Elliot Myers
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    Elliot Myers

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Yorba Linda, Calif.

    High School:
    Esperanza

    Height:
    6-1

    Event:
    1500m, 5000m

    07/23/2014

    Air Force Quartet Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

    Kobi Rex became the first member of the men's team to earn this award three straight times.

    07/09/2014

    Over 40 Falcons Earn MW Academic Honors

    The track and field team accounted for 41 of Air Force's 69 academic all-conference selections.

    06/24/2013

    Falcons Place 21 on MW Scholar-Athlete List

    The track and field team had 16 men and five women earn GPAs of 3.50 or higher.

    06/21/2013

    Program-Record 43 Named to Academic All-MW List

    A total of 30 men and 13 women comprised 43 of the Academy's 65 academic all-conference selections.

    06/20/2012

    Twenty Falcons Earn MW Scholar-Athlete Distinction

    Kimber Shealy became the program's fourth athlete to claim this honor all four years.

    SOPHOMORE YEAR | 2012-13: Finished fifth in the 5000-meter run (14:39.26) at the Mountain West Outdoor Championships...clocked a career-best 14:16.63 to finish sixth at the Mt. SAC Relays...that time was ranked second on the team...ran on the distance medley relay that won the Air Force Relays in 10:28.14...ran the 1500-meter run at the Air Force Twilight Open (career-best 3:55.69, adjusted for altitude) and the 3000-meter run at the Jerry Quiller Classic (8:26.73a)...competed in the 3000-meter run twice during the indoor season...posted a personal-best time of 8:30.64a at the New Mexico Collegiate Classic...placed second in that event at the Nebraska adidas Classic (8:33.35)...also ran the mile on two occasions, clocking a season-best 4:19.21a at the Air Force Invitational...academic all-conference...MW Scholar-Athlete.

    FRESHMAN YEAR | 2011-12: Competed in the mile during four indoor meets...recorded a career-best time of 4:17.81 (adjusted for altitude) to place second at the Air Force Invitational...also earned a top-10 finish at the Air Force Blue-Silver Open...competed in the 800-meter run at the Air Force Team Challenge (2:04.02a)...participated in the 1500-meter run during four outdoor meets...posted a career-best time of 3:57.64 at the Beach Invitational...earned two top-five finishes at that distance...ran the 800-meter run at the Colorado Invitational (1:57.76a)...ran a leg of the distance medley relay that finished third (10:34.70) at the Air Force Relays...academic all-conference selection...MW Scholar-Athlete.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Esperanza High School...earned the team's MVP award...also named Most Inspirational...all-CIF and all-state selection...varsity letterwinner...also competed on the swim team...varsity letterwinner...received straight A's all four years...named Distinguished Graduate.

    PERSONAL: Son of Fred and Ann Myers...nickname is "Squeaks"...has one older sister, Danielle, who is in the military...majoring in physics...also earning a minor in Chinese...future career plans include becoming a physicist...named to the Superintendent's List for excellence in military, academic and athletic performance...served as cadre for Expeditionary Survival and Evasion Training (ESET) over the summer...hobbies include fishing...is Chinese...has several uncles who have also served in the military...earned all-Mountain West honors at the 2012 MW Cross Country Championships...member of Cadet Squadron 25.

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