Morgan Floyd

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Sherman, Texas

    High School:
    Whitewright

    Height:
    5-10

    Position:
    Decathlon

    Birthdate:
    10/21/1986

    Experience:
    3L

    Major:
    Biology

    Morgan Floyd

    2008, 2007, 2006 Conference USA Academic Honor Roll

    2008
    Indoor: Finished second in the heptathlon with a total of 4,815 points at the Houston Indoor Opener...set a personal best, scoring 5,036 points in the heptathlon to win bronze at the C-USA Indoor Championships...his point total was the fourth highest in school history.

    2007
    Indoor: Was sixth in the long jump at the Leonard Hilton Memorial setting a season-best finish of 6.66m/21-10.25...had a fifth-place finish in the heptathlon at the Houston Invitational...finished tied for seventh in the pole vault at the UH All-Comers Meet...notched a fifth-place finish in the heptathlon and a seventh-place finish in the pole vault at the C-USA Indoor Championships. Outdoor: Runner-up in the decathlon at the C-USA Championships was also fifth in the pole vault...earned a fourth-place finish in the javelin and an eighth-place finish in the discus at the Tom Tellez Invitational...was fifth in the javelin at the LSU Tiger Classic...finished third in the javelin at the John Jacobs Invitational...notched a fifth-place finish in the javelin at the Cal Collegiate Challenge.

    2006
    Indoor: Recorded a personal best 6.64 meters (21-9.50) in the long jump with an 11th place finish at the Houston Indoor Opener...finished 18th in the shot put at the Houston Indoor Opener with a throw of 11.65 meters (38-2.75)...was fifth at the Conference USA Indoor Championships in the heptathlon scoring 1,003 points...had a personal best 4,689 points in an eighth place finish in the heptathlon at the Houston Indoor Invitational. Outdoor: Finished fourth in the decathlon at the Conference USA Championships with 6,820 points...was fifth in the shot put at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational with a throw of 15.15 meters (49-8.50)...also finished second at the conference championships in the javelin with a throw of 57.16 meters (187-6).

    High School
    All-State performer in three different sports...three-time state qualifer...best event was long jump where he set Whitewright's school record of 23-5 feet...was a member of the 2004 state championship 4x400 meter relay...relay team was the runner-up in 2005...was the Class 2A state runner-up in the 100 meters, and had a third-place finish in the 400 meters and a sixth-place showing in the long jump...an All-State selection in baseball as a junior and senior...was named to the All-State team in football.

    Personal
    Majoring in psychology...born October 21, 1986 in Sherman, Texas...son of Mark and Kim Floyd of Bells, Texas...recruited by Cornell, TCU and Texas A&M before signing with Houston...hobbies include flying planes.

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