Lockwood appeared in three games before his season was cut short due to injury, resulting in a medical redshirt. Went one-for-four with a walk in five plate appearances. Hit .250 with a singled and one walk. Picked up a hit in his debut, a pinch-hit single against Kansas State on Feb. 26. Started at DH on Feb. 27 against Western Kentucky. Pinch-hit, walked and scored in his final game of the year, on March 13 against Nevada.
A four-year varsity player at pitcher, outfield and first base, for Broomfield High School in Colorado, Lockwood was a two-time All-State selection and four-year All-Conference honoree… During Lockwood’s junior season, he was named a 4A All-State pitcher by the Denver Post and also claimed First Team All-Northern League honors after striking out 12 of 16 batters faced in the five-inning district championship game that ended via mercy rule and earned Broomfield a No. 1 seed. In 2009, Broomfield finished 21-3 with a 21-game winning streak after dropping the season-opener, before falling in the double-elimination state championship tournament.
Erik James Lockwood… Son of Bob and Laura Lockwood… Has younger siblings Jackson and Kendall… Grandfather Bobby Lockwood played baseball and basketball at Louisiana-Monroe… Majoring in Business Administration… Career plans include a job in accounting or real estate.