Majoring in the A.B. Course at Bucknell, Eddie Myers was a star running back and four-year letterman on the Bison varsity football team. During the 1932 season, he scored four touchdowns in one game.
A member of Sigma Chi fraternity, he also contributed solo seasons of varsity basketball and track. The freshman class president, he was involved with Druids, YMCA, Sociological Society, Sophomore Cotillion Committee, and Varsity "B" Club.