Houlihan, a senior third baseman/outfielder at Lincoln-Way North High School in
Frankfort, Ill., has signed a letter of intent to continue both her athletic and academic
career at Saint Xavier University as a member of the Cougar softball
program. The Tinley Park, Ill., native
will be a freshman at SXU in the fall of 2011.
She will compete for playing time on the field for the Cougars during
the 2012 season.
Houlihan is the daughter of Kevin and Joanne Houlihan of Tinley
Park. She is currently coached by Aimee
Lonigro at Lincoln-Way North High School.
Houlihan is looking to pursue a degree in psychology starting next year
at Saint Xavier University.
"Erin is very versatile with the ability to play third base, second base and in
the outfield," said Saint Xavier University softball coach Myra
Minuskin."We are excited to have another talented Houlihan in the
program as she joins her sister, Katie."