Getting to Know Amber Hughes
Monday, April 24, 2017
Getting to Know Amber Hughes
Photo By Sam Jordan - TSU Athletics

Name: Amber Hughes                                                     
Sport: Women’s Track and Field
Major: Mass Comm.                                                     
Classification: Senior
Hometown: Atlanta, GA

How would your friends and family describe you?
Outgoing, Hardworking, Committed, Spontaneous

What movie can you watch over and over again?
White Chicks

What are some interests outside of your sport?
Beauty projects, hair, shopping, reading

Who is your favorite professional athlete?
Carmelita Jeter

What are you looking forward to the most this season?
My ultimate goal is the world championships

Who do you look up to?
My Mother

Who would you get to play you in a movie?
Kimberly Elise

What’s your dream job?
Meteorologist, professional athlete

If you could go back in time, what year would you travel too? Why?
2013, I graduated from high school and gave my valedictorian speech.

What are some things that genuinely make you happy?
Nails, makeup, food, heels, clothes, cranberry sauce

What goals do you want to accomplish this season?
All American (indoors and outdoors) academically and athletically

What motivates you to work had?
Inspiring others and my family

What’s your favorite holiday?
Christmas

What is your proudest accomplishment up to this point?
Olympic trials and valedictorian

Is there a quote you often cite or reflect on?
“No weapon formed against me shall prosper”

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