John Murphy

John Murphy

Player Profile


Wilton, CT

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 180


2007-08 Placed second at Mid Pines and Hartford...Placed fourth at UVA Cavalier Tournament and eighth at CAA Championships...73.2 stroke average...shot a 276 for 72 holes at Eastern Amateur 2006-07:Second Monarch to win the CAA Individual Championship...CAA All-Tournament selection...10th at Argonaut tournament... Tied for seventh at Joe Agee...Second team All-CAA... CAA Commissioner's Academic Award...

Comes to ODU from the Ledbetter Academy in Bradenton, FL. At Wilton, he was the Conference Most Valuable Player, leading Wilton to the County Championship, and second in the Connecticut State Championships. Individually, he placed eighth in the State Championships...He won the Archie Wheeler Invitational with a 67 at Brooklawn Country Club in Fairfield, Ct., He tied for fourth at the AJGA Steel City Juniors tournament and took third at the Orange Lake tournament...also lettered in hockey... PERSONAL: Born on Jan. 27, 1987...Parents are Kevin and Janet Murphy...Has one brother, Brian (16)...Plans to major in business/finance...Dream vacation: Augusta National..Person in history would most like to meet: Bobby Jones... Favorite book: "Tiger Woods, How To Play Golf"... Father is in the University of Rhode Island Hall of Fame for soccer.

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