Women's Cross Country



Emily Myers
Emily Myers

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Cabot, Ark.

High School:
Cabot High School

Experience:
JR

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.

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.

11/09/2012

Cross Country Concludes Season at NCAA Mountain Regional

Nevada places 13th with 361 points

10/30/2012

Coach E Tracks The Pack

Inside look at the last cross country meet by head coach Kirk Elias

10/26/2012

Nevada Places Fifth at MW Cross Country Championships

Pack finishes with149 points

2013-2014

Cross Country: 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.

Indoor: 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. Outdoor: 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.

2012-2013

Cross Country: 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.

Indoor: Redshirt (did not compete). Outdoor: 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.

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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