- Erin Harris
Erin Harris

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tuscaloosa, Ala.

High School:
Central Tuscaloosa HS

Position:
Hurdles / Jumps

Experience:
3L



2006: Qualified for the NCAA Regional meet in two events, the long jump and the triple jump ... posted regional qualifying marks in both events at the Jace Lacoste Invitational, with personal and season-best 6.03 meters in the long jump and a personal and season-best 12.45 meters in the triple jump, which earned her first place at the meet ... a multi-talent athlete, she place fourth in the heptathlon at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships with a total of 4,750 points, while also taking fourth at the C-USA Indoor Championships in the pentathlon by scoring 3,253 points ... recorded a season team-high indoor mark of 12.13 meters in the triple jump at the Tiger Classic ... also had a season-best and career-best throw of 10.34 meters in the shot put at the Tiger Classic.

2005: Qualified for the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships in the triple jump with a mark of 12.33m (40-05), which is the third-best mark in school history, in her second-place finish at the Alabama Relays ... was part of the 4x100-meter shuttle hurdle relay team that set a school record of 56.96 and finished second at the Alabama Relays ... had the second-best mark in UAB history in the indoor long jump at the Saluki Booster Invitational with a distance of 5.85m (19-02) and the fourth-best jump at the Clemson Tiger Invitational with a mark of 5.70m (18-08) ... holds the third- and fourth-longest triple jump marks in UAB indoor history ... also had the fifth-best jump in school history in her eighth-place finish in the outdoor triple jump at the Texas Relays with a mark of 12.22m (40-01).

2004: Had a personal best in the 200-meter dash in the Ole Miss Open with a 26.18 ... ran a personal best 9.81 in the 60-meter hurdles at the Niswonger Invitational ... set a personal best in the 100-meter hurdles at the Samford Twilight with a 15.37 ... had the team's best distance in the long jump during the indoor season with a mark of 5.56m at the Appalachian Invitational and the top-three distances during the outdoor season ...set a personal best and finished seventh in the indoor triple jump at the C-USA Championships with 11.71m (38-5)... set a personal best in the heptathlon at the Ole Miss Invitational with 4,185 points.

High School: Attended Central Tuscaloosa High School ... member of four-consecutive state championship teams ... placed runner-up in the long jump during the 2003 state indoor championships ... placed third in the 2003 state outdoor championships ... was sectional champion in both the long jump and the triple jump ... a member of Who's Who Among American High School Students ... also played volleyball.

Personal: Full name is Erin Latrice Harris ... born Sept. 17, 1985 in Tuscaloosa, Ala. ... parents are Gloria and Orlando Harris ... has one brother, Chris ... majoring in community health education, with a minor in psychology.