Emily Myers
Emily  Myers

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cabot, Ark.

High School:
Cabot HS


08/29/2016

Cross country shines in potential for 2016

Trip to Pre-Nationals highlights regular season meets

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

04/06/2016

Nevada cross country team honored by USTFCCCA for academics

Emily Myers receives individual honor

02/11/2016

Record number of Wolf Pack student-athletes earn Academic All-Conference honors

50 student-athletes from fall sports honored by the league.

11/12/2015

2015 Mountain West Cross Country Championships

Photos from the 2015 Mountain West Cross Country Championships at Montreux Golf Course.

Track & Field Bio

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

Senior (2015) -
Led the team in every race of the season ... Finished her collegiate cross country career with 15 consecutive races in which she placed in the top-three among Nevada racers ... Earned her first ever collegiate cross country victory at the Nature's Bakery Nevada Twilight Classic ... Tied for 2nd on the 5K all-time list with a time of 17:21 at the Sacramento Capital Cross Challenge ... Placed 13th at the Mountain West Championships, her best conference finish ever, to earn second team all-conference honors ... Finished in the top-20 at 17th at the NCAA Mountain Regional Championships ...  was named a 2015-16 Mountain West Scholar-Athlete

JUNIOR (2014) -
Mountain West Athlete of the Week (Sept. 2) ... Finished second at the Nevada Twilight Classic, opening the season by setting the second best 4K time in program history, 14:29 ... Set the school 6K record ... Finished one place behind teammate Demerey Kirsch in 17th at the WCC Preview Meet with a time of 21:51 ... Finished 78th out of 390 athletes at the Roy Griak Invitational.

SOPHOMORE (2013) - Opened the season with a fourth place finish at the Nature's Bakery Nevada Twilight (15:26) ... Tied the tenth best 5K time in school history of 17:36 at the Sacramento State NCAA Inter-Regional Jamboree ... Ran 22:41.5 at the Mountain West Cross Country Championships to finish 28th overall ... Finished 54th at the NCAA Mountain Region Championships completing the six kilometer race in a time of 21:51.8 ... Named to the 2013 Fall Academic All-Mountain West team

FRESHMAN (2012) - Started her Wolf Pack career by running the fifth best 4K time in school history, 14:56, at the Nature's Bakery Nevada Twilight, and finishing seventh overall ... Placed 34th in the Oregon Dellinger Invitational 5K running 18:03 ... Finished fourth at the Nevada Chase Relay ... Ran 22:09.1 at the Mountain West Cross Country Championships to finish 30th overall ... Competed at the NCAA Mountain Region Cross Country Championships finishing in 75th place ... Named Mountain West Freshman of the Year for cross country

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, Arkansas state record), 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 international affairs ... 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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