North Texas Takes Home Four First-Place Titles
Track & Field Has Strong Showing At KSU DeLoss Dodds
North Texas Set For Third Indoor Meet
-In indoors, finished 13th in the mile run prelims at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a season-best time of 4:26.69
-Placed seventh in the mile run at the Herm Wilson Invitational at 4:30.01
-Came in 29th in the 3000-meter run at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a time of 8:48.92
-Also finished fifth in the 800-meter run at the Kansas State Invite. at 2:01.06
-During the outdoor season, finished 20th in the 1500-meter run prelims at the C-USA Outdoor Championships with a season-best time of 4:10.84
-Came in 32nd in the 800-meter run at the UTA Invitational at 2:01.37
-Placed 18th in the 5000-meter run at the C-USA Outdoor Championships at 15:52.87
-Ran a season-best time of 15:37.66 in the 5000-meter run at the Bobcat Classic, placing third
-Also competed in the 3000-meter run at the Baylor Invitational coming in seventh at 9:01.16
-Placed 24th at the Baylor Twilight Invitational with a time of 12.52.8.
-Finished 7th at the Gerald Richey Invitational with a time of 15:58.1
-Came in 39th at the Ken Garland Invitational with a time of 22:22.4
-Placed 112th at the Chile Pepper Festival with a time of 27:07.4
-Accumulated nine top-10 finishes in his high school career
-Earned a first-place finish at the UIL 5A Region I championship with a time of 15:19.86
-Ran a personal best 5k time of 15:20.20 in the McNeil Invitational coming in seventh in 2015.
-In track, Murphy runs the 1600 meters and the 3200m posting multiple top five finishes in high school
-His best time in the 1600m is 4:27.80 at the district 6-5a meet in 2015
-In the same meet, he ran a personal-best time in the 3200m (9:46.50), finishing second.