Indoor: Has appeared in two meets for Houston this season...Threw the weight throw 14.96m (48-2.5) in his indoor collegiate debut at the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational
Outdoor: Competed in the shot put, hammer and discus in six meets for the Cougars... Recorded a personal best of 43.13m (141'-6") in the hammer throw to take ninth place at the Texas Invitational, his highest finish of the season.
Threw shot put for the Homer Hanna Eagles...Named City and District Champion for 2012.. Awarded Co-City and Co-District Champion in 2013...Herrera broke the Hanna High School shot put record last season.
Raised in Brownsville, Texas...Recognized for being in top ten percent of graduating class...Involved in Health Occupations Students of America and participated in the city math meet...hobbies include lifting weights and technology...Recognizes his mother and father as being his biggest influences...Majoring in Sports Administration.