- Born in Phoenix, Ariz.
- Parents are David and Jeanine Erickson
- Has four sisters
- Is the 18th member of his extended family to attend BYU.
- Prepped at Sandra Day O'Connor High School where he was voted outstanding senior athlete.
Received the O’Connor Outstanding Senior Award in Baseball
- Honorable mention all-state in football and baseball
- Honorable mention 5A All-Northwest Region
Played on the Diamondbacks and Dodgers Scout Teams
Selected for the Arizona State High School All-Star Baseball Game
- Lettered four times in baseball, three times in football and twice in basketball.
Voted Team Captain and Offensive MVP as Quarterback of the Football Team.
Played on the Junior Sunbelt Team as a Junior and the Heartland Classic Team as a Senior.
Also recruited by TCU, Utah, Missouri, Kansas, Coastal Carolina, Oregon and Grand Canyon University.
Coached by Jeff Baumgartner and Rodney Davis