Director of Track & Field Ron Boyce Previews 2013-14 Indoor Season
2014 Track & Field Indoor: Competed in seven meets ... Set a career-best and placed seventh in the 300-meter dash in 41.75 and second in the 4x400-meter relay at the Holiday Preview (Dec. 6) in Ames, Iowa ... Placed seventh in the 400 meters at the Arkansas Preview (Jan. 10) with a time of 1:00.67 ... Set career mark in the 400-meters with her 58.43 at the Holiday Inn Invitational (Jan. 17-18) ... Forth in the 4x400 relay at the Gladstein Invitational (Jan. 24-25) with a time of 3:47.93 ... Competed in three events in the Varsity Apartments Invitational (Jan. 31-Feb. 1): 22nd in the 200-meter dash (26.49), 14th in the 400-meter dash (1:00.54), and eighth in the 4x400m relay (4:04.09) ... Earned 12th in the 400-meter dash in 59.86 and fifth in the 4x400 relay in 4:02.2 at the Missouri Invitational (Feb. 7) ... At the Missouri Valley Conference Championships (Mar. 1-2): 22nd in the 200m dash prelims (Career-best 26.41), 18th in the 400m dash prelims, and 17th in the weight throw (15.70m).
Background Racked up a trio of school records during her prep career, including Springfield Catholic's top marks in the 100 meters (12.61), 200 meters (25.69) and 400 meters (58.16) ... As a senior, earned conference championships in three sprint events ... Also notched top-five finishes in the 200 and 400 meters at the state championship meet, and placed 12th in the 100 ... Claimed a sectional championship in the 400 with a time of 59.17 seconds ... Was a 2013 Academic All-State pick ... Also competed in volleyball in high school.
Personal Erin Elizabeth Roebuck was born Nov. 28, 1994 in Indianapolis, Ind. ... Daughter of Jim and Jaynne Roebuck ... Relative Jim Roebuck attended Missouri State from 1980-1985 ... Has one brother, Calvin, who plays baseball at Drury University in Springfield ... Lists her biggest sports thrill as putting everything she has left into the last curve in the 400 meters ... Plans to major in exercise science at Missouri State ... Plans to attend graduate school.