Mike Myers
Mike Myers
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Medford, Ore.
High School: South Medford HS
Major: Business Management and Leadership
Mission: Mesa, Arizona
Previous School: South Medford HS

Personal Career Bests
8k— 25:07.80, 10/5/19 at NCAA Regional Championship
5k— 15:20.8, 8/31/18 at Mary Washington Opener

2019 | Senior

  • First individual to qualify for the NCAA National Cross Country Meet in school history running a time of 25:26.6. (11/23/19)
  • USTFCCCA All-Academic Team.
  • Named the CAC Runner of the Year.
  • Earned South/Southeast All-Region honors.
  • CAC Athlete of the Week (10/7/2019)
  • Won the first individual CAC Cross Country Championship in school history running a time of 26:36.67. (11/2/19)
  • Broke the program 8k record at the Lousiville Cross Country Classic running a time of 25:07.0. (10/5/19)
  • Finished 6th at the NCAA South Regional running a time of 25:16.7. (11/16/19)
  • Earned Fall Provost’s and President's List Honors.

2018 | Junior

  • Finished 4th at the CAC Cross Country Championships running a time of 26:54.0 in front of a home crowd. (10/27/18)
  • Took first in the 8k at the Shenandoah Commonwealth Challenge in a time of 26:21.3. (9/22/18)
  • Ran for the Knights at the NCAA South Regional finishing 16th in a time of 26:19.7 earning All-Region honors. (11/11/18)

2017 | Sophomore

  • Took first place in the Hagan Stone Classic with a time of 26:55.95.
  • Set a personal-best 8k at the NCAA South Regional Championships running a time of 25:30.2.
  • Named to CAC All-Academic Team, fall semester President's List, and spring semester Provost's List.
  • Named to CAC Weekly Honor Roll once.

2014 | Freshman

  • Named second-team All-CAC following his 15th-place finish at the CAC Championship race where he set a personal-best 8K of 25:35.8. (11/1/14)
  • Named the CAC Male Cross Country Athlete of the Week three times. 
  • Placed seventh overall at the CNU Open with an 8k time of 26:22.5. (10/18/14)
  • Placed second at the Hornet Harrier Invitational with a 6K time of 19:42.2. (10/11/14)
  • Landed a fourth-place finish at the Maryville College 8K with a time of 28:03.11. (10/4/14)
  • Ran the John Tucker Invite (8K) in 28:27.2 to place third. (9/13/14)
  • Won his first collegiate race at the Hampden-Sydney 4K with a first-place time of 13:18. 
  • Named to the CAC All-Academic Team.

High School

  • Lettered on the varsity cross country, tennis and track teams at South Medford High School.
  • Varsity cross country team captain.
  • High school scholar-athlete award.

Bio

  • Parents are Kelly and Joe Ghormley.
  • Has two siblings.
  • Loves to play sports including tennis, ultimate frisbee, and basketball.
  • Enjoys reading and writing.
  • Favorite concerts were Taylor Swift, Mt. Joy, Brockhampton, The Lumineers, and The Backstreet Boys.
  • Likes to go hiking and exploring the outdoors.
  • Favorite food is maple bar doughnuts.
  • Favorite professional teams are the Portland Trail Blazers, Seattle Seahawks and the Seattle Mariners.