Chris Morgan begins his first season as an assistant coach for the Harvard women’s swimming and diving team. Morgan brings 19 years of coaching experience to the Crimson on both the collegiate and international levels.
Morgan spent the 2011-12 as a member of the Stanford coaching staff, helping the Cardinal to a fourth-place finish at the NCAA Championships. Stanford won national titles in the 200 free relay and 400 free relay at the meet, and earned 33 All-America honors after taking second at the Pac-12 Championships.
Morgan began his coaching career as a volunteer assistant at Stanford under the late Richard Quick from 1994-98. In 1995-96 he was the assistant women’s coach at San Jose State, and prior to that he was a high school coach at Palo Alto’s Gunn High School (1994-97) for both the boy’s and girl’s programs. His first coaching job was as a JV coach at Los Altos High in 1993-94.