Jacob Morris
Jacob Morris
Height: 6-2
Weight: 185
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Charleston, SC
High School: Charleston Math & Science HS
Major: Political Science

FMU: 2-year returning letterman....Played in 2 events in 2018-19....Low round of 73 at USCA's Cleveland Golf Palmetto Intercollegiate (3-11-19)....Played in six of 11 events during the 2017-18 season....Best finish was 30th at the 2018 Wofford College Invitational with a 222 (+6) score for 54 holes....Two rounds of par or lower (low of 69)....In-state product....FMU Swamp Fox Athletic-Academic Honor Roll 2018 (fall).

PERSONAL:

  • Born Jacob Glenn Morris in Charleston, S.C.
  • Graduate of Charleston Math & Science High School
  • 3-time All-Region selection
  • Won the 2016 Jr. City Championship
  • Played 3rd base on region-title winning high school varsity baseball team
  • Set 3 city records in swimming
  • Nickname is Jake

PERSONAL FAVORITES:

  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up: Professional baseball player 
  • Favorite Superhero: Spiderman
  • Favorite Athlete: Tiger Woods
  • Favorite Sports Teams: Miami Dolphins, University of South Carolina Gamecocks
  • Favorite Movie or TV Show: Lone Survivor 
  • Favorite Food: Pizza
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: My brother and I went to Jamaica this past summer and it was the most fun I've ever had; Jamaica for sure.
  • Twitter Handle: jacob__morris
  • Instagram Account: jacobmorrisss
  • Your Motivation Music: Country/Rap
  • Favorite Thing About FMU: The diversity within the students
  • Favorite Off-Field Activity: Hanging out with teammates
  • Goals for Upcoming Season: Win a tournament as a team and as an individual
  • Why you first chose your sport: The difficulty and the never ending chase of getting better
  • The biggest mental challenge to you improving faster: Knowing you're as good as you are, but not thinking you're better than you actually are
  • Interesting Notes: I went back to play baseball when I was a senior in high school; I played third base and pitched when we won our region championship; I play golf and swing a baseball bat left-handed, but do everything else right handed; I didn't start playing golf until I was 12 years old
  • Brush With Greatness: I own three city records in swimming

CAREER TOTALS:

Year      Rds         Strokes     Avg
2018-19 6 472 78.67
2017-18 18 1400 77.78
Totals 24 1872 78.00