Meghan Murphy
Meghan  Murphy

RS Senior

Phoenixville, Pa.

High School:
Villa Maria Academy




Five Deacs Compete at 2014 Women's National Championship

Newak, Vicars, Julius, Murphy and Holland all competed in the prestigious tournament

2017 (Redshirt Senior)
Played in 19 of the team’s 20 games and started in the team’s final 13 games… Anchored the back line of Wake Forest’s defense… Scored one goal and added nine assists, which was good for third on the team… Scored first career points in a three-assist game against No. 11 Michigan (Aug. 27)… Scored first career goal on Senior Night against American (Oct. 27)… Led team with two defensive saves.

2016 (Senior)
Started in 18 and played in all 19 games…Recorded Wake Forest’s only defensive save of the season against No. 1 Syracuse.

2015 (Junior)
Appeared in 16 of 19 games in 2015 ... Made five starts as part of the Demon Deacon defense ... Earned first start of the season at Appalachian State ... Tallied two shots on goal for the year.

2014 (Sophomore)
Appeared in 11 games and made four starts in her first full season with the Demon Deacons ... Made her first-career start in a 3-2 overtime victory over No. 17 Michigan (Aug. 31) ... Also started in matches against No. 9 Old Dominion (Sept. 5), Davidson (Sept. 7), and Liberty (Sept. 19) ... Recorded one shot for the season, the first of her career, in a 4-3 overtime victory over No. 8 Boston College (Oct. 3).

2013 (Freshman)
Redshirted for the 2013 season.

High School
Earned three varsity letters in field hockey at Villa Maria Academy under head coach Maurene Polley... Sat out her junior season due to injury... Posted PIAA All-State First Team accolades after her senior year in 2012... The Hurricanes won the District 1AA Championship in each of her four years in high school... Was named to the NFHCA High School National Academic Squad in 2012... Member of the 2013 United States U19 National Squad... Played in the Junior Olympics in 2008, 2009 and 2010... Also was a four-time participant in the National Futures Championship from 2008-2011... Former teammates include Jess Newak (Wake Forest), Jordyn Page (Syracuse), Katie Robinson (Virginia) and Tyler Powell (North Carolina).

Younger sister of former Wake Forest back Molly Murphy ('14)... Full name is Meghan Elizabeth Murphy... Born on November 4, 1994... Parents are Mark and Amy Murphy... Is currently undecided on a major.

Career Statistics

Women's Football Camp