Ron Morris Athlete Profile

#24 Ron Morris

Ron Morris
Position: Diving Height: 5-6 Weight: 135 Roster Years: 2004-2006 | 2008-2010 Hometown: La Palma, CA Last School: John F. Kennedy High School

Personal

Parents are Tom and Marlene ... undeclared major served an LDS mission to Eugene, Oregon from 2006-08.

Before BYU

Lettered in swimming four years at John F. Kennedy High School ... three-time high school All-American ... two-time CIF champion.




2004-2005 | Freshman Year

First-team All-MWC for platform diving ... second-team All-MWC on the 3-meter ... MWC Champion in platform diving ... joined the team in January and posted 10 top five finishes on the season, including a first place finish on the 1-meter against Washington.

2005-2006 | Sophomore Year

Finished higher than any other Cougar in the 1-meter, 3-meter and platform diving competitions at the Mountain West Conference Championships ... finished fifth in the 1-meter diving with a preliminary point total of 270.20 and a final point total of 274.15 at MWCC ... finished sixthon the 3-meter with a preliminary point total of 290.65 and a final point total of 277.25 at MWCC ... runner-up in platform diving at MWCC with a preliminary point total of 279.25 and final point total of 304.05 ... finished 16th in 1-meter diving at the Zone E NCAA Championships with a final point total of 507.60 ... finished 17th in 3-meter diving at the Zone E NCAA Championships with a final point total of 491.20 ... achieved a 1-meter diving season- and personal-best against TCU with a point total of 288.07 ... earned first-team All-MWC honors for his performance in platform diving ... earned second-team All-MWC honors for his performance in 1-meter diving.

2008-2009 | Junior Year

Competed in all six dual meets for the Cougars ... placed 16th on the 1-meter board at NCAA Zone E diving championships with a preliminary score of 256.05 and a total score of 509.10 ... finished 11th on the 3-meter board at NCAA Zone E Championships with a preliminary score of 306.00 and a total score of 590.65 ... finished 10th in the NCAA Zone E diving championships on the platform with a preliminary score of 284.45 and a total score of 554.10 ... named Mountain West Conference Diver of the Year ... named to the All-MWC team for his performance on the 1-meter, 3-meter and platform at the MWC Championships ... won the 1-meter diving title at MWCC with a final score of 343.40 ... finished fourth on the 3-meter board at MWCC with a final score of 322.00 ... finished third on the platform at MWCC with a final score of 321.85 ... finished third on the 3-meter board against Stanford with a score of 348.525 and a fifth-place finish on the 1-meter board with a score of 285.075 ... tallied two first-place finishes against Utah with a score of 324.75 on the 1-meter and 246.43 on the 3-meter ... finished second on both the 1-meter and 3-meter boards against Air Force with scores of 300.30 and 330.64, respectively ... named MWC Diver of the Week on Dec. 9, 2008 for his performance against Boise State ... finished second on the 3-meter board against Boise State with a point total of 328.20 ... tallied a first-place finish on the 1-meter board with a score of 311.10 against Boise State ... placed second on the 3-meter board at the Anteater Shootout with a point total of 290.45 ... finished first on both the 1-meter and 3-meter boards at the Anteater Shootout with scores of 268.15 and 269.50, respectively.

2009-2010 | Senior Year

Competed in nine meets of the season for BYU ... placed first in the 3-meter with a preliminary score of 312.25 and a final score of 349.80, placed second in the 1-meter with a prelim score of 319.00 and a final score of 353.60 and placed sixth in the platform with a prelim score of 289.70 and a final score of 289.50 all at the Mountain West Conference Swimming and Diving Championship ... ranked fourth in Mountain West Conference overall.