Amber Kerns
Amber Kerns

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Shelbyville, Ind.

High School:
Shelbyville

Event:
Diving

Birthdate:
01/23/1984



2004-05: Academic All-Big Ten ... established new personal bests off the 1-meter and platform with scores of 202.88 and 275.20 ... her high score off the 1-meter springboard earned her sixth place at dual vs. Northwestern ... finished fifth off 3-meter in dual vs. Wildcats ... high platform score was earned at the Minnesota Invitational ... season-best 3-meter score of 213.65 was posted at the Indiana Intercollegiates, giving her seventh-place.

2003-04: Big Ten semifinalist off the platform (208.40), finishing 22nd ... finished fifth off the three-meter springboard against Michigan state, scoring a season-best 201.22 points ... placed among the top-eight off the three-meter at meets against Arkansas and Indiana ... competing off the one-meter springboard, scored a season high 193.10 at the Big Ten Quadrangular meet, which featured Wisconsin, Illinois and Minnesota ... also at the quadrangular, recorded a season best score of 323.30 off the three-meter (11 dives) ... in one-meter competition, finished among the top eight vs. Arkansas, Indiana and Michigan State.

2002-03: Competed off the 1- and 3-meter boards at the Big Ten Championships ... scored a season-best score of 176.55 off the 1-meter at Notre Dame ... posted two scores over 200 points off the 3-meter ... recorded a mark of 206.02 against the Fighting Irish ... posted a season-high score of 230.00 at the Minnesota quadrangular.

High School: Four-year varsity letterwinner on diving, cross country and track teams ... captain of all three teams as a senior ... named diving, cross country and track Newcomer of the Year as a freshman ... regional diving participant as a senior ... four-time cross country and track regional qualifier ... Hoosier Hills All-Conference runner as a sophomore, junior and senior ... cross country and track semi-state qualifier as a senior ... national dance team qualifier as a junior ... active in National Honor Society and was vice president of SHS Student Council.

Personal: Born Jan. 23, 1984 ... given name is Amber Nicole Kerns ... parents are Ben and Regina Kerns ... has one older sister, Dana ... enjoys dancing in her free time ... majoring in Spanish secondary education ... planning to earn master's degree in counseling.