Michelle Murphy
Michelle Murphy
Height: 5-7
Year: Senior
Hometown: Livermore, Calif.
High School: Mater Dei HS
Previous College: Michigan State University
UC Santa Barbara
2009-10: Michelle Murphy did not compete during the 2010 dual match season...2008-09: Murphy earned Second Team All-Big West honors in singles and doubles...Played mostly from the No. 1 singles position...Finished with a dual match record of 10-11 and a doubles record of 13-1 when teamed with Sofia Novak. High School
Murphy attended Mater Dei High School where she was coached by Marian Dance... Four year MVP of her high school tennis team... Four year Serra League Individual Champion... Was ranked as high as No. 3 in southern California... Ranked No. 25 Nationally in 2006, and No. 50 in 2007... Played on the Intersectinals Team to represent southern California... Won the Anaheim designated Tournament... Was given the southern California Sportsmanship Award... Member of National Honors Society and the California Scholarship Federation. Personal coach is Phil Dent. Personal
Daughter of Dennis and Roni Murphy... Roots for the Minnesota Timberwolves... Her favorite novel is the "Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants"... Enjoys hanging out at the beach and shopping... Favorite athletes include Tim Tebow, Kevin Garnett and Tom Brady... Environmental studies major