2006 - Missed almost the whole season after suffering a torn biceps in practice ... In indoor track, jumped 17-1 at the United Heritage Invitational.
2005 - Competed at the NCAA Outdoor Championships ... Placed eighth at the West Regional (16-1.25) ... Placed fifth in the pole vault (16-6.75) and seventh in the decathlon (5,606 points) at the Pac-10 Championships.
2004 - Placed ninth at the Pac-10 Championships (16-11.50) ... Won the Long Beach Invite with a personal-best of 17-0.75.
2003 - Had a season-best jump of 15-0 at the UCLA Quad Meet.
High School - Finished third in the pole vault at the CA State Meet in 2002 ... Finished third at the Stanford Invite in the pole vault (2002) ... Also played football.
Personal - Born December 26, 1983 in Loma Linda, CA ... Son of Ben and Christy Murphy ... Has one brother, Jacob and one sister, Rachel ... Geography major.
Murphy's Best Marks
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