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
Transfers Eager to Help Lift ProgramFootball5/26/16UVA's football team added three transfers this spring: quarterback Kurt Benkert, offensive guard Jared Cohen and defensive end Jack Powers.Cavaliers' Reign Atop NCAA ContinuesMen's Tennis5/25/16With a 4-1 win over Oklahoma on Tuesday night, top-seeded Virginia captured its second straight NCAA men's title and third in four seasons.Mihaljevic's Star Continues to RiseTrack & Field, Cross Country5/24/16In junior Filip Mihaljevic, Virginia's track & field team has one of the nation's elite shot putters and discus throwers.
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.
Virginia Announces Spring Exhibition Schedule
M. Soccer | 3/2/2016
The spring slate features four friendlies against nearby college programs, including three in...
Virginia Welcomes 10 Student-Athletes for 2016-17
M. Soccer | 2/25/2016
Ranked third nationally by Top Drawer Soccer, the talented group features 10 student-athletes,...
Caldwell and Wharton Named to All-ACC Academic Team
M. Soccer | 2/9/2016
Wharton was honored on the All-ACC Academic Team for the third time, while Caldwell was a first-t...
Scott Thomsen Inks MLS Homegrown Contract with New York Red ...
M. Soccer | 12/23/2015
Thomsen played 66 career matches for Virginia and was a key figure in UVA’s run to the 2014...
Etienne Signs MLS Homegrown Contract
M. Soccer | 12/21/2015
Etienne is the second Virginia player to ink a homegrown deal in the last three seasons, joining ...
Jeff White: 'Hoos Will Look to Refocus in 2016
M. Soccer | 12/11/2015
Virginia, which won the NCAA men's soccer title in 2014, lost in the round of 32 this year. A...
Wharton Named to NSCAA All-South Region Team
M. Soccer | 12/09/2015
The team captain played the most minutes of any Virginia field player (1,673 of a possible 1,680).
Klöckner: College Soccer Field of Year
M. Soccer | 11/30/2015
The pitch at Klöckner Stadium has been tabbed as college soccer's 2015 Field of the Year by ...
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