Morgan Rice
Morgan  Rice
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brookfield, Ohio

High School:
JFK Warren

Event:
Hurdles

2017-18: Outdoor – Ran in five meets … named Academic All-MAC … took 13th in the 400m hurdles (1:03.27) at the MAC Outdoor Championships (5/10-12). Indoor – Competed in four meets for Miami … best individual finish was sixth in the 60m hurdles at the BGSU Opener when she ran a 10.05 … was member of fourth-place DMR team at the Music City Challenge.

2016-17: Outdoor – Competed in seven meets … named Academic All-MAC … clocked a personal-best 59.83 in the 400m hurdles and eventually took fifth in that event (1:00.26) at the MAC Outdoor Championships (5/11-13) … took runner-up in the 400m hurdles (1:00.45) at the Indiana State Twilight (5/6). Indoor – Appeared in seven meets … named Academic All-MAC … part of the third-place 4x400m relay team (3:47.34) at the MAC Indoor Championships (2/24-25).

2015-16: Outdoor – Named Academic All-MAC … ran in eight meets … clocked a season-best 1:01.30 in the 400m hurdle prelims and ultimately took seventh in the finals (1:02.93) at the MAC Outdoor Championships (5/12-14) … finished runner-up in the 400m hurdles (1:01.66) at the Ball State Challenge (4/15-16). Indoor – Named Academic All-MAC … competed in five meets … placed eighth in the 200m (personal-best 26.80) at the Ohio State Invitational (2/19).

2014-15: Outdoor – Competed in five meets for the Red and White … opened her season at the UNF Spring Break Invite running the 400m hurdles and the 4x400m posting a time of 1:04.36 and pushing the team to the win in the 4x400m … ran her first 100m hurdle race at the Rankin/Poehlein Invitational posting a time of 14.89 … had season best performances in the 100m and 400m hurdles at the MAC Championships clocking in at 14.34 and 1:03.58 respectively also ran with the 4x400m and 4x100m squads. Indoor – Competed in seven meets for the RedHawks focusing on hurdles … made her collegiate debut at the Bowling Green running in the 4x400m and the 60m hurdles finishing in 9.08 … set a personal best in the 60m hurdles at the Penn State National Invitational … competed in the 60m hurdles and the 4x400m at the MAC Championships posting a 9.22 in the 60m hurdles

High School: Four-time letter winner in track and three time letter winner in volleyball at John F. Kennedy High School … held the school record in the 100m hurdles at 14.41 and the 300m hurdles at 43.88 … two time Ohio state champion in the 100m Hurdles … three-time all-state and all-conference team selection … was salutatorian.

Personal: November birthday … daughter of Cynthia and Ronald Rice … sister madison also goes to Miami … brother Tyler graduated from Miami in 2012 … enjoys skiing and snowboarding … Pre-Med/ Business major.