Erick Schork was hired in 2007 as the strength and conditioning coach for the Billiken women's and men's basketball teams.
Prior to his arrival at SLU, Schork spent four years as the director of strength and conditioning at Wright State University. While at WSU, he helped design and implement training programs for 250 student-athletes, including the women's and men's basketball teams. Schork came to Wright State from Ohio State University, where he served as an assistant strength coach from 1997 through 2003.
Schork earned a bachelor's degree at Springfield (Mass.) College in 1995 and a master's degree at Western Michigan in 1997. He served as a graduate assistant while attending WMU from 1995-97.
After graduation, Schork worked with the Buffalo Bills of the NFL in 1997. He also was the speed coach at Wittenberg University, designed the first weight room for the NHL's Columbus Blue Jackets and was a consultant for USA Youth Hockey.
Schork is a member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association and the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association and is a certified strength and conditioning coach through those organizations. Schork resides in St. Louis with his wife, Amy, and their daughter, Anna.