Amber Winton
Amber Winton
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Fort Myers, Fla.
High School: Fort Myers
Major: Biology


HONORSSSC Commissioner'Honor RollCompeted in four races… finished 15th at the Holloway Park Preseason Festival on Sept. 1 (5K – 22:15.82)… came in 63rd at the Embry-Riddle Classic on Sept. 15 (5K – 23:14.68)… finished 86th at the Walt Disney Classic on Oct. 6 (5K – 21:28.94)… placed 144th at the USC Beaufort Sand Shark Invitational on Oct. 20 (5K – 21:51.0).

Honors: SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll
... ran in four meets ... placed 49th at the Holloway Park Preseason Festival (3K) on 9/2 with a time of 12:20.8 ... was 82nd at the Trevecca D2 Showcase (5K) on 9/23 with a 21:31.6 time ... came in 110st at the Florida State Invitational (5K) at 21:12.6 ... finished 43rd at the Sunshine State Conference Championships (6K) on 10/21 with a 25:46.78 time.

2017 graduate of Fort Myers High School ... ran cross country and track ...four-year varsity letter winner in both sports ... received school's Focused, Dedicated and Consistent Award for cross country ... named school's cross country team's Most Dedicated Award in 2014 ... recipient of team's Coach's Award in 2015 ... named Fort Myers High 2016 Cross Country and Track Scholar-Athlete ... helped lead her team to Class 3A State Runner-up Title in 2014 ... multiple cross country and track conference, district and regional team championships ... won the 3200 at the 2015 Baker Pre-Season Classic.

Daughter of Pete and Kara Winton ... has one brother, Adam ... ran her first half-marathon at age 10 ... has completed 12 half-marathons ... enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors ... hopes to pursue a career in medicine.