13 Ethan Murphy
13 - Ethan Murphy
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Jr.
Hometown: West Seneca, N.Y.
High School: West Seneca East
Position: D/LSM

Accolades: A member of the 2009-10 America East Winter/Spring Honor Roll.. Tabbed by teammates as a team captain in 2012… Named to the Winter-Spring 2011 Commissioner’s Honor Roll.


2011: Took over as UMBC’s primary long-stick defensive midfielder… Saw action in all 13 games and led the squad with 12 caused turnovers… Finished third on the squad with 23 ground balls… Caused a pair of miscues and gobbled up four ground balls at Maryland on March 18… Scored his first collegiate goal, an insurance marker in the fourth quarter as UMBC defeated Albany on April 16… Added a season-best five ground balls in that key conference victory… Registered an outstanding individual effort in the America East semifinals- scoring a goal, adding an assist and causing a team season-best four turnovers at Hartford on May 4.




2010: Long-stick midfielder competed in four games and collected three ground balls… Played in the final four regular-season games, all against league competition.



Background: Majoring in political science... Amassed 514 ground balls, 27 goals and 13 assists during his tenure at West Seneca East… Named All-American as a senior… Selected as the West Seneca Male Athlete of the Year by the West Seneca Bee… A two-time First-Team All-Western New York honoree and a three-time First-Team All-League representative… Helped the Trojans to their first sectional championship (2008) in school history… Also lettered in football and was selected as All-League at the wide receiver position as a senior… An honor roll student and member of the National Honor Society… Served as class president as a freshman and sophomore… Has four siblings, Nick, Joel, Jack and Christine… Son of JoEllen and Nelson Murphy… Born May 29, 1991.


Year GP/GS Pts. Sh. Pct. GB Pen. 
 2010   4/0 0 0  0 0 .000  3 1/1:00
 2011  13/0 2 1  3 5 .400  23   --
 2012 13/13 0 1  1 2 .000 39 5/2:30
 Totals  30/13 2 2  4 7 .286 65 6/3:30