Amy Poynter
Amy Poynter

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Ft. Wayne, Ind.

High School:
Carroll HS

Height:
5-4

Birthdate:
09/29/1994

12/10/2014

Seventy-One Boilermakers Named Academic All-Big Ten

Football led the way for fall honorees.

09/18/2014

Purdue Set to Host Indiana Intercollegiates

The Boilermakers will battle for state supremacy on Friday.

08/29/2014

UPDATED RESULTS: Harriers Open Season at Belmont

The men's team had a strong start to the season.

2014: Ran in two races ... was Purdue's fifth finisher at the Belmont Opener 5k race with a time of 19.09.8 ... finished 28th in the three-mile run at the Indiana Intercollegiates with a time of 18.28.0. 

High School:
Four year letterwinner in cross country, track and basketball; earned teams Mental Attitude Award for cross country as a sophomore; track MVP as a junior and senior; track and cross country captain as a junior and senior; basketball captain as a senior; named basketball team MVP during her senior year; set school records in the 4x800m, 4x400m and 4x100m relays; finished second in the state in 4x800m relay as a senior; finished ninth in the 4x400m relay as a senior; was an All-American in the 4x800m relay during her final prep season; qualified for New Balance Nationals in her final year; cross country team won sections, regionals and semi-state all four years; earned Sertoma Award during her career.

Personal: Amy M. Poynter was born Sept. 29, 1994, to parents Bobbie and Linda Poynter; has two older sisters, Jenna and Mandy; majoring in pre-physical therapy; plans to become a physical therapist; enjoys taking pictures, making bracelets, eating and playing other sports.

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