Jamie Morrissey
Jamie  Morrissey

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Rochester, Mich.

High School:
Rochester Adams

Event:
Mid-Distance

Elig. (In/Out):
JR/JR


12/09/2015

Morrissey Selected as Big Ten Track Athlete of the Week

Morrissey Selected as B1G Women's Track Athlete of the Week

02/21/2015

U-M Collects Five Wins at Home; DMR, Mioduszewski Shine at Notre Dame

Women's Track & Field Collects Six Wins Across Silverston, Alex Wilson Invites

Last Updated: Feb. 10, 2016

At Michigan
• Big Ten Track Athlete of the Week (Dec. 9, 2015)
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2014)

Junior (2016)

Indoor
• Competed in the mile race (5:15.39) and the 4,000-meter DMR relay finishing second (11:23.93) at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 5-6)
• Helped U-M win the Notre Dame Invitational (Jan. 23) with a third place finish in the mile race (4:46.86) and sixth in the 4x400m relay (3:56.53)
• Finished fourth in the 800-meter run (2:12.22) and the 4x400m relay event (4:02.13) at the Hillsdale Winter Opener (Jan. 9) ... Won the mile race in 4:44.56, an indoor personal-best, at the GVSU Holiday Open (Dec. 4)

Sophomore (2015)

Outdoor
• Ran 2:09.26 in the 800-meter prelims at the Big Ten Championships (May 15-17)
• Was the runner-up in the fifth section of the 800-meter race at 2:09.04 at the adidas/Steve Scott Invitational (May 2)
• Finished 10th in the 800-meter run championship race at Gina Relays (April 25), running 2:12.02
• Ran in the 800-meter race and set a PR in the 1,500-meter race at UVA Challenge (April 17-18)
• Finished 10th in the 1,500-meter run and also ran in the 4x400m relay at the CAL-UVA Tri Meet (April 3-4)
• Ran 2:17.87 in the 800-meter race at the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Challenge (March 27-28)

Indoor
• Earned a fourth-place finish in the 800-meter race at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 27-28), setting a new PR at 2:07.52
• Won the 800-meter race at U-M's Silverston Invitational (Feb. 21), crossing at 2:09.92
• Finished ninth in the 600-meter run (1:33.28) and 18th in the 800-meter run (2:12.30) at the Spire Invitational (Feb. 14)
• Ran 4:58.78 in the mile run at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7)
• Finished third in the 800-meter (2:13.07) at the Dual Meet vs. Michigan State (Jan. 31)

Freshman (2014)
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2014)

Outdoor
• At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 29-31), finished 47th in the 800-meter run (2:10.23)
• At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 16-18), placed seventh in the 800-meter run (2:10.67, 2:08.22p)
• At the Toledo Invitational (May 9), finished sixth in the 800-meter run (2:14.85)
• At the Payton Jordan Invitational (May 4), took seventh in Section 5 of the 800-meter run (2:08.80)
• At the Beach Invitational (April 19), finished 11th in the 1,500-meter run Invitational (4:32.39) and 16th in the 800-meter run (2:11.44)
• At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 5), finished fifth in the 800-meter run (2:10.90)
• At the Raleigh Relays (March 28-29), ran the first leg of the winning 4x800-meter relay (8:44.12) and finished 26th in the invitational 1,500-meter run (4:33.92)

Indoor
• At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 28-March 1) finished ninth in the 800-meter run (2:08.36)
• At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 14-15), finished second in the 600-meter run (1:32.03), 10th in the 800-meter run (2:09.08) and ran the last leg of the 14th-place 4x400-meter relay (3:50.57)
• At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7-8), finished 11th in the 800-meter run (2:11.53) and sixth in the 1,000-meter run (2:51.95)
• At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 18), finished eighth in the 800-meter run (2:12.73, 2:11.22#)

Prep
• Graduated from Rochester Adams High School (2013)
• National Honor Society
• Board Member of National Honor Society Senor Representatives
• German National Honor Society
• Three-time Academic All-State, All-Country and All-Area (2010, '11, '12)

Cross Country
• Four-time Team MVP
• 2012 Team Captain
• Four-time All-State performer (2009-2012), finishing 17th at the 2009 state meet, 19th in 2010, ninth in 2011 and third in 2012
• Two-time All-County, All-League and All-Region (2009, '10)
• Two-time participant in the Foot Locker Midwest Regional (2011, '12)

Track & Field
• Three-time All-State in the 800-meter run, finishing eighth in 2010, sixth in 2011 and second in 2012
• Earned fourth All-State honor at the 2011 Division 1 state meet as a member of the second place 4x400-meter relay
• Two-time All-County, All-League and All-Region (2009, '10)
• Finished fifth in the 800-meter run at the 2012 USA Track & Field Junior National Championships
• Participated in the 2012 New Balance Indoor Nationals and Brooks PR Invitational in the 800-meter run

Personal
• Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology
• Undeclared major
• Born September 14, 1995
• Daughter John and Laura Morrissey

Personal Notes
• Father, John Morrissey, played football at Central Michigan (1980-84)
• Mother, Laura Morrissey, played field hockey at Eastern Kentucky (1987-82)

Other Sports Played
• Played two years of basketball (2009-10, 2010-11)

COLLEGIATE BESTS

Event Time Date
600m (I) 1:32.03 2-17-15
800m (I) 2:07.52 2-28-15
1,000m (I) 2:51.95 2-7-14
Mile (I) 4:44.56 12-4-15
800m (O) 2:08.22 5-17-14
1,500m (O) 4:33.59 4-18-15

High School Personal Bests:
800m -- 2:09.29 (outdoor)
1600m -- 4:54 (outdoor)
5K -- 17:48.00 (cross country)
400m -- 57.50 (outdoor)


 



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