Ryan Murphy

R-Jr. | 5-7 | Marion, Iowa | Linn-Mar HS

Junior (2020)
Placed 22nd in SEC Championships, placing eighth among team, running a time of 24:36.0 on 5 mile course at Baton Rouge … Placed 30th in the UAB Blazer Classic, posting a time of 24:39.3 and finished ninth among Razorbacks.

Sophomore (2019)
Competed in four meets … Placed 27th in SEC Championships (8k, 23:49.4), finishing third among team … 13th in NCAA South Central Region (10k, 30:38.6), second on squad and earned All-Region honor … Third finisher for Arkansas in NCAA Championships (10k, 32:50.2), 189th overall.

Redshirt Freshman (2018)
Competed in five meets … Finished ninth at the SEC Championships … Earned USTFCCCA South Central All-Region honor finishing 12th at the regional meet … finished 238th at the NCAA Championships.

Freshman (2017)
Did not compete.

High School
Cross country and track and field team captain at Linn-Mar HS … 2016 Iowa State Champion in the 1,600 and 3,200 … New Balance All-American in the 5k off a top-three finish … Three-time All-State in cross country … Holds personal bests of: 1,600 , 4:15.36; Mile, 4:12.46; 3,200, 9:00.79; 5K 14:42.87.

Personal
Born on October 18, 1998 … Son of D.C. and Kathy Murphy … Has one brother; Daniel and a younger sister; Sarah … Majoring in kinesiology.