21 - Erin Higgins
Erin Higgins
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kenosha, Wisc.
High School: St. Joseph HS
College: University of Illinois-Chicago
Position: G
Major: Psychology

AS A SENIOR (2013-14)
Competed in 28 of the Lions' 30 contests during her second and final season with Saint Leo... Led her team in free throw percentage with a 90.9 average... Also led her team with a 39.3 three-point field goal percentage... Averaged 3.9 points per game... Recorded a career-high 17 points against St. Augustine's in the Saint Leo Classic (11/14/13)... Finished her senior campaign with the green and gold earning 110 points.

AS A JUNIOR (2012-13)
Higgins played in just four games in her junior season before going down with a knee injury…Played 12 minutes, scored three points and grabbed two rebounds. 

CAREER 
Attended St. Joseph High School … Coached by Brendan Plowe … Selected First Team All-State (2006-07) … Named First Team All-Lakeshore Conference (2007-08) … First Team All-Conference (2008-09) … Lakeshore Conference Player of the Year (2008-09) … All-State Honorable Mention (2008-09) … First Team All-Midwest Conference … Second Team All-State … McDonald's All-American Nominee … Kenosha County Athlete of the Year … Competed at University of Illinois-Chicago … Competed with the ‘Full Package’ club team under the tutelage of Mike Seberger.

PERSONAL
Born July 5 in Asuncion, Paraguay … Psychology major … Hobbies include playing basketball, soccer, and spending time with friends and family … Her career goals are to graduate with degree in psychology and eventually become a coach … Her hard work and leadership skills are her best assets to the team … Names Michael Jordan and Steve Nash are her favorite athletes …  Lists the Marquette Golden Eagles and the Milwaukee Bucks as her favorite team … Chose Saint Leo because of the tight-knit community the roster … Daughter of Tom and Lori Higgins … Has one brother, Paul.