Amber Eles
Amber Eles
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Macedonia, Ohio
High School: Trinity
Major: Criminal Justice
Events: Sprints

2016 Outdoor (Sophomore): Won the 100m hurdles at the Horizon League Championships...posted a school-record time of 13.66 seconds in the finals...joined Laura Kosiorek (2013) as the only two Penguins to win the event since 2007...broke the school mark of 13.80 seconds set by Kosiorek in 2013.

2016 Indoor (Sophomore): Broke an 11-year recond in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.55 seconds at the Zips Invitational...had a personal-best time of 26.37 seconds in the 200-meter dash at the YSU College Invitational...ran a personal-best time of 7.997 seconds at the YSU National Invitational...at the Horizon League Championships, advanced to the finals in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.58 seconds...however in the finals, hit the first hurdle and did not finish the race.

2015 Outdoor (Freshman): Placed sixth in the 100 meter hurdles with a time of 16.01 at the Horizon League Championship meet...ran a personal-best in the preliminaries of the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 14.93 at the Horizon League Championship meet...ran a personal-best in the 400-meter hurdles at the Raleigh Relays with a time of 1:14.09.

2015 Indoor (Freshman): Finished third in the 60-meter hurdles at the Horizon League Championships with a personal-best time of 8.79 seconds...had a personal-best time in the 200-meter dash at the YSU National Invitational with a time of 27.21 seconds...achieved a personal-best time in the 60m at the YSU Icebreaker with a time of 8.23 seconds...finished third in the 60-meter hurdles at YSU College Invitational...placed third in the 60-meter hurdles at the YSU National Invitational...placed third in the 60-meter hurdles at the Zips Invitational.

High School: Finished second in the 60-meter hurdles at the state indoor championship with a time of 8.94 seconds...time  ranked 43rd in the United States for the year...in outdoor track and field, was second in the 100-meter hurdles at the Outdoor Division III State meet with a time of 14.79 seconds...took fourth place in the 300 hurdles at the outdoor meet with a time of 45.06 seconds...placed first in the 100m and 300m hurdles at the North Coast League Championship...named the title Student-Athlete of the Year...coached by Linda Bacho...a two-time letterwinner in basketball.

Personal: Parents are Michael and Michelle Eles...has a brother.