016 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship with the Mick Lizmore skipped Alberta Team. Sarah is currently engaged to Mick and is employed as a student advisor at the University of Alberta