2019: Started 37 of 40 games, predominately at catcher … led the team with a .320 batting average and .437 on-base percentage … scored 25 runs on 40 hits with four doubles, a triple and 15 RBI … had a season-best 10-game hit streak from Apr. 19 to May 10, during which he had four multi-hit outings … went 3-for-4 in the season opener at UNLV (2/15) … did not strikeout in an eight-game stretch (13 at-bats) from Mar. 27 to Apr. 12 … ended the season on a 13-game reached base streak … defensively, twice recorded a season-high 11 putouts.
2018: Appeared in 38 games, starting 28… had a slash line of .250/.340/.348… had a seven-game hitting streak and reached base in nine consecutive games… hit a three-run home run as a pinch-hitter against Alcorn State (April 15)… went 3-4 with a triple and three runs against Pacific (Feb. 16).
2017: Appeared in 42 games, starting 34… had a slash line of .229/.341/.305… went 3-4 with an RBI against Washington (May 9)… went 2-3 with two RBIs against Pacific (Mar. 11)…
2016: 38 gp/16 gs, .189 (10-of-53), 7 R, 7 RBI, 10 BB … May 14: went 1-for-2 with two walks and two runs scored against Northern Colorado … May 03: went 1-for-1 with one run scored against Oregon State … February 19: went 2-for-4 with one RBI against Saint Mary's College
High School: At Liberty High School, Murphy helped the Lions reach the state tournament all four years, advancing to the state title game in 2015... in 2015, he was First Team All-District and All-State after batting .460, plus he was named the team's defensive player of the year... served as the school's student body treasurer and vice-president, and he was also a member of the golf team.
Personal: Murphy is the son of Kevin and Lisa Murphy, and he has an older brother named Kevin Jr., and older sister named Tia who was a student-athlete at the University of Texas, and a younger brother named Chandler... he is majoring in forensics... worked at the 2018 Special Olympics held in Seattle... is a member of the student council and the Standing Advisory Committee at Seattle U.