James Morganjoined the Ferrum athletics staff as Assistant Men's Soccer Coach in March 2022. He came to Ferrum from Newcastle United Foundation, where he served as a community coach. Morgan was previously at Global Premier Soccer and served as Coach and Director of Youth Development in two locations: Rock Hill, South Carolina and Morehead City, North Carolina. He holds F and D License certifications with the U.S. Soccer Federation as well as Human Kinetics Coaching Principles Fourth Edition Certification and the FA level 2 qualification.
Morgan played at Newcastle United Football Club, competing in France, Northern Ireland, Singapore, Italy, and England during his time with the club. He played four years at Lees-McRae College, an NCAA Division II program in Banner Elk, North Carolina. Morgan earned All-Conference three times for the Bobcats, and Academic All-Conference twice from Conference Carolinas.
Morgan earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Sports Administration with a minor in Athletic Coaching from Lees-McRae in 2018.