Kathy Murphy
Kathy Murphy
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Farmingdale, N.J.
High School: Colts Neck
Position: Backstroke, Freestyle
Major: Secondary Education - General Science

2010-11: Embarks on her sophomore season looking to post a breakout campaign ... has a full year of college experience to her credit ... is bold and energetic in the water ... is a persevering swimmer who will battle through adversity ... could have an outstanding season.

2009-10: In her sophomore year, Kathy swam season best in the 200 free and 200 back. In the 200 free she swam to a 2:09.00. In the 200 back She swam to a 2:15.93 and placed 7th and CAC championships. She was also the backstroke leg of the 5th placing 200 medley relay.

Personal: Is a secondary education - general science major ... is the daughter of Tom and Mary Murphy ... born on March 1, 1990 ... swam on the club level for the YMCA of Western Monmouth County ... holds the 200 backstroke and held the 800 freestyle relay recordfor her club squad ... names Chelsea Ross as the person she most admires ... hobbies include watching "I Didn't Know I Was Pregnant" ... favorite athlete is Lisa King ... chose York because she "loved the school and my family" ... her most significant athletic achievement is "holding records for my club team" ... lists her most memorable athletic moment as "making final in the 200 backstroke" at last year's Capital Athletic Conference Championships ... after graduation she plans on teaching high school students.