Women's Track & Field

Erin Schaeffer
Erin Schaeffer
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Franklin, Conn.
High School: Norwich Free Academy
Position: Jumps

2014 Outdoor: Placed eighth in the high jump at the Ivy Championships … won the high jump at the Brown Springtime Open … posted three top-three finishes during the season.

2013-14 Indoor: Placed first in the high jump at the Alden Invitational with a personal record of 5’ 5.75” … Recorded a high jump of 5’ 4.5” at the Ivy League Heptagonal Indoor Championships … Placed third at the Brown University Invitational with a high jump of 5’ 5” … Also competed in the BU Terrier Invitational.

Before Brown: A four-year letterwinner in track & field at Norwich Free Academy … team captain as a senior … named All-State in the high jump as a junior and senior … first place at the 2013 State Open and the Class LL Championships … first place in the Class LL Championships as a junior … named an All-ECC selection in the high jump … recipient of the State Scholar-Athlete Award and member of the National Honors Society.

Personal: Born on July 23, 1995 … daughter of Tracey Boyden and John Schaeffer … plans to concentrate in neuroscience … hobbies include reading and watching movies.