|Hometown:||San Diego, Calif.|
|High School:||Torrey Pines|
|Previous College:||Wake Forest|
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2006: Redshirted the season.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2005: Made two relief appearances on the season
AT WAKE FOREST: Attended Wake Forest in the fall of 2004 ... did not play baseball.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2004 graduate of Torrey Pines High School in San Diego, Calif ... played baseball for coach Jason Shanahan and football for coach Ed Burke ... two-time All-Palomar League honoree ... name the team's Most Valuable Player in senior season ... drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 33rd round of the 2004 MLB Draft ... also played for the Encinitas Reds under head coach Dave Blalock ... team advanced to the Connie Mack World Series ... member of the National Honor Society and the California Scholarship Federation ... named to the San Diego Union Tribune All-Academic Team.
PERSONAL: Born in San Diego, Calif ... son of Brian and Caroline Murphy ... has two younger siblings, Kellie and Brett ... great grandfather, Bill Borwell, pitched and coached for the Pittsburgh Pirates ... hobbies include surfing, golfing, wakeboarding and fishing ... plans on majoring in business.