Brendan Murphy
Brendan Murphy
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Miller Place, N.Y.
High School: Miller Place
Event(s): Distance

Prior to Geneseo: Ran for Miller Place High School Cross Country and Track & Field with head coach Sean O’Brien … member of the 2016 Suffolk County Cross Country Champion Team … named All-Suffolk County for cross country in 2016 … named Academic All-Suffolk County for cross country in 2016 … named all-league for cross country in 2016 … named All-Suffolk Country for indoor track in 2017 … named all-league for indoor track in 2017 … earned the College Business Law Award ... member of the high honor roll.

Personal: Brendan Cole Murphy was born in Stony Brook, N.Y. … raised in Miller Place, N.Y. … parents are Lori and Glenn Murphy … has two siblings, Kyle and Sean … father, Glenn, wrestled for Binghamton University … studying business with a minor in marketing … enjoys hanging out with friends and playing soccer and video games … favorite athletic-related moment was winning the Suffolk Country Cross Country Championships by one point … started running cross country his senior year of high school … started competing in track to cross train for soccer … favorite professional sports team is Manchester City … favorite professional athlete is Michael Jordan … names his dad for having the most influence on his athletic career because he "was always willing to take him where he needed to go and always helped with anything he needed no matter the time of day."