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Erin Tiger

Erin Tiger '19

Year: Junior
Position: Middle Blocker
Hometown: Lebanon Township, New Jersey
High School: Voorhees
Major: Business Management


Why did you choose Moravian College?

I knew I wanted to play volleyball in college and after my first visit, I felt like Moravian was the perfect place for me to play and continue my education.

What is you major and why?

Business management because there is a lot you can do with it, and I would like to own my own business one day.

What has been your favorite course at Moravian and why?

My favorite course at Moravian was Environmental Science. The professor was so funny and we always went on field trips. It inspired me to pursue a minor in environmental science.

What is your most memorable moment as a Greyhound?

My most memorable moment as a greyhound was starting in my first college volleyball game. I will never forget the mix of nerves and excitement I felt.

How has being an athlete helped you as a student?

Being an athlete has helped me as a student because it forces me to get my work done on time, and stay ahead in school. I know that my weeknights and weekends in the fall are always busy so I need to have my work done on time so I can focus on volleyball when I need to.

What is the hardest part of your sport?

One of the hardest parts of volleyball is being so reliant on your teammates. It is a big game of trust. You have to trust that your teammates will do their jobs so you can do yours.

Why do you wear your jersey number?

My coach gave me the choice between two numbers the summer before we moved in as freshman and 11 seemed like a good pick .

Name one obstacle or form of adversity you have had to overcome.

The whole transition from high school volleyball to college volleyball was tougher than I expected.

Why is community service important to your role as a student-athlete at Moravian?

It brings all the Moravian teams together to help the local communities while allowing the athletes to gain important knowledge, and make a difference in people’s lives.

What advice do you have for a prospective Moravian College student-athlete?

Enjoy it while it lasts. Those four years are going to go by so quickly.


Color: Green
Food: Pancakes
Restaurant: any diner
Movie: Braveheart
TV Show: Friends
Musical Artist: Post Malone
Athlete: Matt Anderson
Pro Team: Miami Dolphins
Hobbies: Hanging with my friends, going to Moravian sporting events
Most Prized Possession: My family
Biggest Fear: Heights