Huntington University softball coach, Doug Gower, is pleased to announce Churubusco High School standout, Taylor Amber, as the most recent addition to his Forester roster this fall.
As a shortstop for the Eagles, Amber has certainly left her mark on the Churubusco softball program. She holds numerous school records which include career hits (131), career homeruns (11) career RBI’s (89), single season homeruns (7), single season doubles (13) and single season slugging percentage (.865). Her success has garnered her numerous individual honors. Amber is a three-time NECC All-Conference pick and has been named to the ICGSA North/South All-Star team. She also plays first base for the Fort Wayne Fire travel team.
Amber is a three-sport athlete for the Eagles having played volleyball and basketball throughout her high school career as well. She earned NECC All-Conference honors in basketball her final three years and set the season kill record (388) in volleyball her senior year.
As Salutatorian of her class, Amber plans to study pre-medicine at HU. She is the daughter of Bob and Marna Amber from Churubusco, Indiana.
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 14 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past twelve years, Huntington has produced 70 NAIA All-America honors and 186 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest.