Amber Stanley
Amber Stanley

Player Profile

Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

High School:

Hurdles, Multiple


As a Junior: was an All-East performer in the heptathlon … competed in seven events during the indoor and outdoor seasons … placed first in the 55 hurdles twice during the indoor season with a time of 8.27 (Bucknell and Maryland) … also placed first in the heptathlon at the Maryland Indoor (3,173) … finished second at the Delaware Invitational in the 60 hurdles (8.93) and in the long jump (18-0 Ľ) … competed in the ACC Indoor Championships in the long jump, high jump, and 60 hurdles … finished second in the 100 hurdles twice during the outdoor season at the Terrapin Invitational (14.62) and Maryland Invitational (14.70) … also finished second in the high jump at the Terrapin Invitational (5-1 ľ) and fourth in the shot (37-2 Ľ) … … finished 7th at the ACC Outdoor Championships in the high jump … finished 19th in the 100 hurdles at the Alabama Relays with a time of 14.82

As a Sophomore: Earned varsity letters in indoor and outdoor track … top five finishes in the high jump of 5-0 1/2 (career-best indoor) at the Rhode Island Indoor Invitational and the 60 hurdles in 9.02 at the Delaware Invitational … indoor career bests at the Rhode Island Indoor Invitational in the high jump (5-0 1/2) and long jump 15-0 … earned nine top-five finishes as one of Maryland's most versatile performers including three at the ACC outdoor championships … participated in the heptathlon at the ECAC Championships … ran career-best 14.24 in the 100 hurdles and earned a career-best 4,441 heptathlon at the ACC Outdoor Championships … career-best long jump of 17-8 1/4 at the Terrapin Outdoor Invitational … career-best shot put of 35-6 1/2 and career-best javelin throw of 100-8 at the Maryland Outdoor Invitational … finished fourth in the heptathlon at the ACC Outdoor Championships …

As a Freshman: Earned varsity letters in indoor and outdoor track and field … earned a pair of first place finishes, in the 55 meter hurdles and the 60 meter hurdles … finished fourth at the ACC Outdoor Championships in the heptathlon with a career-best 4,052 points … recorded the team's top time (8.82) in the 60 hurdles at the Delaware Indoor Invitational … displayed her extraordinary versatility as she competed in 10 different events

Before Maryland: Graduated from Saratoga Springs High School in 1998 … a four-year letterwinner in track … also earned one varsity letter in women's soccer … ran hurdles, relays and participated in the high jump … two-time team captain … led the team to one state championship and earned four individual state titles … twice won the state championship in the 100 hurdles and the 55 meter dash … section record holder in the 55 and the 100 hurdles … top prep marks: 8.19 in the 55 hurdles, 14.1 in the 100 hurdles, 12.0 in the 100 meters and 5-3 in the high jump …

Personal: Born March 8, 1980 … Amber is the daughter of Dora Lee and William R. Stanley …

Career Bests
55 Hurdles (indoor) 8.24Maryland Invitational, 2001
60 Hurdles (indoor)8.82Delaware Indoor Invitational, 1999
100 Hurdles (outdoor)14.24ACC Outdoor Championships, 2000
High Jump (indoor)5-3Maryland Invitational, 2001
High Jump (outdoor)5-6ECAC Championships, 2001
Heptathlon (outdoor)4,683ECAC Championships, 2001