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     Erik Hernandez
    Erik Hernandez

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    West Chicago, Ill.

    High School:
    West Chicago

    Event:
    Throws


    2006 Highlights: Team's top performer in the shot put during the outdoor season while also competing in the hammer throw...set a personal best with his heave of 15.06m in the shot put at the Indy Relays on April 15...placed fifth at the Horizon League Championships in the shot put...posted a career-best distance of 47.12m in the hammer throw at the Chicagoland Championships...team's top performer during the indoor season in both the shot put and weight throw...placed fourth in the shot put at the Horizon League Indoor Championships with a personal-best toss of 15.11m...also took ninth in the weight throw (14.12m) at the league championships...highest finish was a second place standing in the shot put at the Carthage Invite with a heave of 14.71m on Feb. 4th...posted a season-best toss of 14.54m in the weight throw at the Lewis Invite on Feb. 11th.

    Career Best Indoor Distances
    Shot Put: 15.11m (2/26/06)
    Weight Throw: 14.54m (2/11/06)

    Career Best Outdoor Distances
    Shot Put: 15.06m (4/15/06)
    Hammer Throw: 47.12m (4/7/06)