Position
Cornerback
Height
5'11
Weight
180 lbs.
Class
Sophomore
Hometown
Bogalusa, La.
High School
Bogalusa HS

Transferred to Southern University after the 2001 season.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2001)
Appeared in six of the first seven games for the Tigers, including a start at cornerback against Tennessee … Recorded a three intercepetions (vs. Utah State, Tennessee and Florida) for minus-four yards … Posted 21 total tackles including a career-high eight against Tennessee.

TRUE FRESHMAN SEASON (2000)
True freshman who played in all 12 games for the Tigers, including one start … Started at right cornerback vs. Mississippi State … Finished regular season with 12 total tackles (six solos) and recovered one fumble and intercepted a pass … Came up with first interception of his career vs. Kentucky … The interception vs. Kentucky came in the endzone late in the fourth quarter and helped preserve the LSU shutout.

HIGH SCHOOL
Three-sport letterwinner at Bogalusa High School … Led team to the district title in 1999 … Played running back, wide receiver and defensive back … As a senior, rushed for 744 yards and 12 touchdowns, while adding 25 catches for 485 yards … On defense had 29 solo tackles and 29 assists to go with a pair of sacks and three interceptions … Named first team All-District four times and was a second team All-State selection as a senior … Named to Who’s Who Among High School Students.

PERSONAL
Full name is Erin William Damond … Born Jan. 14, 1981, in New Orleans … Guardians are Joseph and Carol Morgan … Has three sisters – Helen, Robin and Sonya and two brothers – Jeffrey and Gerald … Is an arts and sciences major.

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