AS A FRESHMAN (2008)
|Erica Whitby -
Took third place in the high jump at the Houston Opener ... set a new personal record in the high jump at the Houston Opener with a height of 1.63m ... recorded a fourth-place finish in the high jump at the Niswonger Invitational (1.61m) ... Posted a third-place finish at the Southern Miss Invitational in the high jump (1.60m).
Competed at Smiths Station High School in Smiths Station, Ala. during her prep career ... in 2006 was class 6A indoor track and infield high jump champion ... was a three-time All-Bi-City athlete ... placed fifth at 2007 Nike Indoor Nationals ... high school team was class 6A Outdoor State Track and Field Champion in 2005.
Full name is Erika Danielle Whitby ... born July 3, 1989 in Fort Bragg, N.C. ... daughter of Kyle and Josephine Whitby ... majoring in public relations with a minor in communication management.