Justin Morrell
Justin Morrell
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Chapel Hill, N.C.
High School: Carrboro
Events: FR/FL

PERSONAL BESTS

Event Time Meet Date
50 Freestyle 20.73 UAA Championships
2/12/2015
100 Freestyle
44.17 UAA Championships
2/14/2015
200 Freestyle 1:39.89 NCAA Championships
3/20/2015
100 Backstroke
50.21 Wheaton Invitational
12/6/2014
200 Backstroke1:56.94WU Invitational1/10/2015
100 Butterfly
51.38 WU Invitational
1/10/2015

Bold denotes school record

--Four-time All-American: 200-free relay (2016), 400-free relay (2015, 2016); 400-medley relay (2015)
--Seven-time Honorable Mention All-American
--Three-time UAA Champion: 100 free (2015); 200-free relay (2015); 200-medley relay (2015)
--11-time All-UAA
--2015, 2016 CSCAA Scholar All-America First Team

2015-16: Anchored the 200-free relay to a school record (1:21.66) in the prelims and finishing 7th in finals at the NCAA Championships for All-America honors ... Also swam as a member of the eighth place 400-free relay and 16th place 800-free relay at the NCAA Championships ... Finished 35th overall in the 200 freestyle ... Earned all-UAA honors as a member of the runner-up 400-free relay and the third-place 200-free relay ... Added a fourth-place finish in the 800-free relay, and placed sixth in the 200 free and seventh in the 100 free at the UAA Championships ... UAA all-academic  ... CSCAA Scholar All-America First Team.

2014-15: Anchored the 400-medley relay to All-America honors and a school record (3:16.37) to place fifth at the NCAA Championships ... Also earned All-America honors by anchoring the 400-free relay to a seventh-place finish ... Added All-America honorable mention accolades by anchoring the 200-free relay and the 200-medley relay to 10th-place finishes ... The 200-medley relay time of 1:29.78 also set a school record ... Earned the first individual All-America honorable mention accolades of his career by placing 16th in the 100 free at the NCAA Championships ... Also swam on the 800-free relay (17th) and in the 50 free (31st) at the national meet ... Swam to all-UAA honors in six events ... Won the UAA championship in the 100 free (44.85) and as a member of the school-record setting 200-medley relay (1:30.19) ... Added a third UAA title as a member of the school- and UAA-record setting 200-free relay (1:21.69) ... Also picked up all-UAA honors as a member of the runner-up 400-free relay (3:01.63) and the 400-medley relay (school-record 3:17.28) ... Placed third in the 100 backstroke (50.80) for all-UAA honors ... Added a fourth-place finish in the 50 free at the UAA Championships ... Named the UAA Men's Swimming Athlete of the Week Jan. 26 ... CSCAA Scholar All-America First Team.

2013-14: Earned All-America honorable mention honors as a member of three relays - 400-medley (ninth), 200-medley (12th) and 800-free (15th) ... Achored the 400-medley relay to a school-record time of 3:17.97 at the NCAA Championships ... Also swam on the 400-free relay (18th) and 200-free relay (19th) at the national meet ... Anchored the 200-medley relay to a school-record time of 1:30.74 at the UAA Championships ... Tied for third in the 50 freestyle to earn all-UAA honors ... Added all-UAA honors as a member of the 200- (third) and 400-medley relays (second) ... Swam the fastest times on the team in both the 50 free (20.91) and the 100 free (45.91) ... Named UAA Athlete of the Week Oct. 7.

HIGH SCHOOL: Team captain and four-year letterwinner at Carrboro High School ... 50 free state champion ... Three-time all-state and four-time all-conference honoree ... 2013 Carolina 12 Conference Swimmer of the Year ... Member of three team state championships and three relay state championships ... Carrboro High School 50 free record holder ... Scholastic All-American ... Junior National qualifier in the 50 free.

PERSONAL: Majoring in finance and accounting ... Son of Dean and Karen Morrell.