Morgan Buckley
Morgan Buckley
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Warren, Ohio
High School: Howland
Major: Accounting
Events: Distance

2018 Outdoor (Junior): Finished seventh in the 3000m steeplechase with a time of 11:45.43...competed in the 5000m run at the Horizon League Championships.

2018 Indoor (Junior): Competed in the 5000m run and the 3000m run at the Horizon League Championships.

Transferred to YSU in January 2018...competed at Akron from 2015-17 in distance events and cross country.

2017 Outdoor: Earned an 11th-place finish in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Mid-American Conference Championships (May 12)...placed fifth in the 3,000 meters with a time of 10:57.64 at the Northeast Ohio Quad (April 15)...finished seventh in the 5,000 meters (18:53.82) at the Homon Invitational (April 8)...cross the line in 4:54.28 in the 1,500 meters to finish ninth at the Campbell/Wright Invitational (May 6)...placed 15th in the steeplechase at the Hillsdale Relays in a time of 11:16.15...tabbed as an Academic All-MAC and MAC Distinguished Scholar honoree.

2017 Indoor: Competed in four meets for the Zips...won 3,000 meters at Zips Invitational (Feb. 17) with a season-best time of 10:40.66...registered season-best time of 18:13.63 en route to finishing ninth in 5,000 meters at Akron Invitational (Feb. 3).

2016 Cross Country: Ran in five of six races for Akron, including a 46th-place finish (23:41.40) at the Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational...crossed the line in 24:17.0 (91st) and 23:34.6 (183rd), respectively, at the MAC Championships and NCAA Great Lakes Regional...posted a time of 20:13.70 (48th) at the Tommy Evans Invitational...named an Academic All-MAC selection.

2015-16: Outdoor: Captured the 3,000-meter steeplechase in a season-best time of 11:32.09 at the Ashland Alumni Open (April 30)...placed fourth in the steeplechase in 12:19.30 at the Northeast Ohio Quad (April 16), while finishing 19th at the Mid-American Conference Championships (May 13) in 11:58.36...member of 4x1,500 relay which placed ninth at Raleigh Relays (March 26) in 19:45.06...also ran 5,000 meters in 19:11.18 at All-Ohio Championships (April 9).

2016 Indoor: Finished fifth in the mile (5:25.47) at the Zips Invitational, while placing sixth (10:57.11) in the 3,000 meters at the Kent State Dual (Jan. 22)...turned in a season-best time (18:40.73) in the 5,000 meters at the Akron Invitational (Feb. 5), while recording a season-low time (10:40.25) in the 3,000 meters at the Spire Invitational (Feb. 12).

2015 Cross Country: Ran in four races for Akron…turned in best finish (23rd) at Tommy Evans Invitational crossing the line in 20:05…placed 68th (24:08.53) at Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational.