Women's Cross Country, Track & Field

Ericka Boney
Ericka Boney


St. Louis, Mo.

High School:
Metro High School



I/O Eligibility:

2011 Track and Field
Indoor: Ran her personal-best in the 60m with a 8.19 at Illinois Intercollegiate ... Ran her personal-best in the 200m with a 27.16 at Illini Classic.

High School
Lead high school team to win a pair of Missouri state championships in the 4x100m relay and 4x200m relay for Class 2 in 2008 and 2009 ... Individual events include 100m and 200m dash ... Graduated with honors.

Full name is Ericka Jasmine Boney ... Born March 24, 1992 ... Parents are Robert and Monica Boney ... Has an older brother, Andre, who is a senior at Western Illinois University ... Hobbies include hanging out with friends, surfing the internet, shopping at the mall and writing poetry ... Biggest thrill in sports is proving to herself that she has the ability to do something that she never dreamed possible ... Favorite athlete is Allyson Felix ... Role model is her mother because she is the person that gives her reason not to give up on herself and inspires her to take advantage of the gift she was blessed with ... Majoring in kinesiology, and plans to attend medical school.

Boney's Personal Bests
60m: 8.19 - Illinois Intercollegiate (1/29/11)
200m: 27.16 - Illini Classic (1/22/11)

Updated December 2011