Eric Hoover   |   Throws/Jumps/Multis

Height: 6-0

Weight: 185

Hometown: Lexington, S.C.

Previous School: Lexington High School

Eligibility: Jr.

Track and Field (M): Eric Hoover

2014-15
Finished 13th in 400 meter dash in a time of 56.39 at North Carolina’s Joe Hilton Open … Member of the relay squad that captured fourth in the 4x400 relay in a time of 3:37.13 at North Carolina’s Joe Hilton Open … Finished 17th in the long jump (5.80 meters) at Clemson’s Bob Pollock Invitational … Member of the 4x400 meter relay team that finished eighth in a time of 3:31.73 at Clemson’s Bob Pollock Invitational … Placed 21st in the triple jump with a distance of 12.13 at ETSU’s Buccaneer Open … Placed 42nd in the men’s long jump with a distance of 5.47 meters at ETSU’s Buccaneer Open … Took 12th in the triple jump with a distance of 12.48 meters at UCS Invitational … Brought home 46th in the 400 meter run in a time of 56.21 at UCS Invitational … Finished 14th in long jump at Coastal Carolina Invitational with a distance of a distance of 5.76 meters and took 31st in the javelin throw with a distance of 38.01 meters … Claimed 36th in the discus throw with a toss of 32.57 meters at Coastal Carolina Invitational … Took home second place in the javelin throw with a distance of 40.61 meters at Emory Classic … Claimed 43rd in the seeded 1500 meter run with a 4:56.80 time at Emory Classic … Finished 21st in the discus throw with a distance of 34.88 meters at Emory Classic … Finished eighth with a distance of 12.55 meters in the triple jump at the Cumberlands Invitational … Finished 24th in the discus throw (34.68 meters) and 10th in the javelin throw (42.40 meters) at the Cumberlands Invitational … Finished fifth in the finals of the javelin throw with a toss of 42.25 meters at SAC Championships … Finished eighth in the men’s triple jump with a distance of 12.75 meters at SAC Championships. 

2013-14
Notched 68th in the prelims of the 60 meter dash at ETSU’s Niswonger Invitational in a time of 7.81 and finished 23rd in the finals of the triple jump … Ninth in the long jump with a distance of 5.84 meters at the Gamecock Invitational … Placed 19th in the triple jump with a distance of 12.04 meters and 25th in the javelin throw (34.34 meters) at the Terrier Relays … Member of the 4x100 relay team that claimed ninth in a time of 45.60 at the Terrier Relays … Member of the 4x400 relay team that finished eighth in a time of 3.32.32 at the Terrier Relays … Captured ninth in the discus throw with a distance of 32.89 meters and claimed second in the javelin throw with a toss of 36.41 meters at the Chanticleer Classic … Member of the 4x100 relay team “A” that captured third at the Chanticleer Classic …  Member of the 4x400 relay team that captured third at the Chanticleer Classic … Brought home 20th in the javelin throw with a distance of 32.70 meters at the South Atlantic Conference Championships … Captured 11th in the discus throw with a toss of 30.22 meters, while placing 11th in the triple jump with a distance of 11.99 meters at the South Atlantic Conference Championships.  

High School
Also lettered in football at Lexington High School.

Personal
Born on September 27, 1994 … Son of David and Julie Hoover … Undecided on major.

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