Sara McGlashan is a very versatile player. She peaks with the bat, with the gloves and can be considered as a true all rounder. During the National Under 21 tournament in 2001-02, when she was a member of the Central Districts, she batted at the top of the order. She participated in 7 State League matches as a member of State Central Hinds and had a highest score of 40. During the seniors’ winter tour to Europe, she was a part of the squad and debuted against the Netherlands. She became a part of the New Zealand Cricket Academy in that season and reinforced her cricketing skills. Her cricketing performance has always strengthened and she was a bit unfortunate when playing against the Indian Women team as she did not score many runs. She amassed 324 runs inclusive of 1 hundred and 2 half centuries, during the 2006-07 State League.
Sara McGlashan has participated in 80 ODI’s and in these took the opportunity to bat in 76 innings. She remained not out 13 times and accrued 1455 runs at a batting strike rate of 62.82 and batting average of 23.09. Her highest score was 97 not out. She has smashed 5 sixers, 133 fours and 5 half centuries. While fielding, she has taken 17 catches.