Eryk Yunk begins his first season with the Westminster College men's and women's cross country and track and field programs. Prior to Westminster College, Yunk competed in both Cross Country and Track for Mississippi State University. There he earned a top 15 finish at the SEC Conference Track Meet in the Steeplechase posting a personal best time of 9:20.86.
In 2020 Yunk received his Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Mississippi State University. He is currently pursuing a Masters degree in English Education, with goals of teaching and coaching at the collegiate or high school level.