Jacob Morrissey
Jacob Morrissey

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Oconto Falls, Wis.

High School:
Oconto Falls

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 174

Birthdate:
10/04/1994



02/18/2014

Purdue Grapplers Find Open Tournament Success

Individuals that competed in open events combined for a record of 218-103.

11/07/2013

Wrestling Travels to Michigan State Open

Seventeen Boilermakers will be making their season debut.

11/02/2013

Boilermakers Battle at Black & Gold Matches

Starting roles at eight weights were contested Saturday in Lambert Fieldhouse.

2013-14 | FRESHMAN
Redshirted ... did not compete during initial season at Purdue.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year varsity letterwinner at Oconto Falls High School ... won three Wisconsin High School state championships in dominating fashion ... was relentless en route to his second Division II 170-pound title, recording a 54 second fall, a 16-0 technical fall and an 18-4 major decision in the 2013 championship bout ... posted a 9-0 major decision in 2012 title match at 170 ... captured the 2011 state title at 171 pounds with a 16-0 technical fall in the championship match ... suffered overtime loss to finish as the 160-pound runner up as a freshman ... scored bonus points in seven of 12 matches wrestled in state tournament (2 MD, 2 TF, 3 F) ... went undefeated as a sophomore and senior (47-0) ... final record of 184-4 ... three-time ASICS USAW Folkstyle Nationals placewinner, including the 2013 170-pound title ... took third in freestyle and sixth in Greco-Roman at 2013 ASICS/Vaughan Junior & Cadet National Championships, both at 170.

PERSONAL
Born Jacob Riley Morrissey on Oct. 4, 1994, in Green Bay, Wis. ... son of Matt and Diane Morrissey ... has a brother, Cullan ... liberal arts major.