ECU sets four school records en route to winning nine events in the two-day competition
ECU track & field will take part in the four-day meet this week
ECU was paced by a team effort in its second outdoor meet of the year
Tyshonda Hawkins sets school record in the 100m, wins 200m
The Pirates concluded the indoor season with an appearance at the NCAA Championships
2012-13 Track & Field: Set the school record in the indoor 60-meter hurdles after finishing fourth at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a time of 8.34...Ran the 60-meter dash in a season-best 7.52 to finish 10th in the C-USA Indoor Championships...Recorded a career-best time of 25.02 in the 200-meter dash at the Virginia Tech Invitational for a 10th-place finish...Was part of a 4x400-meter relay team that placed seventh at the Virginia Tech Invitational with a time of 3:55.68...Set the school record in the outdoor 100-meter hurdles with a time of 13.38 at the NCAA East Regional prelims to qualify her for the semifinals...Finished the NCAA East Regional semifinals with a time of 13.54 to place 21st...Recorded a time of 11.88 for a second place finish at the Charlotte Invitational in the 100-meter dash...Notched a personal-best time of 24.16 in the 200-meter dash for a second place finish at the 49er Classic...Was part of a 4x200-meter relay team that finished third at the Penn Relays ECAC with a time of 1:35.85...Completed with the 4x400-meter relay team that won the Mountains vs. Beaches meet with a time of 3:44.35...Was part of the sprint medley relay squad that finished ninth at the Penn Relays with a time of 3:55.42.
2011-12 Track & Field: Set the school record in the 60-meter hurdles after notching a time of 8.53 at the SPIRE Invitational for a third-place finish...Placed third at the C-USA Indoor Championships in the 60-meter dash with a career-best time of 7.50...Tallied a career-best time of 25.41 in the 200-meter dash at Penn State...Set the school record in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 13.96 for a seventh-place finish at the C-USA Outdoor Championships...Recorded a time of 11.81 in the 100-meter dash at Wake Forest for a third-place finish...Ran the 200-meter dash in 24.93 at Wake Forest...Was part of a 4x100-meter relay team that set the school record with a time of 45.05...The same relay squad won the Quad Meet with a time of 45.45...Ran in the 4x200-meter relay and notched a time of 1:35.13 for a fifth-place finish at Florida.
2010-11 Track & Field: Set the school record in the 100-meter hurdles event by running a 13.99 at the Charlotte Invitational and placing second...Turned in the top 100-meter time of any Pirate runner by clocking in at 12.03 at Wake Forest...Excelled in the 60-meter and 60-meter hurdles events, securing the top time for ECU in both races...Fell just short of the school record in the 60-meter dash, recording a time of 7.61 at the UNC Invitational.
High School: Set the 3A state championship meet record in the 100-meter hurdles as a senior...Named MVP of the all-county meet...Was the regional athlete-of-the-year and runner-of-the-meet...Earned team MVP honors all four years of her prep career...Captured the 3A indoor state title in the 55-meter dash and the 55-meter hurdles events...Won the conference title in the 100-meter hurdles and 4x400 relay...Grabbed regional titles in the 100 and 200-meter dash events as well as the 100-meter hurdles...Also served as an athletic trainer for the varsity football team as well as a cheerleader...Was an honor roll student all four years of high school.
Personal: Born Erin Tucker...Daughter of Carl and Shaylan Tucker ... Majoring in criminal justice with a minor in forensic science.