Marty Morgan

R-Fr., Linebacker, 6-3, 218

Canton, Mississippi
Canton Academy H.S.

Morgan enters the season competing for playing time at middle linebacker. Slightly undersized, Morgan has skills to help Commodores, with good laternal quickness and nose for the football. Needs to enter preseason drills with productive off-season strength program.


High School
Four-year varsity starter at LB, three-year starter at TB... Named first team All-State and All-District... Jackson (Miss.) Clarion-Ledger All-Metro selection... State finalist for Wendy’s High School Heisman Trophy honor... As senior, recorded 110 tackles at LB and ran for 1,200 yards and 15 TDs at RB... Played in the Mississippi Private School Association All-Star Game... Led basketball squad in scoring with 19 ppg as senior... Named conference basketball MVP as junior... State champion in three track events - 110-meter hurdles, 300-meter hurdles and 200 meters - at private school state meet as senior... Maintained 4.0 GPA and achieved ACT score of 30... Class valedictorian, and member of National Honor Society and Beta Club... Active with FCA.

Is undecided on his major.

Son of Jay and Debbie Morgan... Born February 1, 1983... Also has older sister... Mom is teacher/counselor at Canton Academy, dad is regional sales manager for Conagra... Involved with FCA on campus, and spent a week this summer as FCA camp leader in North Carolina... Plays the guitar and learning the piano... Enjoys fishing... Rooms with TE Dustin Dunning.


Vanderbilt Athletic Department
2601 Jess Neely Drive
Nashville, TN 37212
615-322-GOLD (4653)