Skylar Morgan
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    Skylar Morgan

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Klamath Falls, Ore.

    High School:
    Henley

    Height:
    6-3

    Event:
    Decathlon, 100m Hurdles

    JUNIOR (2008): Recorded the sixth-best heptathlon score (4,794) and the eighth-best decathlon (6,557) score in Academy history...finished fourth in the heptathlon at the Mountain West Conference Championships...tallied 4,789 points at that meet...also picked up a fourth-place score in the decathlon during the conference's outdoor meet with a personal-best 6,557 points...won the decathlon hurdles at the conference meet...ranked third on the team in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 15.09...led the team in the high jump (6'2¾") and triple jump (43'2¼"), while ranking second in the long jump (21'6¼")...placed 10th at the California Decathlon...set career-best heptathlon total of 4,794 at the Air Force Invitational...finished second in the decathlon at the Potts Invitational with a then-career-best total of 4,766...led the team on the high bar (6'3¼"), while posting the team's third-best distance in the long jump (21'7¼")...earned the team's Field Athlete of the Week award once during the indoor season...

    SOPHOMORE (2007): Earned top-10 rankings in the program's all-time list for both the heptathlon and decathlon...increased standing in the all-time heptathlon list with 4740 points at the Mountain West Conference championships...finished seventh at that meet...cleared 6'3½" in the high jump during the heptathlon competition...that was the team's second-best mark...clocked a time of 8.50 in the 60-meter hurdles at the TCR Race Productions Invitational, which was the third-best time on the team...also recorded the team's third-best mark in the long jump (21'1½") at that meet...finished sixth in the MWC decathlon with a career-best 6334 points...that is the 10th-best total in Academy history...finished second on the team in the high jump (6'5") and triple jump (43'11¾")...placed third in the decathlon at the Glenn Morris Multi-Meet with 6117 points.

    FRESHMAN (2006): Moved into seventh-place on the Academy's all-time list with 4156 points in the heptathlon...amassed that total at the Air Force Invitational...cleared a 6'0¾" in the high jump at the Air Force All-Comers Meet...that was the third-best mark on the team...clocked the team's fourth-fastest 60-meter hurdles time (8.94)...competed in the decathlon during the outdoor season...accounted for a career-best 5760 points at the MWC Championships...cleared 6'1½" in the high jump at the Air Force Combined Events Meet...that mark was fourth on the team...also timed the team's fourth-fastest performance in the 110-meter hurdles (15.69).

    HIGH SCHOOL: Three-sport athlete...earned all-state honors in basketball and track...named Most Valuable Player for football, basketball and track as a junior and senior...earned first-team all-conference honors in football...holds Henley High School record for most dunks in a season and in a career.

    PERSONAL: Son of Steve and Carmen Morgan...nickname is "Skydaddy"...has one younger brother named Trey and two younger sisters named Mikayla and Ellie...majoring in management...future plans include graduating, becoming a pilot, receiving an MBA, going to law school, starting a business and winning the lottery...served as squadron standardization and evaluations NCO...also served as BCT Flying Tigers C-Flight NCO..."one of the best NFL Blitz 2001 for Nintendo 64 players in the world"...enjoys living life vicariously through Travis Picou, so that "I can see what it's like to be so awesome"...would like to give a `shout out' to sponsor brothers Noah, Garrett, Reese and Carter...member of the 2009 track and field leadership council.

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