University of Iowa Athletics

Danny Murphy

Height 5-8
Weight 165 lbs.
Class Jr.
Hometown Fort Collins, Colo.
High School Rocky Mountain

2018-19

  • Appeared in one match, securing a fall in 5:31 at the Grand View Open
  • Missed the remainder of the season with an injury
  • Academic All-Big Ten
  • Letterwinner

2017-18

  • Posted a 5-3 record at 141 pounds
  • Competed in Black Division at LIndenwood Open (5-1) and Luther College Open (1-2)
  • Recorded two pins, two major decisions and one technical fall
  • Fastest pin was in 1:05
  • Academic All-Big Ten
  • Letterwinner

2016-17

  • Redshirted
  • Competed in three open tournaments at 141 and 149 pounds
  • Collected a third-place finish at Pat “Flash” Flanagan Open
  • Posted an overall record of 10-5
  • Recorded two major decisions and three pins

High School

  • State champion at 145 senior year
  • Placed second at 126, and third at 138

Personal

  • Born January 9, 1997
  • Son of Dan and Heather Murphy
  • Father played soccer at Penn State
  • Religious Studies major
Overall Dual Big Ten Dual Dual Pts. Big Ten NCAA OT MD TF Pins Fastest
Year Record Record Record Scored Place Place W-L W-L W-L W-L Pin
2017-18 5-3 0-0 0-0 0 – – – – 0-0 2-0 1-0 2-0 1:05
2018-19 1-0 0-0 0-0 0 – – – – 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-0 5:31
Career    6-3 0-0 0-0 0 – – – – 0-0 2-0 1-0 3-0 1:05