28 Friars have now met BIG EAST Qualifying Standards this season.
As a Senior: Scored 119.75 points this season; eighth most on the team ... Collected five individual first-place finishes ... Swam a team-best 1:58.18 in the 200y butterfly at the BIG EAST Championships ... Also qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 100y backstroke, finishing 29th with a time of 57.43 ... Ranks 16th all-time for the Friars with 519.25 points. As a Junior: Accumulated 87.00 points this season for the Friars...Posted the fourth best time this season in the 50y backstroke (27.09) and the fifth best time in the 100y butterfly (55.62)...In a win against Holy Cross (Jan. 28) took first place in the 200y butterfly, finishing in 2:00.34...Currently sits in 24th on the all-time points list with 411.00 points... As a Sophomore: Accumulated 136 points for the Friars...Sits at 30th on the PC all-time scoring list...Set Friar season-best times in the 400y IM (4:18.79) and 200y fly (2:14.96)...Earned four first-place finishes, all in butterfly events...Qualified for and competed in the 200y IM, 400y IM and 200y fly at the BIG EAST Championships.
High School: Earned a varsity letter in swimming all four years at Ridgewood High School...Team captain his senior year...Helped lead his team to the Bergen County Championship in 2009... Also captained the Wychoff YMCA swim team for one year
Personal: Born September 26, 1990...Son of Luis and Jane Morales...Has one brother, Matt, and one sister, Megan...Accounting major.