Nicole Murphey  
Nicole Murphey

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Blaine, Minn.

High School:
Blaine HS

Position:
Long Jump

Birthdate:
04/16/1992

Experience:
1 Letter


04/17/2014

Gophers Set for Carleton Relays

Minnesota's mid-distance runners make up the majority of the Gophers competing this weekend

04/04/2014

Gophers Win South Florida Collegiate

Minnesota outscored second-place Kennesaw State, 205-192

03/22/2014

Throwers, Relays Lead Gophers at TSU

Devin Stanford won the hammer throw and the discus to lead Minnesota

03/20/2014

Outdoor Season Begins at TSU Relays

The Gophers are training in Houston, Texas, during spring break

02/28/2014

Gophers in Fifth Place After B1G Day One

Junior Jess Herauf finished second in the pentathlon to lead Minnesota

Photo Gallery

2014 Season - Indoor: Named team captain • recorded a season-best long jump of 18-08.50 (5.70m) to win the event at Parents Day Open • finished 16th at Big Tens with a jump of 18-06.50 (5.65m) • won long jump (18-05.00, 5.61m) at UW-River Falls.

2014 Season - Outdoor: Competed in long jump at three meets • recorded a season-best jump of 18-04.50 (5.60m) for third place at USF Collegiate • placed second (18-03.75, 5.58m) at Holst Invitational • finished sixth with a jump of 17-11 (5.46m) at TSU Relays.

2013 Season - Indoor: Finished 12th in long jump at the Big Ten Championships with a season-best leap of 18-9.25 (5.72m) • won the long jump at the MSU Open and took second at the Parents Day Open.

2013 Season - Outdoor: Finished 18th in long jump at the Big Ten Championships • jumped a season-best 18-11.75 (5.78m) at the Alabama Invite • won the long jump at both the UNLV and Janis Rider Invites • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in the pentathlon at the Big Ten Championships, scoring 3,461 points • notched season bests of 9.04 in the 60m hurdles, 4-9.50 (1.46m) in the high jump, and 34-6.75 (10.53m) during the Big Ten meet • took third at the Jack Johnson Classic pentathlon with 3,348 points • also competed in the Holiday Inn Invitational open long jump, marking 18-6.50 (5.65m) for a season best and a second-place finish.

2012 Season - Outdoor: Tallied the then-seventh best heptathlon score in school history at Big Ten Championships, finishing 11th (4,850) • Big Ten Championships marks included season bests of 25.06 in the 200m, 14.28 in the 100m hurdles, 19-1.25 (5.82m) in the long jump, and 33-10.75 (10.32m) in the shot put • also finished 16th in the open long jump (18-1) • finished third in long jump at the Arkansas Invitational with a jump of 18-4.75 (5.61m) • placed fourth in the heptathlon at the Aztec Invitational • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2011 Season: Redshirted both the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Blaine High School • high school coaches were Kelley Munson and Ann Stoelberger • 2010 Minnesota Class AA state runner-up in long jump with a leap of 18-01.75 • also finished 20th in the 100m at the 2010 state meet • competed in the state meet all four years of high school • two-time Northwest Suburban Conference champion • lettered in dance • academic all-state honoree • honor roll student.

Personal: Born April 16, 1992 • majoring in kinesiology • daughter of Bob and Kathy Murphey • has an older brother, Derek • was a competitive dancer from age three to 16.

Murphey's Indoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
600m 1:40.07 Holiday Inn Invitational (1/14/12)
Pentathlon 3,461 Big Ten Championships (2/24-25/12)
800m 2:26.53 Iowa State Classic (2/11/12)
60m Hurdles 9.04 Big Ten Championships (2/24-25/12)
High Jump 4-09.50, 1.46m Big Ten Championships (2/24-25/12)
Long Jump 18-09.25, 5.72m Big Ten Championships (2/22/13)
Shot Put 34-06.75, 10.53m Big Ten Championships (2/24-25/12)
Murphey's Outdoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Heptathlon 4,850 (AT-10th) Big Ten Championships (5/12/12)
200m 25.06 Big Ten Championships (5/11/12)
800m 2:20.98 Bulldog Invitational (4/13/12)
100m Hurdles 14.28 (AT-8th) Big Ten Championships (5/12/12)
High Jump 4-10.50, 1.49m Aztec Invitational (3/15/12)
Long Jump 19-01.25, 5.82m Big Ten Championships (5/12/12)
Shot Put 33-10.25, 10.33m Big Ten Championships (5/12/12)
Javelin 93-01, 28.28m Hamline Invite (4/6/12)