Erik Fossen
Erik Fossen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Reedley, Calif.

High School:
Reedley HS

Last College:
Reedley College

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 160

Event:
Jumps

Birthdate:
08/27/1986

Fresno State: (2008) Was the top high jumper and triple jumper for the team in his first year as a Bulldog ... finished third in the WAC standings with a high jump mark of 6-8.75 (2.05m) ... was eighth in WAC standings for triple jump with a leap of 49-0.25 (14.94m) ... was the team's second-best long jumper, eighth in WAC standings with a jump of 23-6 (7.16m).

Reedley JC: A two-year jumper at the junior college level ... competed in all three jumping events ... was the conference champion in both the high jump and long jump ... named team MVP and team captain ... cleared 7-0 in the high jump ... had a personal best of 23-4 in the long jump ... triple jump best of 47-11.

Reedley HS: Lettered in track and field all four years ... set the school record and named conference champion in both the triple jump and the high jump ... earned team MVP honors and voted team captain.

Personal: Born Aug. 27, 1986 in Reedley, Calif. ... parents are Deborah and Marlowe Fossen ... has three older siblings, one brother and two sisters.

Fossen's Records Best Marks Meet, Date
High Jump 6-8.75 (2.05m) Cal-Nevada Championship, (3/29/08)
Long Jump 23-2.75 (7.08m) WAC Outdoor Championship, (5/17/08)
Triple Jump 49-00.25 (14.94m) Cal-Nevada Championship, (3/29/08)

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