Erwin Lawson (voiced by Erik Von Detten who also voiced Sid Phillips), is a character from Recess (TV series) as he is always known, is the fifth-grader (until the direct-to-video film, "Recess: Taking the Fifth Grade" in which he is a sixth grader) archenemy of T.J. and his gang, but has expressed being fond of T.J. in an episode. Like T.J., he usually wears a baseball cap, but unlike him, Lawson's visor sticks out in front and he is tall and lanky. He bullies Gus and athletically competes with Vince. When against Vince he always loses but still thinks he is better than him. He has an older sister who put his hair in pigtails.