- Amber Walker
Amber Walker

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Flower Mound, Texas

High School:
Lewisville HS

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
05/21/1988

Experience:
2L



2008: Was the second leg of the distance medley relay team that took second place at the Houston Opener ... recorded a new personal record in the indoor 200-meter dash at the C-USA Championship with a time of 26.19 ... set a personal best in the outdoor 100-meter dash at the USM Invitational (12.82) ... took sixth place at the Jace LaCoste Invitational in the outdoor 200-meter dash with a time of 25.54 ... established a new personal record of 25.48 in the outdoor 200-meter dash at the Ole Miss Invitational ... recorded a new personal best at the Vanderbilt Invite in the outdoor 400-meter run (57.90).

2007: Recorded UAB's fastest time and set the freshman record (42.11) in the indoor 300-meter dash at the Meyo Invitational ... finished ninth at in the 400-meter dash (1:00.40) at the LSU Twilight Meet ... posted a fourth-place performance in the 400-meter dash and helped UAB win the 4x800 relay at the Indiana Opener (3:48.66) ... ran the second-leg of the distance medley that posted the fastest time (11:46.25) during the outdoor season ... helped guide the 4x100 and 4x400 relay teams to first-place finishes at the Austin Peay Spring Fling ... also finished third in the 400-meter dash ... anchored 4x400 relay team that placed 10th at the Auburn Invitational ... had a 14th-place finish in the 400-meter dash and competed in the 200-meter dash at the Mississippi Open.

High School: Attended Lewisville High School in Lewisville, Texas ... was a three-sport athlete for the Fighting Farmers, lettering in basketball, volleyball and track & field ... was on her squad's 4x400 relay team that placed fifth at the 2005 Texas Relays with a time of 3:54.05 ... also on the 4x400 relay team that took fifth at the Texas regional in 2005 ... excelled in basketball as well, ranking 85th in the state of Texas on Rivals.com ... was a member of the National Honor Society, as well as being listed on the Who's Who Among American High School Students.

Personal: Full name is Amber Patrice Walker ... born on May 21, 1988 in Houston, Texas ... daughter of Manuel and Patricia Walker ... majoring in nursing.