Will

Murphy

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#9

Defense/ Long Stick Midfielder
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 165
Year: Senior
Hometown: Medfield, Mass.
High School: Medfield

Bio

2018:

  • Played in 10 games
  • Scored two goals
  • Recorded his two goals in the 10-9 overtime win against Lafayette on April 7
  • Picked up 17 ground balls
  • Caused nine turnovers

2017:

  • Played in all 15 games
  • Ranked third on the team with 39 ground balls
  • Was third on the team with 13 caused turnovers

Before Holy Cross:

  • Played the 2016 season at Skidmore College
  • Started in all 16 contests as a long stick midfielder as he led all freshmen with 66 ground balls and 16 caused turnovers
  • Ranked sixth in the Liberty League with 4.13 ground balls per game
  • Tallied five points on three goals and two assists
  • Four-year member of the varsity lacrosse team at Medfield High School for coach John Isaf
  • Captained the team his senior year
  • Named Tri-Valley League All-Star in 2013, 2014 and 2015
  • Named 2015 Tri-Valley League Defensive Player of the Year
  • Boston Globe All-Scholastic and BostonLax second team Eastern Mass. All-American in 2015
  • American Family Insurance All-USA member
  • Team won Tri-Valley League Championship all four years
  • 2014 and 2015 state champions
  • Set school record for career caused turnovers (111), career ground balls (227) and ground balls per game (9)
  • Four-year member of the varsity ice hockey team at Medfield High School for coach Toby Carlow
  • Captained the team his senior year
  • Named Tri-Valley League All-Star in 2014 and 2015
  • Team was 2014 state runner up
  • Member of the 3d New England club team for coach Pete Sessa

Personal:

  • Son of Bill and Debbie Murphy
  • Father played baseball at Northeastern
  • Has three brothers (Luke, Owen and Griffin)
  • An economics major
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