Jamie Morrissey

Birthday: September 14, 1995

Hometown: Rochester Hills, MI

College: University of Michigan

Personal Bests: 800m - 2:05.07, 1500m - 4:11, Mile - 4:32, 3,000m - 9:15

Notable Accomplishments:

2018 800m Big Ten Champion

2018 NCAA XC All-American (22nd)

2017 NCAA DMR All-American (5th)

Favorite Shoe: HOKA ONE ONE® Mach

Why NJNYTC? I came to the east coast for a job opportunity and quickly realized training solo was not ideal. When Gags invited me to be a part of the team I couldn’t pass up such a great opportunity with amazing teammates and legendary coach. The team, the team, the team, as Bo would say.

Greatest Strength: Hyper competitiveness 

Greatest Weakness: Hyper competitiveness 

Favorite Gags Quote: After I PRed in the mile gags texted me this: “niceeeeeee.” Another favorite is, “I can’t wait to see you barffff.”

Role Model: Des Linden, grew up in the same town she trained in. I was an OG fan in 2011

Hobbies: Ice cream, obsessing over bernese mountain dogs, napping, watching Michigan basketball and football, binge watching netflix, cards/games, huge sports girl.

Running Idiosyncrasy: My left ankle clicks almost every step so put me and Emily Richards on a trail/track and you’ve got yourself a metronome