Alex Morris
Alex Morris

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Springfield, Missouri

High School:
Kickapoo H.S.

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 135

Event:
Distances

Experience:
3L


2007
Earned MWC Scholar-Athlete award in both track and cross country ... Competed in 1500 meters at TCU Invitational ... Placed 11th in the event with a time of 4:20.90.

2006 Cross Country
Named to Fall 2006 Academic All-Mountain West Conference team ... Participated in every meet for the Horned Frogs ... Top finish was 18th-place showing at North Texas Invitational ... Earned finish by posting a time of 21:35.03 in the four-mile run ... Finished 35th at Texas A&M Invitational with a time of 27:35 ... Teamed with Festus Kigen to place fourth at the Bear Relays with a time of 38:35.94 ... Placed 42nd at the Mountain West Conference Championships with a time of 26:58.4 in the 8,000 meters ... Finished 61st at Cowboy Jamboree with a time of 26:50 in the 8,000 meters ... Finished 63rd at South Central Regional with a time of 33:02.0 in the 10,000 meters.

2006
Did not participate in any meets.

2005
Recorded six top 10 finishes in the indoor and outdoor seasons combined ... Recorded a personal-best time of 8:58.14 in the 3000 meters at the Wes Kittley 6-Way Meet to finish fourth ... Placed ninth at the Razorback Invitational in the 3000 meters (8:55.22) ... Competed in the mile run and 5000 meters, placing 10th (4:31.11) and 14th (15:42.22), respectively ... Collected three seventh-place finishes in the outdoor season with two in the 3000 meters (Dr. Pepper Invitational and Oklahoma Invitational) and one at the TCU Invitational ... Also competed in the 1500 and 10,000 meters, placing 11th (4:07.49 at UTA Invitational) and 14th (33:47.18 at C-USA Outdoor Championships), respectively.

2004 Cross Country
Was one of TCU's top two finishers in every event in which he competed ... Finished first among the TCU harriers in each of the season's final three races: the Chile Pepper, conference and regional meets ... Placed 40th at the C-USA Championships, covering the 8K distance in 26:48 ... improved 12 places from his freshman year ... Ran a 33:01 10K at the South Central regional meet to place 69th overall ... knocked 1:49 off his time and moved up 30 places from 2003.

2004
Placed 20th at the C-USA indoor meet in the 3000 meters with a time of 9:06.12 and finished 17th in the 5K ... Competed in the 5000 and 10,000 meters at the C-USA Outdoor meet, placing 24th (15:42.17) and 11th (33:24.99) respectively.

2003 Cross Country
Was third among TCU runners and 52nd overall at the Conference USA Championships, finishing the 8K race in 27:10.9 ... Placed fourth among TCU runners and was 99th overall in his first South Central Regional meet.

High School
Earned four letters in cross country, three in track and one in tennis at Kickapoo High in Springfield, Mo. ... garnered all-conference honors four times in cross country, three in track and one in tennis ... received all-district honors twice in both track and cross country ... a three-time MVP in cross country.

Personal
Parents are Mark and Terri Morris ... father ran track at SMS ... interested in pursuing degrees in finance, accounting and religion.


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