Gopher rookie Nicolle Murphy competed in the javelin Thursday evening
Nicolle Murphy will represent the Gophers in the javelin Thursday
Senior Te'Shon Adderley is set to compete in the 800m quarterfinals Friday
Fifteen Gophers and two relay teams head to Fayetteville, Ark., this week
Minnesota will send 15 individuals and two relays to Fayetteville, Ark., next week
2014 Season - Indoor: Did not compete.
2014 Season - Outdoor: Competed in the javelin at seven meets and the hammer throw at two meets named All-Big Ten Second Team honoree after finishing second in the javelin at Big Tens with a career-best throw of 175-09 (53.58m) finished the season ranked fifth all-time in the javelin (175-09, 53.58m) finished 14th in the javelin (154-06, 47.10m) at the NCAA West Prelims won the javelin at Musco Twilight and USF Collegiate recorded a season-best throw of 132-03 (40.31m) in the hammer at UC San Diego placed 14th in the javelin at the USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships.
High School: A 2013 graduate of Arkansas City High School high school coaches were Mitch Pontious and Matt Kmeic competed in softball as a freshman and sophomore before transitioning to track and field her junior and senior years 2012 Arkansas Valley Chisholm Trail League champion in the javelin and triple jump 2012 USATF National Junior Olympics champion in javelin with a throw of 145-10 set triple jump and javelin school records softball honors included all-league first team left fielder (2010) and all-league second team left fielder (2011) set high school home run record (10) in 2011 2012 Wendy's High School Heisman for Arkansas City High School 2009 NCA All-American cheerleader spent 10 years as a competitive cheerleader.
Personal: Born October 19, 1994 daughter of Heather Murphy plans to major in physical therapy has one brother, Keegan enjoys music and drawing.