Dan Morris
Dan Morris
Birth Date: 02/17/1989
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fountain Valley, Calif.
High School: Fountain Valley HS
Position: Freestyle
Swam the second leg on the Gauchos' second-place 800 freestyle relay (6:37.16) at the Big West Championships...Placed fifth in the 200 freestyle (1:39.60) and seventh in the 50 freestyle (20.64). 2009: Placed second in the 800 freestyle relay, setting a new school record (6:31.07) at the Big West Championships...Placed ninth in the 200 free (1:38.69), 10th in the 50 free (20.73) and 11th in the 100 free (44.75). 2008: Placed third in the 100 free (44.91), third in the 200 free (1:38.16), seventh in the 800 free relay (6:40.53) and 12th in the 50 free (21.29) at the Big West Championships. HIGH SCHOOL
A 2007 graduate of Fountain Valley High School where he swam under coach Sean Elo...Four-year honor roll member...Was named Sunset League Swimmer of the Year in 2006 and two-time All-American...Named team MVP four years in a row...Was part of three high school record-setting relays...Swam for Golden West Swimming under coach Bob Gillett. PERSONAL
Dan Morris was born Feb. 17, 1989...Parents are Kathy and Bill...Has two siblings, Billy and Kelly... Nickname D-MO... Major is business economics and wants to sell real estate exclusively to athletes after he graduates... Currently an intern for the UCSB Men's Basketball team...Favorite activities include playing golf, basketball, Philadelphia sports, God and family...Favorite movie is "The Dark Knight"...Favorite musician is Lil Wayne...Favorite book is The Shack...Personal heroes are his family...Most memorable athletic achievement is making the All-Sunset League basketball team three years in row... Favorite aspect of swimming is the team