Murphy Nicholson
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Bound Brook, N.J.

High School:
Timothy Christian HS '11

Height:
5-9

Event:
Heptathlon

Major:
Viticulture & Enology

2012: Competed in hep in three meets, scoring season-high 3,520 at Chico Multi... Also scored 3,436 at Mondo Mid-Major... Also ran 100 hurdles in three other meets.

TIMOTHY CHRISTIAN HS '11: Ran middle distances and distances as a junior and prep... Competed for Green Streakers TC (New Brunswick, N.J.) for six years... Finished 2nd in 2006, 3rd in 2007 in 3K at USATF Youth Nationals... In varsity action, won two team MVP awards in track plus another in cross country... Added Most Improved honor as a senior, making her second straight NJSIAA group state meet appearance... Placed 11th in 3,200 as a senior (12:41.62), 13th in 1,600 (5:25.94) as a sophomore at state.

PERSONAL: Born in Flemington, N.J.... Majoring in viticulture & enology... Parents are Paul & Jacquelyn Nicholson... Career highlight was winning the Russell E. Blunt East Coast Invitational Outstanding Athlete award in 2006.