#8 Nicholas Erickson
Position: Infielder
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 165
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Saint Charles, Ill.
High School: Saint Charles East

Saint Charles East: Earned three varsity letters as a four-year member of the baseball team ... Also played golf for two seasons ... Served as baseball team captian his senior season ... Led Erickson to a third-place finish in the 4A state tournament ... Named Rawlings Perfect Game honorable mention as a shortstop ... Earned spots on the all-conference and all-area teams ... Batted .377 with 37 runs scored and 20 RBI as a junior.

Personal: Intends to major in political science ... Received the Academic All-Conference Award ... Recognized with the Human Relations Award twice from Saint Charles East ...Brother, Johnathan baseball third base at Illinois Wesleyan ... Parents are Michelle and John Erickson.