Selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll in 2006.
All-East member in the outdoor high jump in 2006 ... earned Second-Team All-Patriot League honors in the indoor high jump in 2004 and `05.
Qualified for the IC4A Championship in the high jump during both the indoor and outdoor season ... placed eighth at the outdoor IC4A Championship with a season-best height of 6'8-1/4" (2.04 meters) ... won the event twice during the outdoor season and once indoors ... cleared 6'9" (2.06 meters) to win Navy's Three-Team Meet during the indoor campaign ... matched that 6'9" mark against Army two weeks later in the Star Meet ... placed third in the outdoor Patriot League Championship and fifth at the indoor championship.
Primarily competed in the high jump as a sophomore ... cleared 6'7" in the indoor event at the Patriot League Championship to finish second ... set career-mark in the indoor and outdoor triple jump ... recorded a jump of 42'1-1/2" at Patriot League Indoor Championship ... notched career-best outdoor effort in the high jump with a 6'9-3/4" mark at the Quaker Invitational ... earned first-place in the outdoor high jump with a 6'8-1/4" showing against American, Maine and Maryland ... tied season-best outdoor high jump mark at Patriot League Championship ... registered same height in the indoor high jump at the Iowa State Classic ... posted a first-place jump against James Madison.
Placed second in the indoor high jump at the Patriot League Championship with a height of 6'9" ... recorded indoor and outdoor career highs in the high jump ... posted a leap of 6'9-1/2" at the UNC Last Chance Indoor Meet and recorded a jump of 6'9" at the IC4A Outdoor Championship ... placed first in the high jump (6'8") versus Princeton and in the Navy Invitational (6'6") during the indoor season ... posted a pair of first-place finishes in the high jump during the outdoor season.
Attended Sanger High School ... four-year letterwinner in track ... also earned three letters in basketball ... California State Champion and school-record holder in the high jump (7'1/4") ... won the Golden West Championship with a 7' jump ... earned All-America honors in the high jump as a senior ... captained the track squad during his final season ... named MVP as a senior.
Son of William and Sandy Herron ... born May 21, 1985, in Providence, R.I. ... majoring in computer science.