Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the
varsity track and field teams at St. Joseph Regional H.S. under
head coach Nick DeVito … also a four-year member of the
varsity cross country team … named Most Improved Athlete in
2011 and cross country MVP his senior year … selected second
team All-League in 2010, first team All-League in 2011 and 2012,
and honorable mention All-County in 2012 … received the
Brett Taylor Scholarship ... won the academic SJR Green Knight
Medal, ranked first in history and was an AP Scholar with honors
… vice president of National Honor Society.
Personal: Son of Brian and Mary Murphy…has one brother (Thomas) and three sisters (Meghan, Julia and Erin) … has not yet declared a major ... also a member of the Holy Cross cross country team.