|High School:||Episcopal School of Dallas|
The development of an athlete is enhanced when the man believes in his ability to make plays. While playing in most of the games in 2007, his minutes on the field were few. But Cole made plays when on the field, demonstrating to all of us that he is capable and confident. Cole wants more time and he is putting forth the effort. Cole will play at the close defense position in 2008...2007: Saw action in 10 games for the Bears...Picked-up four ground balls...Secondary School Background: A graduate of the Episcopal School of Dallas where he lettered in lacrosse (4) and football (3)...Captain of lacrosse and football teams...Played on Team Texas U-15 and U-17 championship teams...All-American, All-State and All-SPC as a senior...Earned the Ward Skinner Award and was an Academic All-American nominee...Invited to play in the National Senior Showcase in St. Louis...All-SPC honorable mention in football as a senior...National Honor Society member...Earned the Dallas Morning News Good Kid Award...National Merit commended...Personal: The son of Thomas and Debra Erickson of Dallas...Has two siblings, Chase and Luke...Enjoys film and hiking...Undecided on his concentration.