Erickson named to NCAA committee
Longtime South Dakota State University head swimming coach Brad Erickson has been named to the NCAA Division I Men's and Women's Swimming Committee.
Erickson's appointment is effective Sept. 1 and will run through Sept. 1, 2017.
Since becoming head coach of both the Jackrabbit men's and women's swimming teams in 1976, Erickson has continuously represented South Dakota State on a national level. He began his service as a member of the first NCAA Women's Swimming Committee, serving from its inception in 1981 until 1987, including a year as the NCAA Division II Subcommittee chair.
Erickson also served as a meet official at the NCAA Division I Women's Swimming and Diving Championships from 1984-2007 and the Division I Men's Swimming and Diving Championships from 1994-2010. In addition, he has been the meet coordinator for the NCAA Division II Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving Championships since 1997.