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Brian Erwin
  Brian Erwin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Normal, Ill.

High School:
Community West HS

Height:
5-9

Experience:
3L


Junior - 2000-01: (Cross Country) Competed in all seven meets . . . best finish was 8th at the Hurricane Festival, where he shaved nearly two minutes off his previous best time for a 4-mile event . . . set a personal-best time of 20:54 at the Hurricane Festival . . . finished 12th at the Fayetteville Invitational . . . recorded personal best for a 10K meet with a 33:27 time at the NCAA Midwest Regional. (Indoor) Finished eighth in the 800m at the WAC Championships . . . recorded a personal best at the Last Chance Qualifier with a time of 1:51.19 . . . had the second best time on the squad for the 600yd with a time of 1:12.88 . . . also ran the mile run . . . was a 4x400m relay team and Distance Medley Relay. (Outdoor) Competed in the 400m, 800m, 4x400m relay and the distance medley relay . . . recorded the team?s second fastest time in the 800m with a mark of 1:52.49 at the Cardinal Invitational . . . posted a time of 51.03 in the 400m at the OU Outdoor Invitational.

Sophomore - 1999-2000: (Cross Country) Competed in all six races . . . improved with each race . . . recorded an 8K time of 27:39.48 at the Southern Stampede Invitational for his season-best . . . in the 10K, ran a season-best mark of 33:52 at the Chili Pepper Festival. (Indoor) Ran the second best time on the squad in the 800m with a 1:52.93 at the National Qualifier . . . placed sixth at the WAC Championships in the same event. (Outdoor) Was a member of the school record-setting of 4x800m relay team at the Drake Relays with a time of 7:20.74 . . . finished second at the WAC Championships in the 800m with a 1:52.06.

Freshman - 1998-99: (Indoor) Concentrated mostly on the 800m . . . posted a season-best of 1:58.98 in the prelims of the WAC Championships . . . first meet was the Bank of Fayetteville Invitational where he ran a 1:59.32. (Outdoor) Had a career-best time of 1:53.71 in the 800m at the Twilight Qualifier as he finished sixth . . . posted the team?s third-fastest 800m time.

High School: Was a four-year letterwinner in track and field at Normal Community West High School . . . placed ninth in the 800m and sixth in the 4x400-meter relay at the Illinois State Championship as a senior . . . named all-state, all-sectional and all-conference his final prep season . . . finished second at the state meet as a member of the 4x800-meter relay team his freshman year . . . helped lead his high school team to the Big 12 Cross Country and Track Championships as a sophomore . . . won the NCAA Athletic-Academic Award his senior season.

Personal: Finance major . . . born July 13, 1980 . . . son of Carla Hatcher and Mike and Nancy Erwin.