Continued to progress last season and is expected to compete as the Scots’ top thrower.
2017 Outdoor: Competed in seven meets … Took 12th-place in both the hammer throw (100 feet, 5 inches) and the discus (87 feet, 4 inches) at the NCAC Championships (May 6) … Scored in the hammer throw at the Kenyon Spring Invitational (April 22), placing sixth with a personal-best 109 feet, 7 inches … Threw 103 feet, 10 inches at the All-Ohio Championships (April 15) … Just missed out on a top-eight finish in the discus at the Big Red Invite (April 28) with a personal-record 89 feet, 9 inches.
2017 Indoor: Logged five competitive appearances … Peaked at NCAC Championships (March 4) with a personal-best 33 feet, 8.75 inches in the weight throw … Competed in the weight throw at the Greater Cleveland Championships (Feb. 17) and went 32 feet, 5 inches … Opened the year with a fourth-place showing in the weight throw (31 feet, 1.75 inches) at the Wooster Tri-Meet (Jan. 21).
2016 Outdoor: Scored three times, twice coming in the hammer throw … Logged a season-best 91 feet, 9 inches in the hammer at the Wooster Quad (April 19), placing fourth … Followed that up with a fifth-place discus throw (73 feet, 1 inch) at the same meet … Claimed eighth-place in the hammer throw (91 feet, 3 inches) at the Kenyon Spring Invite (April 23).
2016 Indoor: Threw 26 feet, 5.75 inches in the weight throw in first collegiate appearance to place seventh at Fighting Scots Invitational (Jan. 30).
Prior to Wooster: Attended Columbiana High School.
Personal: Born May 25, 1996 … Daughter of Michael Murphy and Kristina Martinez … Four-year letterwinner in soccer while earning pair of letters in track & field … Majoring in archaeology with a minor in Spanish.