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Erik Highsmith

  • Wide Receiver
  • Vanceboro, NC (West Craven)
  • Ht: 6-2 | Wt: 172
  • 2009 - 2013
  • North Carolina Tar Heels

  • Year: Senior

As a Recruit: Highsmith was recruited from West Craven (Vanceboro, NC) class of 2009. He committed to North Carolina on 10/24/2008. He was recruited by Charlie Williams .





  • Spring preview: 5 Qs

    Spring preview: 5 Qs

    CarolinaBlue explores five areas in which the Tar Heels will be looking for answers when spring practice begins today. More

  • Postgame notes

    Postgame notes

    Prior to Gio Bernard’s 74-yard return, the longest punt return N.C. State had allowed this season was an 8-yard return by South Alabama’s T.J. Glover on Sept. 15. More

  • Notes: Bernard's encore

    Notes: Bernard's encore

    Gio Bernard's 177 rushing yards are the second-most in his career behind the 262 he had last week vs. Virginia Tech. More

  • Fedora assesses midway point

    Fedora assesses midway point

    UNC coach Larry Fedora held his weekly press conference Monday morning as the Tar Heels prepare to travel for Saturday’s 2:30 p.m. game at Miami. More

  • 'Where we're going to be'

    'Where we're going to be'

    CHAPEL HILL – Larry Fedora spoke with reporters after practice on Wednesday and outlined what the team still has to do to prepare for the first game of the season on Saturday. More


Erik Highsmith is a 6-2, 190-pound Wide Receiver from Vanceboro, NC. He has committed to North Carolina Tar Heels.


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