Jacob Morrissey
Jacob  Morrissey

RS Freshman

Oconto Falls, Wis.

High School:
Oconto Falls

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 174



2014-15 Wrestling Season Recap

Boilermakers turned a new corner under the direction of first-year head coach Tony Ersland.


NOTES // No. 12 Nebraska, No. 20 Wisconsin

Boilermakers (7-2) open B1G action on the road this weekend.


NOTES // Journeymen/ASICS Northeast Duals

Three duals await the Boilermakers (3-0) on Saturday in Troy, N.Y.


Boilermakers Beat Indiana Tech, Upset No. 18 Northern Iowa

Upset of the Panthers marked Purdue's first win over a ranked opponent since 2013.


Notes // Purdue vs. Indiana Tech, No. 18 Northern Iowa

The Boilermakers will make their first appearance of the season in Holloway on Sunday.

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

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.

Born Jacob Riley Morrissey on Oct. 4, 1994, in Green Bay, Wis. ... son of Matt and Diane Morrissey ... has a brother, Cullan ... majoring in Law and Society.