March 26, 2007

Emily Murphy Named PSAC Tennis Player of the Week

Emily Murphy
Emily Murphy

BLOOMSBURG- Bloomsburg University tennis player Emily Murphy (Worcester/ Methacton) has been named Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Eastern Division Tennis Player of the Week for the period ending March 25, 2007.

Murphy, a senior, has helped Bloomsburg to a 5-0 mark during the spring, going a 4-1 near the top of the singles competition and by posting a 3-1 record at number 1 doubles with teammate Iida Hokkanen (Helsinki, Finland). Murphy earned wins in singles matches versus Ithaca, University of Charleston, and Spring Arbor during the Huskies Spring break trip in Hilton Head, SC. She has a 10-4 singles record this year and is 58-34 in her career.

The Huskies begin PSAC play on Thursday when they visit Millersville at 3 p.m.