Eric Wicks
Eric Wicks
Height: 6-0
Weight: 150
Year: FR
Hometown: Marlborough, Mass.
High School: St. John's
Events: Jumps
Major: Education

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • High Jump: 2.10m (2016-17 at Sorlien Memorial Invitational)
  • Outdoor
    • High Jump: 2.03m (2016-17 at Brown Springtime Open)

Career Honors & Awards

  • 2017 A-10 Outdoor A-10 Champion (High Jump)
  • 1x A-10 Outdoor Rookie of the Week (May 2, 2017)
  • 2017 A-10 Indoor All-Rookie Team

2016-17

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished third in the high jump (1.95m) at the UNH Meet.
    • Placed seventh in the high jump (1.88m) at the Northeast Challenge.
    • Finished second in the high jump (2.00m) at the Holy Cross Meet.
    • Won the high jump (2.03m) at the Brown Springtime Open.
    • Won the high jump (1.97m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished eighth in the high jump (1.96m) at the New England Championship.
  • Indoor:
    • Won the high jump (2.10m) at the Sorlien Invitational.
    • Finished 10th in the high jump (1.95m) at the Terrier Classic.
    • Won the high jump (1.99m) at the Coaches Tribute Meet.
    • Finished fifth in the high jump (1.94m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Placed 15th in the high jump (1.94m) at the New England Championship.

High School

  • Attended St. John's High School.
  • Earned six letters between indoor and outdoor track and field.
  • Outdoor track captain his senior year.
  • Indoor track team was Tri-County League Champions his senior year.

Personal

  • Son of Borden and Julie Wicks.
  • Has a sister, Haley.
  • Favorite team is the Boston Celtics.
  • Chose URI over UNH, Assumption, and UMass Lowell.