George Murphy
George Murphy
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hastings, Mich.
High School: Hastings
Events: Throws
Major: Business

College Career

Personal Bests (Year):

Shot Put: 12.80 meters (2018)

Discus: 29.43 meters (2018)

Hammer Throw: 36.52 meters (2018)

Weight Throw: 12.71 meters (2018)

2018 Outdoor:

  • Competed in two meets.
  • Finished fifth in the hammer throw, sixth in shot put, at the Olivet College Quad meet.

2017-18 Indoor:

  • Competed in four meets.
  • Finished fourth in both throwing events at the Aquinas College Quad Meet.

2017 Outdoor:

  • Competed in six meets.
  • Threw personal-best 11.55 meters in Shot Put at the Calvin College Tune-Up.
  • Set personal-bests in Discus (29.14 meters) and Hammer Throw (35.99 meters) at the MIAA Field Day.

2016-17 Indoor: 

  • Competed in three meets.
  • Set personal best 11.23 meters in the weight throw at the MIAA Indoor Championships.

High school: Graduated from Hastings High School …Earned most valuable O-line, all county 2nd team All-Conference 2015, and 1st team all conference 2016 … participated in West Michigan all-star game … Also participated in Wrestling and Track.

Community Involvement: Volunteered at Kyomi’s gift … participated in men’s choir, varsity singers, and musical.

Personal: Majoring in business … Chose Alma College because of the small town atmosphere and the great choral program.