Murphy Smith
Murphy  Smith


Wayne, Pa.

High School:
St. Joseph's Prep





Wildcats Fall to Ranked Penn State Teams

Villanova places well in relays


Villanova Men Drop in BIG EAST Matches

Team tallies top finishes in relays


Wildcat Men Earn Six First Place Finishes in Loss to La Salle

Villanova falls to La Salle in season opener


Wildcat Men Hold On for Third Place Finish at Frank Elm Invite

Villanova snags third place overall at invitational meet.


Four First Place Finishes Highlight Season Opener Against La Salle

Wildcats come up short in 176-110 loss to the Explorers.

Top Times:
50 Freestyle -- 22.66 (2015, vs. Providence)
100 Freestyle -- 47.90 (2014, Hokie Invite)
200 Freestyle - 1:42.68 (2015 BIG EAST Championships)
500 Freestyle - 4:47.47 (2013, Big Al Open, prelims)
200 Backstroke - 1:59.23
100 Butterfly -- 51.58 (2015 BIG EAST Championships)
200 Butterfly - 1:57.15

2014-15: Swam in 11 meets on the year ... Primarily swam in the 100 and 200 butterflies, 200 freestyle, 200 and 400 freestyle relays and 200 and 400 medley relays ... Competed in four finals events at the BIG EAST Championships including the 100 and 200 butterflies, 200 freestyle and the 800 freestyle relay ... Appeared in 48 events with 28 top-five finishes including one victory, four second-place marks and six third-place finishes.

2013-14: Competed in one event at the BIG EAST Championship including the 200 butterfly in Sewell, N.J. for a fourth-place overall finish in the conference tournament ... Anchored the second-place 200 freestyle relay (1:27.34) finish in the Rutgers Quad Meet against Georgetown, Seton Hall and Rutgers ... Finished first in the 100 butterfly (51.54), second in the 200 butterfly (1:59.84), third in the 200 freestyle (1:49.21) for three top-three individual finishes at La Salle, while also anchoring the first-place 200 freestyle relay (1:30.01) finish.

2012-13: Competed in three events at the BIG EAST Championship, including 200 butterfly, 200 freestyle and 500 freestyle ... Placed second in the 100 butterfly against La Salle.

St. Joseph's: Earned four varsity letters in swimming and two in water polo ... Captain of swim team ... Two year All-Catholic ... First Honors ... National Honor Society.

Personal: Born 01/11/1994 in Philadelphia, Pa. ... Youngest of four to Jack and Marilou Smith ... Three brothers, Sean (24), Chris (22) and Harry (20) ... Brother Sean played club lacrosse at Villanova ... Brother Chris swam for Ursinus ... Enjoys reading ... Majoring in biochemistry ... Hopes to be a pharmaceutical researcher ... Swam against fellow freshman Ryan Murtha in high school ... Chose Villanova for the swim team and the excellent academics.

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