|Hometown:||San Jose, Calif.|
|High School:||Leland HS|
Attended Leland High School…Coached by Eric Rise…Named 2011 League MVP, 2011 Central Coast Section MVP, 2011 All-American NICSA/Speedo First Team…Helped her team to the 2011 CCS and BVAL Championship titles…Also competed in swimming…Received 2010 Academic All-American honors.
Played for San Jose Aquatics.
Samantha Nicole Murphy was born on May 5, 1994 in San Jose, Calif.…Parents are Steve and Mae Murphy…Has two younger siblings, Cory and Connor…Enjoys going to the beach…Most memorable athletic achievement was being a part of her high schools first women’s water polo CCS Championship team.