19 Matt Murphy
19 Matt Murphy
Height: 6-2
Weight: 175
Year: So.
Hometown: Watertown, Mass.
High School: Watertown
Position: D
gp 16
p 4
g 0
a 4

2017 AWARDS

Little East Conference Second Team

2017 SEASON HIGHS

Games Played / Games Started: 16 / 15

Goals: 0

Assists: 2 vs. New England College, 3/1/17 (4 total)

Points: 2 vs. New England College, 3/1/17 (4 total)

Situational Goals (GAME WINNERS, UP, DOWN): 0

Ground Balls: 14 vs. Southern Maine, 4/28/17 (80 total)

Caused Turnovers: 4 vs. Rivier University, 3/22/17 (28 total)

Face-offs: 146-316 (46.2)

NOTABLES

  • Recorded eight ground balls and was 14-for-21 against Wheaton College (MA) on April 4
  • Collected a career-high 17 face-off wins at Keene State College on May 6 in the Little East Tournament Championship game
  • Had five ground balls, three caused turnovers, and 11 face-off wins against Plymouth State on May 4 to give the Beacons their first-ever LEC Tournament semi-final win
  • Had 16 face-off wins and had an assist and a caused turnover against Southern Maine on April 28

2016 Started in 10 of the 17 games he played in during his freshman season … Combined for 26 groundballs and 16 caused turnovers … Also had five face-off wins … Made his collegiate debut on March 1 at Wentworth Institute of Technology … Earned his first college groundball and had a pair of caused turnovers in the 14-10 win over Daniel Webster College on March 3 … Earned his first collegiate point, an assist, and had a career-high four groundballs in the 17-9 win over Becker College on March 8 … Tallied four ground balls and was 2-for-2 at the face-off dot on April 2 against Keene State College.

PERSONAL/ HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from Watertown High School in 2015 where he was a three sport athlete (lacrosse, hockey, soccer) … In his Junior year he was a Middlesex League All-Star … He earned three varsity letters … During his Senior year he helped lead the hockey team to win the State Championships … In high school he was also a member of the National Honors Society … Born March 16, 1997 to Robert and Kathleen Murphy … He has one sibling, Luke … He is a member of the Honors College  and the Student Athlete Advisory Committee at UMB and currently majors in Exercise Health Sciences. 

 

Recent Games
Apr 19 UMass Dartmouth W, 4-2
Apr 22 Plymouth State University W, 11-7
Apr 25 at Salem State University W, 13-6
Apr 28 University of Southern Maine W, 14-9
May 4 Plymouth State University W, 14-6
May 6 at Keene State College L, 28-11
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 7
Points 4 1
Goals 0 0
Assists 4 1
Man-up goals 0 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 80 41
Turnovers 18 9
Caused turnovers 28 11
Faceoffs 146-316 67-140
Faceoff percentage 46.2 47.9
Shots 9 6
Shooting percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots on goal 2 1
Shots on goal percentage 22.2 16.7
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Mar 1 New England College W, 12-11 0 2 2 0 0 5 1 3 3-6 0 - 0 -
Mar 6 Daniel Webster College W, 15-4 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Nichols College L, 14-7 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 3 2-12 0 - 0 -
Mar 18 at MIT L, 17-9 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 12-21 0 - 0 -
Mar 22 Rivier University W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 2-7 1 0.0 1 100.0
Mar 24 Johnson & Wales University (R.I.) L, 13-7 0 1 1 0 0 5 1 2 8-19 0 - 0 -
Mar 28 Bowdoin College L, 20-6 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 10-24 0 - 0 -
Apr 1 Western Connecticut State University W, 11-8 0 0 0 0 0 7 2 2 11-22 0 - 0 -
Apr 4 at Wheaton College L, 11-10 0 0 0 0 0 8 1 1 14-21 1 0.0 0 0.0
Apr 9 at Eastern Connecticut State University L, 13-11 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 8-20 0 - 0 -
Apr 15 at Keene State College L, 22-3 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 3 7-23 0 - 0 -
Apr 19 UMass Dartmouth W, 4-2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 6-9 0 - 0 -
Apr 22 Plymouth State University W, 11-7 0 0 0 0 0 7 3 2 10-21 2 0.0 0 0.0
Apr 25 at Salem State University W, 13-6 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 3 9-18 1 0.0 0 0.0
Apr 28 University of Southern Maine W, 14-9 0 1 1 0 0 14 2 1 16-27 3 0.0 1 33.3
May 4 Plymouth State University W, 14-6 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 3 11-23 0 - 0 -
May 6 at Keene State College L, 28-11 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 1 17-43 1 0.0 0 0.0
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2015-16 17 10 0 1 1 0 0 26 9 16 5-15 0 - 0 -
2016-17 16 15 0 4 4 0 0 80 18 28 146-316 9 0.0 2 22.2
2017-18 12 12 1 3 4 0 0 36 13 18 3-15 4 25.0 2 50.0
Total 45 37 1 8 9 0 0 142 40 62 154-346 13 7.7 4 30.8
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 16 15 0 4 4 0 0 80 18 28 146-316 9 0.0 2 22.2
Conference 7 6 0 1 1 0 0 41 9 11 67-140 6 0.0 1 16.7
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 9 9 0 4 4 0 0 49 9 17 77-158 6 0.0 2 33.3
Away 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 31 9 11 69-158 3 0.0 0 0.0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Wins 8 8 0 3 3 0 0 47 9 18 68-133 7 0.0 2 28.6
Losses 8 7 0 1 1 0 0 33 9 10 78-183 2 0.0 0 0.0
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March 6 6 0 3 3 0 0 21 5 12 37-89 1 0.0 1 100.0
April 8 7 0 1 1 0 0 49 10 12 81-161 7 0.0 1 14.3
May 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 10 3 4 28-66 1 0.0 0 0.0