Rachel Murphy
Rachel Murphy

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Diego, Calif.

High School:
Clairemont

Height:
5-6

Event:
Butterfly

Birthdate:
05/19/1986



2006-07: Academic All-Big Ten ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll and Semester Honors recipient ... competed at the Big Ten Championships in the 50 free, 100 and 200 fly ... totaled 27 points at the Indiana Intercollegiates with a third-place showing in the 100 fly and an eighth-place finish in the 100 back ... placed fifth in the 100 fly vs. Northwestern and Arizona State ... fifth in the 200 fly at Michigan State ... placed third in the 500 free vs. Luther College.

2005-06: Named to Coach's Honor Roll in the spring semester ... competed at the Big Ten Championships in the 50 freestyle, 100 and 200 butterfly ... personal record in the 100 fly of 57.76 gave her fourth place at dual with Indiana ... recorded lifetime best of 2:06.67 in the 200 fly at the Boilermaker Invitational.

2004-05: Season-best time of 58.96 in the 100 fly was good for fourth place at dual meet vs. Indiana ... Big Ten competitor in the 100 and 200 fly and 50 free ... recorded a personal record of 2:07.33 in the 200 fly at the conference championships.

High School: Graduated from Clairemont High School in 2004 ... four-year varsity letterwinner ... two-time CIF champion in the 100 butterfly ... was the runner-up in the 100 fly as a senior ... CIF qualifier during rookie season ... member of the National Society of High School Scholars ... selected to the San Diego Union Tribune All-Academic first team in 2003 and 2004.

Personal: Given name is Rachel Nicole Murphy ... born May 19, 1986 ... daughter of Terry and Debbie Murphy ... has one sister, Kim ... majoring in behavioral neuroscience psychology.