Bill Morgan
Bill Morgan
Title: Assistant Men's and Women's Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field Coach
Email: william.morgan@trincoll.edu

Bill Morgan enters his second year with the Trinity Track and Field coaching staff in 2019-20 where he works with the jumpers. Last year, he coached multiple Bantams to All New England accolades and school records, and had a National Qualifier in the women's high jump. Morgan previously had a decorated career as coach of the University of Connecticut women's cross country and track and field programs. He coached at UConn for 33 seasons where he was an eight-time Northeast Region Indoor and Outdoor Coach of the Year and led numerous All-American and Olympic athletes. Morgan was named head coach of the Husky program in 2003-04 and was a part of all 45 championships that the program has won. With national rankings in 2011 and 2012, his teams boasted many Northeast Region rankings, 10 ECAC championships and numerous NCAA All-Academic Team Awards. His teams earned multiple team titles, highlighted by an outdoor ECAC Championship three-peat from 2008 to 2010, and four-straight indoor ECAC titles from 2007-2011. The Huskies earned Big East Championship titles in 1986, 1995, 2008 and 2009, and were conference championship runner-up a total of 10 times, five in indoor and five in outdoor competition. As a 14-time Coach of the Year, Morgan's career included 36 All-Americans and over 200 conference champions while participating in 20 NCAA Division I National Championships.

Morgan also coached athletes at six consecutive Olympic Trials from 1992-2016. He worked with four Olympians during the 2000, 2006, 2012 and 2016 olympics, and has taken part in the USA Track and Field Women's Junior Elite Throws Camp and the USA Track and Field Women's Elite Heptathlon Summit as well. He received his bachelor of science degree in health and physical education from Southern Connecticut State University in 1972 and his master's degree from SCSU in the same field of study in 1973. In 1986, he received an advanced degree in sport biomechanics from UConn as well.