Program records 45 top-eight finishes, 20 more than ULM
2014: Finished 13th in the 800m at the Texas A&M 10 Team Invitational with a time of 1:57.17 ... Finished fifth in the 800m, running 1:59.27, and ran the second leg of the DMR that placed second with a time of 10:50.97 at the Southern Miss Invitational (1/30) ... Placed 39th in the 800m at the Tyson Invitational (2/14-15) with a time of 1:59.83 ... Ran the third leg of the distance medley relay that finished ninth at the C-USA Indoor Championships (2/28-3/1), running 10:26.25 ... Redshirted outdoor season, did not compete.
High School: Graduated from Centennial High School in 2013 ... Lettered in basketball, cross country, and track ... Named second team all-district in basketball ... District champion in 800 meter ... Coached by Julie Martin.
Personal: Erik Wilhelm Petersson ... Born on December 6, 1994 in Dallas, Texas ... Son of Stefan and Stephanie Petersson ... Has three siblings, Alexander, William and Sarah Petersson.