Gyasi Morris
Gyasi Morris
Year: Jr.
Hometown: South Ozone Park, NY
High School: St. Francis Prep
Events: Sprints/Jumps

2017-18: Set career-best 400m time at the MAC Championships with a time of 49.05, placing sixth... collected a victory in the 4x400 relay event at the 2017 Jesse Owens University Classic with the time of 3:12.88...  claimed first place in the 4x400 relay event at the MAC Indoor championships with a time of 3:17.61... also placed first in the 4x400 relay event at the MAC Outdoor Championships, clocking in a time of 3:12.49.

High School: Three-year letterwinner and one-year captain as a Terrior under head coach Michael Hernandez... Three-time Outdoor and Indoor MVP... Two-time Outdoor and Indoor Meet MVP... Varsity Brooklyn-Queens CHSAA Champion (first in school history).

Personal: Son of Garth and Gail-Ann Morris... Has one brother (Bakari) and one sister (Hadiya)... Career goal is to be a Medical Instrument Developer... Plays drum set and general percussion... Creates hip-hop and trap music in his spare time... Chose UB for the track and engineering program... His non-sports hero is his mother because of her perseverance and ability to maintain her kind spirit through hard times... Three words that describe him are persistent, hard-working, and considerate... Lists his strangest job as dressing as spiderman for an entertainment business.