Cross Country Co-Captain … Senior from Dunbarton, N.H. … 2015 graduate of Goffstown High School … outstanding student who is majoring in finance … minor in actuarial science and entrepreneurship … Before Bentley: cross country captain … Division II All-State honoree in cross country … also lettered in indoor and outdoor track … finished 9th in the NIHAA Division II Cross Country Championships as a senior … Personal: age as of Sept. 1: 20 … son of Bryan and Monica Murphy … has five younger siblings: Natalie (19), Nathan (18), Kylie (16), Justin (15) and Cassie (14) … grandfather graduated from Bentley in 1968 … National Merit Award winner … AP Scholar with Distinction … Valedictorian … involved in Bentley Trading Society … President of Off the Clock, an a Capella group … Resident Assistant.
2017: earned third-team All-Northeast-10 honors by finishing 20th in the Northeast-10 Championships in 25:55.11 … USTFCCCA All-Academic … 46th in the NCAA Division II East Regional (35:32.3) … 114th in the New Englands (27:13.3) … seventh overall and first among Bentley runners at the season-opening Shacklette Invitational (27:14.2) … was one of Bentley’s top three in all six meets, including second in the region and third in the NE10’s and New Englands … named to the Sept. 5 NE10 Weekly Honor Roll … 2016: earned both Division II All-East and All-Academic honors from the USTFCCCA … was third among Bentley runners and 21st overall at the NCAA Div. II East Regional (32:19.5) … 31st in the Northeast-10 Championships (26:35.1) … 173rd at the New Englands (27:33.73) … 2015: named Division II All-East Region and Division II All-Academic by the USTFCCCA … was one of Bentley’s top six runners in all six meets he participated in, including the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational and the Kirsch Cup when he was the first Falcon to reach the finish line … overall, was 41st at UMass-Dartmouth (26:35.73) and 15th at the Kirsch (16:07.7 for 6K) … finished 28th in the Northeast-10 Championships (26:14.3), 22nd in the NCAA Division II East Regional (32:21.03) and 186th in the NCAA Championships (32:35.40) … ran in the JV race at the New Englands before cracking the team’s top seven … named Northeast-10 Rookie of the Week Sept. 22.
Bentley Rankings: 12th in outdoor 10,000 (2018 New Englands), 14th in outdoor two mile (9:52.42, converted from 3,000, Stonehill 2016) … 2017-18: USTFCCCA Division II All-East and 2nd-team All-Northeast-10 in the 10,000 after finishing second in the outdoor conference championships (32:34.27) … 12th in 10K in outdoor New Englands (32:34.27) … ninth in 5,000 at indoor NE10 championships (15:24.84) … named to Apr. 11 NE10 Weekly Honor Roll after finishing first in 10,000 (32:41.81) at the Yellow Jacket Invitational … 2016-17: ninth in 10,000 at NE10 outdoor championships (32:57.89) … competed in four outdoor meets after being sidelined indoors … 2015-16: placed sixth in the 10,000 at the outdoor Northeast-10 Championships (32:42.84) … was 11th in the 5,000 at the NE-10’s indoors (9:03.37) … ran in a total of five events indoors and the same number outdoors.