Eric Kerr
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Eric Kerr

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Chatham, Ill.

High School:
Glenwood High School

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 225

Position:
DL

Experience:
Sq.

07/02/2013

Eleven Redbirds Earn MVFC Academic Excellence Award

Illinois State won nine games in 2012.

2013: Member of the practice squad.

2012: Member of the practice squad.

Glenwood HS: Three-year starter for head coach Dan Rourke ... recorded 121 tackles and recovered three fumbles as a senior ... led the Central State 8 in tackles ... named an all-conference pick as the team's captain ... helped lead the team to the IHSA state playoff quarterfinals ... tallied 139 tackles, seven interceptions and recovered seven fumbles during junior season ... honorable mention all-conference selection that year ... set school record for most tackles in a season ... led team to a state runner-up finish in the playoffs ... also competed four years in track.

Personal: Born March 31, 1994, in Chatham, Ill. ... son of Chris and Lisa Kerr ... has one older sister, Kristine, who also attended ISU ... majoring in information systems.