|High School:||Trinity Catholic|
2013 Earned a bigger role for the Beacons as a designated hitter and outfielder … Started in 12 of the 21 contests he played in … Finished the year batting .214 (9-for-42) with five runs scored and eight RBI … Recorded one double and one triple, along with two stolen bases in three attempts … Ended the year with a .286 slugging percentage and .298 on-base percentage … Made 23 putouts and one added an assist to end the year with a .923 fielding percentage … Earned his first collegiate start April 8 in a loss at Framingham State University … Recorded his first two career hits (two) and RBI (five) in a loss to nationally-ranked Southern Maine April 16 … Finished 1-for-3 with an RBI and a run scored in a 6-3 win over Framingham State on April 18 … Belted his first career double and added a run scored May 8 in a Little East Conference Tournament victory over Keene State College.
2012 Made six appearances as a pinch runner and defensive replacement along the right-side of the infield as a freshman ... Recorded one run in three-at bats ... Finished with a perfect fielding percentage with 10 putouts and no errors ... Reached base for the first time with a walk in the 12th inning and recorded his first career run May 4 against Rhode Island College to help the Beacons clinch a playoff spot in the Little East Conference Tournament.
PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Three-sport (football, baseball, ice hockey) athlete at Trinity Catholic High School where he graduated from in 2011 ... Earned multiple awards with the baseball team including All-Fairfield County Interscholastic Athletic Conference (FCiAC) Honorable Mention as a sophomore, First Team East All-FCiAC as junior and a senior ... Named team captain as a senior ... Participated in the Connecticut Junior Select All-Star game ... Three year letter winner with the football program ... Started quarterback and free safety ... Team captain as a senior ... First Team All-FCiAC as a quarterback in his senior season ... Earned one varsity letter as a member of the ice hockey team ... Served as the Senior Class President ... Born on May 10, 1993 ... Son of Art and Donna Murphy ... Has two sisters, Katie and Caroline ... Currently majoring in History.