Women's Track



Emily Myers
Emily Myers

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Cabot, Ark.

High School:
Cabot High School

Event:
DIS/XC

Experience:
RS FR

01/30/2014

Nevada places 34 on Academic All-MW list

The Nevada contingent was part of a league-record 534 student-athletes who were named to the team for the fall season.

04/01/2013

Coach E Tracks The Pack

Inside look at the last track and field meet by head coach Kirk Elias

Nevada:

2013-2014: Cross Country, Finished fourth in the Nature's Bakery Nevada Twilight Classic with the fifth fastest 4K time in school hisotry (14:56) ... Tied the 10th fastest 5k time in school history (17:36) at the Sacramento State NCAA Inter-Regional Jamboree ... Competed at the NCAA Division I Mountain Region Cross Country Championships and ran the eighth fastest 6K time in school history (21:51). Indoor, Finished third in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Jacksons/NB Boise Indoor Invite ... Ran the fifth fastest 3,000-meter time in school history at the UW Huskie Invite (9:55.52) ... Finished with a bronze medal podium finish at the MW Indoor Track & Field Championships in the 5,000-meter run. Outdoor, Finished first in the 5,000-meter at the San Francisco State Distance Carnival and ran the third fastest 5K time in school history (16:43.5).

2012-13:Cross Country,Named MW Freshman of the Year for cross country ... Finished 30th in the cross country NCAA Division I Mountain Region Championships. Indoor, Redshirt, did not compete.Outdoor,Finished fifth in the 5,000-meter at the Cal-Nevada Championships with a time of 17:39.14 ... Finished ninth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Azusa Pacific Bryan Clay Invite with a time of 11:15.09 ... Competed at the MW Outdoor Track & Field Championships.

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: Majoring in nutrition and dietetics ... was a member of the National Honors Society and National Spanish Honors Society ... also recruited by the University of Arkansas, University of Central Arkansas, Arkansas State University, Lipscomb, and Hawai`i ... enjoys swimming, reading, movies, and spending time with friends ... 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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