Duke Baseball BIO
1 Al Morris
2013: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Played in nine games as a senior ... Had two hits in seven at bats for a .286 average on the season ... Went 1-for-1 and scored a run Mar. 27 at North Carolina A&T ... Drove in his first career RBI with a base hit at No. 1 North Carolina Apr. 21 ... Picked up a second RBI with a sacrifice fly at No. 7 Virginia May 11 ... Finished his career with six hits in 16 at bats for a .375 average and two RBI.
2012: An ACC Academic Honor Roll selection ... Appeared in three games ... Had one hit in four at bats for a .250 average.
2011: An ACC Academic Honor Roll selection ... Appeared in five games ... Had three hits in five at bats for a .600 average ... Scored a run against N.C. Central.
2010: Served as team manager and bullpen catcher.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Culver Military Academy ... Team captain as a senior ... Hit .418 as a senior ... Hit .411 as a junior ... Posted a .395 average as a sophomore and a .345 clip as a freshman ... Also played for the DC Dynasty during the summer of 2008 and helped the group win the RBI Tournament Regional ... At Culver Military Academy, served as Unit Commander during senior year ... Was a First Sergeant as a junior and a Corporal as a sophomore ... Led his unit in the Inauguration Parade for President Obama ... Was awarded a Silver A in three of his four years for holding a GPA above 3.2 ... Also received the Equestrian Excellence Award as a senior.
Personal: Born Alfred Gregory Morris on April 11, 1991 in Washington, D.C. ... The son of Marty and Pamela Morris ... Father is a Duke alumnus ('78) who played football at Duke from 1974-77 and played baseball in 1975 ... Uncle, Bob Morris, is also a Duke alumnus ('70) who played football at Duke from 1966-69, baseball in 1967 and ran track in 1967-68 ... Grandfather, Bob Morris, played football and baseball at Wabash College in 1939-40.