Cross Country 2013 XC - SENIOR
Competed at the Big Ten Championships, where he placed 70th overall and ninth for the Illini ... Finished eighth for the squad at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational.
2012 XC - RS SENIOR
Redshirt season ... Ran unattached in season debut at Illinois Challenge, finishing with a 6K time of 19:30 ... Finished tenth overall at Bradley Classic, running a time of 24:44 ... Ran unattached at the Illinois Intercollegiate, finishing ninth overall.
2014 Track and Field Outdoor: Placed fourth in the 1,500m at the Big Ten Championships to score points for the Illini ... Placed first in the 1,500m at both the Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invite and the Musco Twilight ... Placed second in the 3,000m steeplechase at the Tiger Track Classic ... Academic All-Big Ten.
Indoor: Did not compete.
2013 Track and Field Outdoor: Redshirt season ... Ran unattached and qualified for the USA Track and Field Championships.
Indoor: Earned All-America honors in the DMR, after the Illini finished seventh overall with a time of 9:35.56 ... Finished fourth in the mile at the Big Ten Championships ... Broke the 22-year old school mile record at the IU Relays with a time of 4:00.56, then reset the time at the Meyo Invitational ... Won the 800m title at the Illini Classic ... Ran anchor leg of the DMR squad that broke the 18-year old school record at the Last Chance Meet.
AT EASTERN ILLINOIS
Seven time All-Conference honoree ... Holds the school record in the 1,500m with a time of 3:41.87 ... Earned varsity letters in track (three) and cross country (three) ... Academic All-American.
Indoor and outdoor school record holder in the 800m, mile and 3,200m ... Three time all-state honoree in cross country and two time all-state honoree in track ... Placed fifth at the IHSA cross country championships in 2008 ... Took third in the 1,600m at the 2008 IHSA track state championships ... Was a member of the IHSA All-State academic team.
Son of Russell and Cynthia Morris ... Born Sept. 14, 1990 ... Majoring in industrial engineering.
Morris' Personal Bests Cross Country
6K: 19:30 - Illini Challenge (8/31/12)
8K: 24:44 - Bradley Classic (10/12/12)