Erin Hawkins  
Erin  Hawkins

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Des Moines, Iowa

High School:
Roosevelt HS

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
09/06/1994

Experience:
2 Letters


07/13/2015

Season Recap: A Look Back at 2015

Take a look back at Minnesota's 2015 track & field season

06/11/2015

Six Gophers Earn All-American Awards

Jess Herauf and Nicolle Murphy earned First Team All-American honors, and the 4x400m relay team picked up Second Team honors

06/10/2015

Herauf 13th after NCAA Heptathlon Day One

Jess Herauf and the Gophers began competition at the 2015 NCAA Championships on Wednesday

06/08/2015

Gophers Set for NCAA Championships

Seven Gophers will represent the Maroon & Gold at the NCAA Championships this week

06/02/2015

Gophers Qualify for NCAAs in Four Events

Minnesota will compete in the heptathlon, hammer, javelin and 4x400m relay at the national meet

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2015 Season - Indoor: Ran 17 races and recorded career-best times in the 60m and 200m • broke the Minnesota program record in the 200m with a time of 24.03 for 13th place at the Big Ten Championship • moved into sixth in Minnesota history with a 7.49 in the 60m at the Jack Johnson Classic • won seven races, including the 60m (7.51), 200m (24.84) and 4x400m relay (3:52.12) at the Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual • ran the second leg of the Gophers' second-fastest 4x400m relay in program history in 3:37.03 for fourth place at the Big Ten Championship • placed 12th in the 60m (7.53) at Big Tens • ran on the fourth-place 4x400m relay at the Iowa State Classic (3:43.03) to rank ninth in Minnesota history.

2015 Season - Outdoor: Named Second Team All-American, Second Team All-Big Ten, and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • ran 21 races, including appearances in the 100m, 200m, 400m, 4x100m relay, and 4x400m relay • ended the season in a tie for fourth in Minnesota history in the 100m (11.58) and ranked fifth all-time in the 200m (23.93) • ran a career-best 11.58 in the 100m to place 33rd at the NCAA West Prelim • ran a career-best 23.93 in the 200m to place sixth at the John McDonnell Invitational • placed 13th in the 4x400m relay (3:35.90) at the NCAA Championship • advanced to the NCAA Championship in the 4x400m relay after finishing fifth at the NCAA West Prelims in a Minnesota program record of 3:32.68 • placed second in the 4x400m relay (3:33.76) and fourth in the 4x100m relay (45.17) at Big Ten Championships where she was also 12th in both the 100m and 200m • won the 4x400m relay at Musco Twilight, Triton Invitational, and Baylor Invitational • anchored the fifth-fastest (45.17) and eighth-fastest (45.47) 4x100m relay teams in program history • won the 4x100m relay at the Jaguar Challenge and Musco Twilight and finished second at both the Triton Invitational and John McDonnell Invite.

2014 Season - Indoor: Ran career-bests in the 60m (7.68) and the 200m (24.71) at Big Tens • finished the indoor season as the 10th ranked Gopher all-time in the 200m (24.71) • ran the Gophers' top three 60m times and top four 200m times of the indoor season • won the 200m at the Northwest Open • anchored first-place 4x400m relay team at Northwest Open (3:53.66).

2014 Season - Outdoor: Competed in seven meets • named an alternate for the 4x400m relay at the NCAA national championships • finished 15th in the 4x100m relay with a season-best 44.91 at NCAA West Prelims to rank fifth all-time • placed fifth in the 4x100m relay (45.56), ninth in the 100m (12.04) and 12th in the 200m (24.59) at Big Ten Championships • ran the Gophers' top three best times of the season in both the 100m and 200m • won the 100m in a season-best 11.78 at USF Collegiate to rank eighth among Gophers all-time • placed sixth in the 200m in a season-best 24.23 at Spec Towns to rank ninth among Gophers all-time • won the 4x100m relay at Spec Towns (45.29) and UC San Diego (45.58) • ran on the 4x100m, 4x200m and sprint medley relay teams at TSU Relays • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • USTFCCCA All-Academic honoree.

2013 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.

High School: A graduate of Roosevelt High School • two-time 100m champion at the Drake Relays • ran on three winning relays at Drake in 2012: the 4x100m (which set an Iowa high school record), the 4x200 (which set a Drake Relays record), and the sprint medley relay • Iowa state champion in both the 100m and 200m as a junior • finished second in the 100m and third in the 200m as a sophomore • three-time CIML conference champion in both the 100m and 200m • added additional conference titles in the 4x100m, 4x200m, 4x400m and sprint medley relays • has personal bests of 11.9 (100m), 24.3 (200m) and 57 seconds (400m) • competed in AAU Indoor and Outdoor Junior Olympics • also earned letters in cross country and academics.

Personal: Born September 6, 1994 • daughter of John and Ronnie Hawkins • has three siblings: Eris, John Jr. and Joshua • plans to major in kinesiology • also enjoys playing violin and writing.

Hawkins' Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
60m 7.49 (AT-6th) Jack Johnson Classic (1/30-31/15)
200m 24.03 (AT-1st) Big Tens (2/27/15)
Hawkins' Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
100m 11.58 (AT-T4th) NCAA West Prelim (5/28/15)
200m 23.93 (AT-5th) John McDonnell Invitational (4/11/15)
400m 56.35 Jaguar Challenge (3/20/15)