Emily Myers
Emily  Myers

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Cabot, Ark.

High School:
Cabot HS

Event:
Distance/XC

Experience:
SR


07/28/2016

Six named to USTFCCCA All-Academic team

Squad also receives team honor

07/08/2016

Nevada places 66 on MW Scholar-Athlete Award list

League-record 734 student-athletes honored

07/08/2016

Nevada places 66 on MW Scholar-Athlete Award list

League-record 734 student-athletes honored

07/06/2016

Wolf Pack well represented on Spring Academic All-Mountain West team

Pack placed 87 on the spring list

02/26/2016

Wolf Pack picks up 10 more points in championships

Two fourth place finishes highlight the day for Nevada

Cross Country Bio

2015-16 Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Representative

SENIOR OUTDOOR (2015-16) – Did not compete (redshirted) 

JUNIOR INDOOR (2015-16) – Broke the Nevada school record in the 3000 meter (9:29.67) at the UW Invitational, taking 11th at the highly competitive meet … broke the Nevada school record in the 5000 meter (16:22.51) at the Husky Classic just two weeks later … Was ranked in the top five in both events for the duration of the season … placed fourth in the 5000m at the Mountain West Indoor Championships … placed third in the mile at the Ed Jacoby Invite … competed in four meets … served as a captain during the entire 2015-16 season ... named a 2016 Mountain West Scholar-Athete ... was named to the USTFCCCA all-academic team

JUNIOR OUTDOOR (2014-15) –Placed 16th at the NCAA Prelims while breaking the Nevada 5000 meter record, crossing the finish line in 16:22.81 … placed fifth in the 1500m with a time of 4:28.41 at the Hornet Invite (3/21), her time is ranked sixth on the Nevada all-time list… set a pair of school records after winning the 5000m with a time of 16:30.69 at the Legends Invitational (4/3), and in the 10,000m with a time of 34:58.09 at the Mt. Sac Relays (4/16) …  finished sixth in a field of 39 in the 5000m with a time of 16:49.34 at the MW Outdoor Championships (5/16) … also earned a top-10 in the 10,000m at the MW Outdoor Championships (5/15) with a time of 35:32.76

SOPHOMORE INDOOR (2014-15) – Set the school record on the Nevada all-time list, placing third in the 5000m at the UW Invitational (1/30) with a time of 16:37.04 … earned a top-10 finish in the same event at the Mountain West Indoor Championships (2/27) … also picked up a top-10 at the MW Indoor Championships (2/28) in the 3000m with a season-best time of 9:56.70

SOPHOMORE OUTDOOR (2013-14) - Finished first at the San Francisco State Distance Carnival running a 5,000-meter time of 16:43.50, the third best time in school history ... Finished third at the Mountain West Outdoor Championships in the 10,000-meter run turning in the third best time in program history ... Named First Team All-Mountain West

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN INDOOR (2013-14) - Finished 3rd at the Jacksons/NB Boise Indoor Invite running the 3,000-meter run in a time of 10:04.26 ... turned in the fifth best 3,000-meter time in school history of 9:53.58 in an eighth place effort at the Mountain West Indoor Championships ... Brought home a bronze medal after finishing third in the 5,000-meter run at the Mountain West Indoor Championships with a converted time of 17:35.57, the sixth best in school history ... Named First Team All-Mountain West

FRESHMAN OUTDOOR (2012-13) - Finished fifth at the Cal-Nevada championships running the 5,000-meter in 17:39.14 ... Collected a ninth place finish with a time of 11:15.09 in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Azusa Pacific Bryan Clay Invitational ... Finished 12 at the Mountain West Outdoor Championships running 11:44.54 in the 3,000-meter steeplechase

FRESHMAN INDOOR (2012-13) – Did not compete (redshirt)

HIGH SCHOOL - Attended Cabot High School in Cabot, Ark. ... lettered four years in cross country and swimming and three in track and field ... won conference championships in all sports she participated in each year ... top high school times include: 3,200m (10:40.6), 1,600m (5:04.6), and 800m (2.21) ... named to the all-conference cross country team all four years, all-state cross country 2009 and 2010, and all-conference and all-state in track and field all three years

PERSONAL – Graduated with a Bachelor’s of Arts in December of 2015 with a degree in international affairs … is now pursuing her master’s in public administration ... also recruited by the University of Arkansas, University of Central Arkansas, Arkansas State University, Lipscomb, and Hawai`i ... ... chose Nevada because of the great location ... lists favorite athletes as Lolo Jones and Amy Hastings ... daughter of Lee and Tracy Myers ... has one sibling, Drew Myers

 

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