Track & Field
Duke Track & Field BIO
2013-14: Indoors, in his first year with Duke, led off the first-place finishing 4x800 at the Millrose Games (2/15) that ran 7:30.06, the fourth-fastest time in school history…ran 800 twice with a season-best converted time of 1:52.69 at the Dick Taylor Challenge (1/24)…Outdoors, opened with a 1:53.01 in the 800, placing fifth at the VertKlasse Meeting (4/5)…anchored a first-place finishing 4x400 at the Joe Hilton Invitational (4/12).
Prior to Duke: Four year letterwinner under Kevin Buckley at Kellenberg Memorial High School…three-time All-America honoree as a member of the 4x800, earning the indoor national title in the event once in his career…anchored his high school 4x800 relay team to a second place finish at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals, clocking a split of 1:49.5…garnered All-State honors in the 4x800 and 600 meters…named to the All-League team eight times and earned six intersectional titles…also picked up All-League honors in cross country…member of the National Honor Society and served as a Mineola Junior Firefighter.
Personal: Son of Barbara and Denis Murphy...born July 16, 1995.