IN 2004: Appeared in six games for the Cavaliers ... made his first collegiate appearance and took his first collegiate shot in UVa's 3-0 victory over Marshall (9/3) in the Virginia Soccer Classic in the Cavaliers' season-opener ... took two shots on the season, one in Virginia's 3-0 victory over Marshall (9/3) and another in UVa's 4-1 win over Manhattan (9/21) ... also appeared in Virginia's wins over UMBC (3-1 on 9/29), Liberty (3-0 on 10/6), Saint Francis (3-1 on 10/12) and Longwood (1-0 on 10/20) ... lettered.
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered three times as a central midfielder in soccer for coach John Ford at Choate Rosemary Hall ... selected as a Parade All-American and was named to Soccer America's "Players to Watch" list ... named a First-Team All-State, All-Region and All-Founders League choice ... member of the United States Under-20 National Pool and the United States Under-18 National Teams ... played on the Founders League and New England championship squads ... member of the Regional Team from 1999-2004 ... also lettered in basketball at Choate Rosemary Hall ... named to the Dean's List in 2000-01.
PERSONAL: Son of Bill and Colleen Murphy ... born March 15, 1986 in Danbury, Conn. ... enjoys playing basketball ... has one sister, Daryn and one brother, Will ... chose Virginia for its excellent academics and athletics ... also recruited by Wake Forest, North Carolina and Notre Dame.
Murphy by the Numbers
Spring Football NotebookFootball4/20/18As part of the inaugural Wahoowa Weekend, spring football concludes for the Cavaliers with an open practice April 28 at Scott Stadium.Thompson Ready To Lead From FrontWomen's Basketball4/18/18The mood was celebratory Wednesday afternoon at John Paul Jones Arena, where Tina Thompson was introduced as UVA's women's basketball coach.Walsh Ready to Lead 'Hoos in PostseasonMen's Golf4/18/18Healthy again after battling back problems for much of 2017, Thomas Walsh enters this weekend's ACC tournament in good form.
Director of News Content
A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
Jeff White: Kessler Earning High Marks On and Off Field
M. Soccer | 4/12/2018
A rising sophomore who arrived at UVA in January 2017 with an associate's degree, Henry Kessler...
Ryan Hopkins Hired as Assistant Men's Soccer Coach
M. Soccer | 2/14/2018
Ryan Hopkins has been hired as an assistant coach for the Virginia men's soccer program, as...
Virginia Will Be Part of U.S. Soccer Spring Program
M. Soccer | 2/8/2018
Seven-time national champion, Virginia will compete in the first-ever U.S. Soccer Spring Program,...
Caldwell, Opoku Selected in MLS SuperDraft
M. Soccer | 1/19/2018
Jeff Caldwell was selected in the first round by New York City FC and Edward Opoku was taken in...
Aguilar, Sullivan Selected in Third Round of SuperDraft
M. Soccer | 1/21/2018
The Houston Dynamo took both Pablo Aguilar and Sheldon Sullivan in the third round of the MLS...
Four Cavaliers Named to ACC All-Academic Team
M. Soccer | 2/1/2018
Goalkeeper Jeff Caldwell, honored for the third time in his career, was one of four Cavaliers...
Opoku Signs Generation Adidas Contract
M. Soccer | 01/11/2018
Virginia junior Edward Opoku signed a Generation adidas contract offer from Major League Soccer (...
Boss to Depart UVA, Named Oregon State Head Coach
M. Soccer | 12/28/2017
Associate Head Coach Terry Boss has been named the Head Men’s Soccer Coach at Oregon State ...
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