Morgan Tucker joined MBU in the summer of 2023 as Assistant Coach for the High School girls team. As a graduate of CSUMB, Morgan came home to her alma mater to serve as assistant coach and coordinator of the Otter Aquatics Center in the summer of 2021.
In 2023, Coach Tucker helped lead the Otters to their first ever WWPA Championship match. The Otters upset host McKendree and #2 seed Cal State East Bay, before dropping a tightly contested match against Biola.
In her first season on staff, Tucker helped the Otters to a fifth place finish in the WWPA Tournament and a signature win over Santa Clara.
Prior to returning to The Bay, Tucker served as an assistant coach at San Diego State for the previous two seasons, working on player development and a variety of administrative functions. She also served as a head coach for the USA Water Polo Olympic Development Program.
She left CSUMB ranked amongst the school's all–time leaders in multiple offensive and defensive categories. On the offensive side, she still ranks No. 5 all–time in goals. On the defensive end, she left ranked No. 13 on the Otter career steals list.
She finished her collegiate playing career by earning All–WWPA and Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches All–America honors as a senior in 2019.
Tucker earned her bachelor of science degree in kinesiology with an emphasis in exercise science from CSUMB in 2019. She completed her masters in intercollegiate athletic leadership at the University of Washington in 2022. She is a 2023 graduate of the NCAA WeCoach Academy.