Position
Distance
Height
5'7
Class
Senior
Hometown
Spring, Texas
High School
Klein HS

Events: 1,500M (5:00.65), 3,000M (10:47.99), 5,000M (IN: 19:12.47; OUT: 18:38.80), XC

CAREER CAPSULE
A distance runner who competed for the Lady Tigers from 2004-07 … Finished her career ranked No. 10 on the school’s all-time indoor performance list in the 5,000 meters with a career-best time of 19:12.47 … Also set personal bests of 5:00.65 in the 1,500 meters, 10:47.99 in the 3,000 meters and 18:38.80 in the outdoor 5,000 meters.

2007
One of the Lady Tigers’ top distance runners during the 2007 campaign … Won the 5,000-meter title at the Purple Tiger Classic in the indoor season opener … Crossed the finish line with a new personal best and the eighth-fastest indoor time in program history at 19:12.47 … Also clocked a new personal best in the 3,000 meters with a 10:47.99 in a fifth-place finish at the LSU Twilight Invitational … Also ran the 3k at the Bayou Bengal Invitational (10:58.44) … Competed in the mile one time during the indoor season, finishing fifth at the LSU NCAA Indoor Qualifier with a time of 5:25.74 … Ran the 1,500 meters and 5,000 meters during the outdoor season … Doubled in both events at the LSU Tiger Relays, finishing fourth in the 1,500 meters (5:06.56) and ninth in the 5,000 meters (18:53.86) … Recorded a new PR in the 1,500 meters at the LSU Tiger Classic (5:00.65) … Also ran the 5k at the LSU Alumni Gold where she stopped the clock in 18:48.26.

2006
Competed in just one meet during the indoor season … Clocked a time of 11:44.30 in the 3,000 meters at the LSU Twilight … Did not run during the outdoor campaign.

2005
Did not compete for the Lady Tigers in 2005 while receiving a redshirt.

2004
Ran in just two meets for the Lady Tigers as a freshman … Clocked a seasonal-best time of 18:38.80 in the 5,000 meters at the LSU Alumni Gold … Turned in a time of 18:54.50 at the Tiger Relays … Did not compete during the indoor season.

PRIOR TO LSU
Lettered two years in track and one year in cross country at Klein High School in Spring, Texas … Posted top times of 20:10 in the 5k and 24:17 in the 6K.

PERSONAL
Full name is Erin Marie Vandivort … Born on July 19, 1985 … Daughter of Donald and Brenda Vandivort … Has a younger brother, Kyle.

 

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