2011-12 (Junior): First-team All-Conference selection...Won two tournaments, becoming just the second person in school history to win two tournaments in the same year...Three-time MVC Golfer of the Week...Led the team in six tournaments...Led the team in stroke average with a 74.13, which is the seventh-lowest single-season stroke average in school history...Shot four rounds in the 60s, including a 67, which is the seventh-best single-round score in school history...Competed in all 11 tournaments...Team captain...First-team MVC Scholar-Athlete team selection. Summer 2011: Won the Country Youth Classic at Illinois State, shooting a 142 (73-69)...Won the Lake of Egypt tournament, shooting a 134 (68-66) to win by 10 strokes...Won the Southern Illinois Golf Association (SIGA) Championship by five strokes, shooting a 135 (66-69)...Placed 18th of 138 in the Illinois State Amateur, shooting a 292 four-round score (73-71-70-78) at the Glen Oak Country Club in Glen Ellyn, Ill.
2010-11 (Sophomore): Shot a career-best 223 in his season debut at the Wasiota Winds Fall Kick-Off Classic...Played the most rounds on the season (30), tied with Brandon Cauldwell and David Griffin...Tied for best score on the team at the UTA/Waterchase Invite with a 226...Recorded a career-best finish, tied for sixth, at the SIUE Intercollegiate...Named to MVC Scholar-Athlete first team, holding a 3.64 GPA in Business Finance.
2009-10 (Freshman): Competed in 10 tournaments as a true freshman...His best finish was 6th place at the State Farm MVC Championships to earn All-Conference honors...Finished 18th at the C&F Bank Intercollegiate...His stroke average in 27 rounds of golf was 77.5, which was fourth-best on the team.
High School / Sacred Heart Griffin: Took first place at the Sangamon County Golf Tournament as a sophomore with a score of 73...Three-time state qualifier...Earned CS8 All-Conference honors as a sophomore, junior and senior...Team captain his senior year, placed second at conference and regional tournaments, medaled nine times throughout the year...Placed 16th individually at state that year while leading the team to its best finish at state in 30 years (fourth place)...Compiled a 74.8 scoring average...Also lettered in baseball.
Personal: Full name is Jacob Edward Erickson... A business finance major...Has one sister, Jenna...Son of Mark and Julie Erickson...Born Jan. 26, 1991 in St. Louis, Mo.
Three-Round Score, Par 72: 206 (Big Blue Intercollegiate, April 15-16, 2013)
Three-Round Score, Par 71: 213 (ASU Red Wolf Intercollegiate, April 1-2, 2013)
Two-Round Score, Par 71: 147 (C&F Bank Intercollegiate; March 22-23, 2010)
Two-Round Score, Par 72: 151 (ASU Red Wolves Classic; April 11-12, 2011)
Single-Round Score, Par 72: 67 (3 times, last at Big Blue Intercollegiate, April 1-2, 2013, First Round)