University of Miami Athletics

Erin Ford

position

Sprints

Class

Freshman

Hometown

Royal Palm Beach, Fla.

High School

Royal Palm Beach

2018 Outdoor: Finished fourth in the women’s 4x400m relay team at the Hurricane Invitational with a time of 3:45.17, and ran a 24.86 in the 200m.

2018 Indoor: Was 15th in 300m at UAB Blazer Invitational with a time of 40.15 seconds…Was 10th in the 200m at the Red Raider Open with a time of 24.53…Member of winning 4x400m relay team at the Red Raider Open that ran a time of 3:41.84…Won section 1 of the women’s 400m at the Power 5 Invitational with a time of 57.76 seconds…Won Heat 5 of the women’s 4x400m with a time of 3:46.01 and placed 13th overall at the Tiger Paw Invitational.

2017 Outdoor: Member of the 4x100m and 4x400m relay teams that both placed second at the Hurricane Invitational…Placed third with a time of 24.32 seconds in the women’s 200m at the Hurricane Invitational… Finished 11th in the 200m with a time of 24.23 seconds at the Hurricane Collegiate Invitational… Member of the women’s 4x100m relay team that finished seventh at the Hurricane Collegiate Invitational… Member of the women’s 4x400m relay team that finished ninth at the Hurricane Collegiate Invitational… Placed18th in the women’s 400m with a time of 56.74 seconds at the Florida Relays… Competed in the women’s 100m and was a member of the women’s 4x400m relay that placed second and combined for a time of 3:38.31 at the Hurricane Alumni Invitational… Competed in the women’s 400m at the Michael Johnson Invitational… Posted a season-best time of 55.57 seconds in the women’s 400m at the Tom Jones Invitational… Competed in the women’s 400m at the ACC Outdoor Championships…

2017 Indoor:  Finished sixth with a time of 39.28 seconds in the 300m at the VT Invitational… Member of the winning women’s 4x400m relay team at the Virginia Tech Invitational with a time of 3:38.56… Competed in the 200m at the McCravy Memorial Invitational… Member of the women’s 4x400m relay team that placed third at the McCravy Memorial Invitational with a time of 3:33.43 that ranks fifth all-time in UM history… Won Section 6 of the women’s 400m with a personal-best time of 55.90 seconds at the Meyo Invitational… Competed in the 200m and 400m at the Tiger Paw Invitational… Competed in the 200m at the ACC Championships… Member of the women’s 4x400m relay team that put an exclamation point on Miami’s team championship, defending the Canes’ relay championship with a time of 3:34.77 and scoring the Hurricanes’ final 10 points of the meet. The victory marked Miami’s third in the last four years in the women’s 4x400m relay…

2016 Indoor: Part of the 4x400m relay team that finished second at the Nittany Lion Challenge with a time of 3:45.51 … Placed 11th in the 400m at the McCravy Memorial Meet with a time of 55.96 seconds … Part of the 4x400m relay team that placed 11th with a time of 3:47.68 at the McCravy Memorial Meet …  Placed 11th in the women’s 200m dash at The Armory with a time of 24.78 seconds … Combined to place second in the women’s 4x400m relay college division at the Armory Track Invitational with a time of 3:44.74 … Ran a personal-best time of 24.47 seconds in the open 200m at the Tyson Invitational … Member of relay team that placed sixth in the 4x400m at the Tyson Invitational with a time of 3:41.37

2016 Outdoor: Competed in the 100m and 200m at the ACC Championships… Competed in the 100m and 200m at the LSU Invitational…

High School: Ford is the latest in a long line of Florida talents to join the Hurricanes. The gifted sprinter was the runner-up in the 200m at the 2014 AAU Club Nationals and earned fourth in the 400m and fifth in the 200m at the 2014 Florida 4A State Track Meet. Ford has personal bests of 11.90 seconds in the 100m, 23.81 seconds in the 200m and 54.42 seconds in the 400m. Her 400m time ranks ninth in the country, while her 200m time is tied for 11th among returning seniors in the United States.