2011-12 JUNIOR SEASON:
Posted a strong performance at the Minnesota Challenge finished runner-up in the 100 free (45.63) came in third place in the 200 free (1:40.94) member of the second place 400 free relay and third place 200 free relay placed fourth in the 50 free (20.82) swam in the 200 and 400 free relays at the Triple Duals both relays earned the sixth best times.
2010-11 SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Set new career bests in the 50 and 100 free at the Minnesota Challenge swam his best 200 free time at the Spring Speedo Championships.
2009-10 FRESHMAN SEASON:
Finished eighth in the 50, tenth in the 100, and 14th in the 200 freerecorded his best times in the 50, 100, and 200 free at the Spring Speedo Championships.
A 2009 graduate of Christian Brothers College High School in St. Louis earned High School All-America honors for the 200 free relay Junior Nationals qualifier finished seventh in the 100 free and eighth in the 50 free as a senior at the Missouri State High School Championships two-time First Team All-Metro selection and accumulated 11 state medals during high school career swam with former Gopher All-American Mike Woodson (2004-08) for Parkway Swim Club and coach Nick Rudich as well as current Gopher Kelsey Ridder.
Plans to major in kinesiology son of Cindy and Aidan Murphy brother Austin swims for the University of Evansville and brother Aidan swims for Lewis University enjoys listening to music born August 24, 1990.
Murphy's Top Times:
50 free 20.75 2/4/11
100 free 45.47 2/4/11
200 free 1:40.72 3/10/11
Gophers Set Pool Records, Win in Denver
Minnesota earned a pair of dual meet victories against Denver and Wyoming at El Pomar Natatorium.
Gophers Lead Denver, Wyoming on Day 1
Minnesota's men won five swimming events on the first night of competition in Denver.
Barnard, Zhou Post First Place Finishes at the Wally Nakamoto Invitational
Matt Barnard and Yu Zhou post first place finishes at the Wally Nakamoto Hawaii Diving Invitational.