Jermaine Morris

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Manchester, Jamaica

High School:
Manchester HS

Height:
5-11

Event:
Distance

Experience:
1L

Major:
Mathematics Education

Jermaine Morris

02/22/2013

Kim Francis Sets School Hurdles Record on Day Two of WAC Championships

Marlesia Carey claims WAC title in women's long jump

02/09/2013

Sprinters, Hurdlers Advance to Semifinals at Tyson Invitational

Final regular season meet concludes Saturday

04/21/2012

Techsters Dominate at Southeastern Invitational

Several top-five finishes recorded for Tech

04/17/2012

Throwers Lead Tech at Mississippi Open

Vassell wins discus, second in shot put

02/12/2012

Trey Hadnot Leads Louisiana Tech on Final Day of Tyson Invitational

Hadnot runs second-fastest 200m time in school history

2010 Indoor Second Team All-WAC (800m, DMR)
2010 Outdoor Second Team All-WAC (800m)

2013: Opened the year with a seventh place finish in the 800m at the Blazer Invite (1/11), running 1:57.02 ... Finished 12th in the 800m at the Tyson Invitational (2/8-9) with a time of 1:55.87 ... Finished ninth in the 800m at the WAC Indoor Championships (2/21-23) with an altitude adjusted time of 1:56.02.

2012: Opened the year at the UAB Blazer Invitational (1/12) with a sixth place finish in the 800m, running 1:56.77 ... Ran 1:54.67 to finish 24th in the 800m at the Tyson Invitational (2/10-11) ... Ran 1:55.41 in the 800m to finish seventh at the WAC Indoor Championships (2/24-25) ... Ran 51.52 in the 400m at the Louisiana Classics (3/17) to place 20th ... Finished 21st in the 800m at the Victor Lopez Classic (3/23) with a time of 1:54.96 while also running the second leg of the 4x400m relay that finished 14th with a time of 3:31.49 ... Placed fourth in the 800m with a time of 1:55.41 and ran the second leg of the 4x400m relay that finished third with a time of 3:19.66 at the Jim Mize Invitational (4/7) ... Ran 1:55.56 in the 800m at the Mississippi Open (4/14) to place eighth while also running the second leg of the 4x400m relay that ran 3:18.51 to finish eighth ... Finished second in the 800m at the Southeastern Invitational (4/20) with a time of 1:54.06 ... Finished 14th at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/21) with an 800m time of 1:56.92 ... At the WAC Championships (5/8-11), ran 1:57.23 to place 11th in the 800m.

2011: Ran the opening leg of the distance medley relay at the Leonard Hilton Invitational (1/14) as the team won with a time of 10:24.51 ... Finished second in the 800m at the Arkansas State Invitational (1/22), running 1:54.60 ... Ran the third leg of the DMR relay that set a school record with a time of 9:56.98 as the team finished fourth at the Tyson Invitational (2/11-12), 1.5 seconds behind Arkansas and two seconds ahead of LSU while also running 1:54.80 in the 800m to place seventh ... Ran 1:57.59 in the 800m to finish 11th at the WAC Championships (2/24-26) ... Finished 10th in the 1,500m at the LSU Relays (3/25-26) with a time of 4:05.55 while running the second leg of the 4x800m relay that finished second with a time of 7:35.79 ... At the Texas Relays (4/6-9), ran the anchor leg of the 4x800m relay that finished fourth with the second-best time in school history, 7:31.23 ... Finished sixth in the 800m with a time of 1:57.59 at the Northwestern State Invitational (4/16) ... Ran a season best time fo 1:54.39 in the 800m to finish fourth at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/23) ... Ran the third leg of the 4x800m relay that ran the sixth-fastest time in school history to place 13th at the 102nd Drake Relays (4/29-30) with a time of 7:41.24 ... Finished 13th in the 800m at the WAC Championships (5/10-13) with a time of 1:56.20.

2010: Ran 1:54.62 to open the season at the Razorback Invitational (1/22-23) to finish second while also running the third leg of the DMR team that finished third with a time of 10:08.10... Finished fourth in the 400m at the Tyson Invitational (2/12-13) with a time of 1:53.24 before running the third leg of the DMR team that set a school record with a time of 10:01.54 and finished sixth, topping teams from Baylor and Georiga... Earned a pair of all-conference honors at the WAC Indoor Championships (2/25-27) with first team honors coming in the DMR as he ran the third leg of the relay that finished second with a time of 10:02.85 and second team honors in the 800m as he finished sixth with a time of 1:55.44... Finished second in the 800m at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/20), running 1:56.66... Ran a then-personal best time of 1:54.48 in the 800m to finish 11th at the 83rd Annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays (3/31-4/3)... Ran 1:54.01 at the Ole Miss Invitational (4/10) to finish seventh... Topped that personal best time set at the Texas Relays with a time of 1:53.13 in the 800m as he placed seventh at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/17)... Ran the third leg of the DMR team that rana season-best 10:00.84 at the Penn Relays (4/23-25)... At the WAC Outdoor Championships (5/12-15), finished sixth in the 800m to garner second team all-WAC honors with a finals time of 1:53.21 after running a personal record time of 1:52.97 in the prelims.

2009: Redshirted the indoor season...Ran the 800m at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/28), finishing fourth with a time of 2:03.14... At the Texas Relays (4/2), placed 13th in the 800m with a time of 1:55.66... Finished second in the800m at the LSU Alumni Gold Invite (4/18) with a time of 1:55.24... Placed 10th in the 800m prelims at the WAC Championships (5/14) with a time of 1:55.37.

High School: Ran for coach Jerry Holness at Manchester High School in Mandeville, Jamaica...Member of the Championships of America at Penn Relays 4X800 championship relay team along with team mate Alwayne Green...Was the captain of the team his senior year...Had personal best times of 1:53.80 in the 800m, 49.6 in the 400m, 4:07 in the 1500m and 16:40 in the 5000m while in high school.

Personal: Son of Carlton and Lucille Morris... Has two sisters, Kerryann and Denesha... Has one brother, Carlton... Born November 29, 1988 in Mandeville, Jamaica... Chose LA Tech over LSU, Texas A&M and Florida State... Majoring in mathematics education.