He is the son of Ernie Myers, who was in prison.
- He was falsely accused of theft.
- He got a bike for Christmas.
- He was thinking about asking Donna Barclay on a hay-ride/date, but was soon convinced against it.
|“|| Coach Bryant: Did ya make up your mind about the game tomorrow?
Eric Myers: I can't be there, coach. I have to keep my promise.
|“|| Eric Myers: The game was supposed to be today, and they changed it. You see, I made a promise.
Brooke Myers: Did you cross your heart?
Eric Myers: No.
Brooke Myers: Then you don't have to keep it.
Eric Myers: Yes, I do. A promise is a promise, whether you cross your heart or not.
Brooke Myers: Really? So when you promised last week to take me to Whit's End, you still have to do it, even though you didn't cross your heart?
Eric Myers: Brooke, I don't wanna go to Whit's End.
Brooke Myers: But, you promised! And a promise is a promise.
Eric Myers: Oh, come on.
|“|| John Whittaker: That seems to be common about problems, doesn't it? Always being so... uh... problematic.
Eric Myers: Yeah. Especially this one.
|“|| Kevin (b): She's a preacher's kid. You can't ask her out.
Eric Myers: Why not?
Kevin (b): It'll be like going out with... Moses.
Eric Myers: Moses?
Kevin (b): Well, Moses' daughter. You'd have to do everything right. You never know when you might be breaking a commandment you don't even know about.