Erin Irons
Erin Irons

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Midland, Texas

High School:
Midland

Height:
5-8

Event:
Backstroke/Freestyle

Birthdate:
11/16/1981


Top Times:
100 back: 57.6
200 back: 2:01.67
200 free: 1:51.36
100 free: 51.33

Horned Frog Scouting Report:
*School record-holder in five events -- 100 free (51.33), 200 free (1:51.36), 200 medley relay (1:45.12), 400 free relay (3:26.27) and 800 free relay (7:36.35).

2002-2003 (Junior Year):
*Top-five finish at C-USA Championships in the 200 free.
*Member of third place 800 free relay team.

2001-2002 (Sophomore Year):
*All-Conference in six events at C-USA Championships.
*Runner-up in three individual events: 200 and 500 free and 200 back.
*Member of second-place finishing 200 medley and 800 free relay teams.
*Led off for TCU's conference champion and school-record breaking 400 free relay team.
*Named Swimmer of the Week (January 29, 2002) for four-victory performance vs. No. 9 SMU and league-rival Houston.
*Only Horned Frog to secure at least one individual victory in all 13 meets of 2002.

2000-2001 (Freshman Year):
*Eighth place in the 200 back at the 2001 WAC Championships and collecting 10th in the 100 back and 11th in the 200 free
*Swam with the Frogs' three free relay teams at the WAC Championships, placing sixth in the 200 and seventh in both the 400 and 800
*Named TCU's Most Valuable Contributor for the campaign.

High School/Club Achievements:
*All-American three times
*Finalist at 2000 Texas state meet
*Midland's Athlete of the Year (1999-2000)
*Participated in Junior Nationals three times
*Captain at Midland as a senior.

Personal:
Full name is Erin Michelle Irons ... born November 16, 1981 (turns 21 during season) ... daughter of Deb and Dan Irons ... father played professional football for the San Francisco 49ers and New York Giants and was inducted into the Texas Tech Hall of Fame in 2000 ... enjoys art and traveling ... majoring in elementary education.


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