Morgan Monroe
Morgan Monroe

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dolton, Ill.

High School:
Lane Tech College Prep

Event:
Sprints / Hurdles



04/26/2012

Penn Relays - Day One

Purdue competed in seven events on Thursday and is scheduled to compete in nine more on Friday.

04/25/2012

Track & Field Heads To Penn Relays

Purdue will compete in eight events on Thursday.

04/21/2012

Boilermakers Wrap Up Dave Rankin Invite

Several Boilermakers set PRs while Purdue won 17 total events.

04/12/2012

Track & Field Heads To Jesse Owens Track Classic

Purdue is among 66 teams competing in this weekend's meet.

03/31/2012

Boilermakers Wrap Up Mike Poehlein Invite

Purdue won eight events on Saturday.


CAREER BESTS
400-meter dash 58.52 400-meter hurdles 1:02.31

2010 (SOPHOMORE)
Competed in 11 varsity meets (six indoors, five outdoors), including the Big Ten Indoor and Outdoor Championships; posted a new career best in the 400-meter dash at the indoor conference meet; ran a new career best in the 400-meter hurdles of 1:02.31 at the Billy Hayes Invitational.

2009 (FRESHMAN)
Competed in five varsity events, entering in the 400-meter hurdles each time; notched a season-best mark at the Jesse Owens Track Classic, matching the Boilermakers' top time of the season at 1:02.43; did not compete in a varsity indoor event in her first season at Purdue.

HIGH SCHOOL
Earned four varsity letters in track and field and swimming at Lane Technical College Preparatory High School; four-time Chicago city champion in the 300-meter hurdles, advancing to take fourth at the Illinois state high school championships as a junior, and qualifying as a freshman and sophomore; named her team's Most Valuable Athlete three times in swimming and twice in track and field; helped her track and field team to four straight Chicago city championship wins.

PERSONAL
Morgan Simone Monroe was born April 30, 1990, in Chicago, Ill.; is the daughter of Victor Thomas and Mary Monroe; enjoys video games, double-dutch and Harry Potter novels; majoring in movement and sports science.