Murphy Named the Spartan Athlete of the Week on November 28
Nov 28, 2011
YORK, PA – York College is proud to announce that
sophomore women’s basketball player Kelsey Murphy has been named the
Spartan Athlete of the Week for the week ending on November 27,
Murphy powered the Spartans to a pair of very different wins for
the week. Murphy tallied 15 points in just 18 minutes in the
Spartans’ 79-35 romp over Goucher on Tuesday. She was 6-for-8
from the floor and 3-for-5 from three. She also had two assists, a
rebound and two steals in the win.
Murphy followed that up with 15 points, three rebounds, one
assist, and one blocked shot in the Spartans 63-58 overtime win
over Gettysburg on Sunday. The sophomore sharpshooter was 4-for-7
from three while she also knocked down three of her four free throw
For the season, Murphy is averaging 7.4 points and 2.6 rebounds
per game. She is shooting 48.1% from the floor and 40% (8-for-20)
from three. She has also handed out eight assists, grabbed five
steals and recorded two blocked shots. Murphy is tied for second in
the CAC in total three point field goals made.
Murphy is an elementary education major and is the daughter of
Neal and Maureen Murphy.