Amber Govey
Amber  Govey

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Colliers, W.Va.

High School:
Brooke HS

Event:
Distance


04/15/2017

Four Individual Wins for @HerdTFXC at James Madison

Dogan, Heiniger, Marchand, and Penn win events for Herd

04/07/2017

Marshall Earns Second-Most Academic Medals in C-USA

The amount of medal winners increased by four from the previous year

04/06/2017

C-USA Announces 2016-17 Commissioner's Honor Roll

Marshall places second-most student-athletes on list among league schools

04/01/2017

Three School Records Broken in Busy Weekend for @HerdTFXC

Three broken school records, two victories in split squad weekend

03/24/2017

Two Wins for @HerdTFXC at UNF Spring Break Invitational

Heiniger, 4x100m relay take wins

01/28/2017

Thundering Herd Invitational 2017 Day 2

Photos from day 2 of the 2017 Thundering Herd Invitational

01/27/2017

Thundering Herd Invitational 2017 Day 1

Photos from the Thundering Herd Invitational Day 1 2017

2016-17 (Senior): Set career bests in the indoor mile and 3000 meter races…top mile time of 5:21.66 was set at the Conference USA Indoor Championships…her top 3000 meter run time also was set at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a time of 10:51.98…Awarded the Conference USA Academic Medal for achieving a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better.


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: 5:21.66
3000m: 10:51.98
5000m: 19.07.99
3000mS: 11:59.98