Louisiana - 1st place 5-Axle Sleeper
Eric, who placed second in the 3-Axle class at the 2013 NTDC, earned the first-place trophy in the 5-Axle Sleeper class for his eighth Louisiana state title. A 21-year safe driver for FedEx Freight based in Lafayette who is a member of the elite FedEx Aces team, he has accumulated more than 925,000 accident-free miles during his 23-year professional driving career. Retired from the U.S. Navy, Eric and his wife Missy have two sons, Eric and Ethan. In his spare time, he enjoys volunteering for community events for veterans. The Courvilles live in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana.