Amber Govey
Amber  Govey

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Colliers, W.Va.

High School:
Brooke

Event:
Distance


04/14/2016

Herd Track and Field Prepares for Catamount Classic

Marshall competes Friday and Saturday at Western Carolina

04/13/2016

Marshall Leads C-USA with 60 Academic Medal Winners

Number increased by 50 percent from 2014-15

04/09/2016

Herd Track and Field Completes Hilltopper Relays

Bange wins 100m Hurdles at Western Kentucky

03/26/2016

Huge Weekend for Herd Track and Field at Spring Break Invite

Three individual Herd wins

02/12/2016

Day One of Chipotle Marshall Invitational Concluded

Phares wins 5,000 meter run

2015-16 (Junior): Cut nearly 33 seconds off her 5000m personal best at the Marshall Invitational (19:07.99). Progressed to a 26 second personal best in the 3000m steeple chase. Competed at both the Indoor and Outdoor C-USA Championships.

2014-15 (Sophomore): Placed third at The Ohio Cherry Blossom Invitational in the 3000 Meter Steeplechase with the time of 13:03.46. Finished with a time of 5:39.76 in the one mile run at The Herd Invitational. Competed at both the Indoor and Outdoor C-USA Championships.

2013-14 (Freshman): Competed at the C-USA Indoor Championships and finished 5th at the Ohio Cherry Blossom Invitational in the 3000m steeple chase.

Prior to Marshall: Ran for Brooke High School in Colliers, W.Va., where she broke the one and two mile school record... Named the most valuable mid-distance and distance runner by the team her senior season... Also played soccer where she helped her team win the OVAC Cup in 2009 and runner-ups in 2010 and 2012... Majoring in communication disorders and minoring in English.

Personal Bests: 1500m: 5:13.19
Mile: 5:30.75
3000m: 11.12.06
5000m: 19.07.99
3000mS: 11:59.98