Kyle Erickson
Kyle Erickson

Player Profile

Elmhurst, Ill

High School:
York HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 168


2002 -- Entered the NCAA Outdoor with the No. 5 time in the nation, a personal best 49.62, but pulled up almost immediately out of the blocks in the 400m hurdles qualifying due to a hamstring injury sustained prior to the Pac-10 Championships ... Did not compete at the Pac-10 Championships ... Against USC, ran a personal best 49.62, No. 4 in school history ... Ran a season best 14.25 in the 110m hurdles.

2001 -- At the NCAA Outdoor in the 400m hurdles, Erickson just missed qualifying for the final (his prelim time of 50.97 was No. 9 and the top eight advanced to the final) ... Erickson earned Outdoor All-America honors (top eight Americans) ... Qualified for the Pac-10 meet in the 110m hurdles (14.39) and 400m hurdles (50.54, top mark entering the meet, No. 33 in the U. S.) and also ran the second leg on UCLA's 4 X 400m relay (fourth-place, 3:09.47).

2000 -- As a true freshman, Erickson scored at the Pac-10 meet, placing sixth (52.68; 53.09 in qualifying) in the 400m hurdles ... Ran season-bests 52.13 and 14.94.

High School -- Four-year track letter winner...Four-year recipient of All-North honors...Two-time All-State honor winner and 1999 All-American...His time of 36.62 in the 300m hurdles was ninth in the nation...Finished third at the Golden West Invitational with 36.98 in the 300m hurdles...Prep bests were 14.11 (110mH) and 36.62 (300mH).

Personal -- Political science major, but lists English as his favorite academic class...Born Jan. 11, 1981.

110mH ... 14.11
400mH ... 49.62

2001 - Outdoor 400mH