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Murphy commits to DI Wright State University

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Tegan Murphy
According to a recent Facebook post by Lake Land College graduate, Tegan Murphy (Munster, IN; Munster High School), Murphy has verbally committed to continue her collegiate student-athletic career at Wright State University in Fairborn, OH.

Murphy intends to sign a Letter of Intent within a few days.

Wright State is a NCAA Division I member with an enrollment of approximately 18,000.

The Wright State University Raiders play in the ten-member Horizon League.

Murphy works out at Canyons Complex
Murphy played softball at the NJCAA Division I level for the Lady Lakers of Lake Land College for two seasons under the guidance of head softball coach, Nic Nelson.

In each of her two seasons at Lake Land, Murphy helped the Lady Lakers qualify for and compete in the NJCAA Softball Division I National Finals at Canyons Complex in St. George, UT. While at Lake Land, Murphy's main contributions were as a designated player, where her team enjoyed her ability to hit for power and average, and as a solid first baseman.
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This season, Murphy ranked high nationally in the following:
  • 16th ... Doubles ...23
  • 29th ... RBI ...71
  • 55th ... Total Bases ...134
  • 82nd ... Hits ... 79
  • 98th ... Slugging Percentage ... .720
  • 103rd ... Runs ... 56
  • 111th ... Home Runs ... 10
  • 125th ... Batting Average ... .425
Murphy takes BP at Canyons Complex
Murphy pregame at Laker Softball Field

Murphy was named to the 2017 NJCAA Division I All-Midwest Region 2nd Team by the NFCA. (Related story, here.)
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All action images of Tegan Murphy / Chet Novak. (Click images for larger view.)

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