University of Iowa Athletics

#26 Maddy Murphy

Class Fifth Year
Hometown Riana, Tasmania
High School Elizabeth College
Maddy Murphy - Field Hockey - University of Iowa Athletics

2020 Honors — NFHCA second-team All-American, making her the eighth Hawkeye in program history to earn three NFHCA All-America honors… NFHCA first-team All-West Region honoree… second-team All-Big Ten selection… NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad… Academic All-Big Ten selection… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar… Dean’s List honoree. 2020 — Played in 17 games, leading the team in goals (8), points (18), and shots (38).

2019 Honors — NFHCA second-team All-American… NFHCA first team All-West Regional honoree… first-team All-Big Ten selection. 2019 — Started all 22 games… led the team in goals (12), assists (13), points (37), all of which were career highs… 12 goals tied for third most in the conference and 37 points tied for second most in the Big Ten… recorded her second career hat trick against Indiana (10/18) and scored two assists in four separate games… scored the Big Ten Tournament Championship’s lone goal in overtime to secure the title.

2018 Honors — NFHCA second-team All-American… NFHCA first-team All-West Regional honoree… first-team All-Big Ten selection… Academic All-Big Ten selection. 2018 — Started all 21 games… led the team in goals (13), points (33), and game-winning goals (4), all of which were new career highs… 13 goals tied for fourth most in the conference, 33 points tied for fifth most in the Big Ten, and four game-winning goals tied for the third most… recorded her first career hat trick over No. 6 Penn State (10/12) to earn Big Ten Co-Offensive Player of the Week honors… posted two stretches where she scored a goal in three straight games.

2017 Honors — NFHCA second-team All-West Regional selection… second-team All-Big Ten honoree… named to NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad. 2017 — Started all 18 games… second on the team with 11 goals and 25 points… recorded a six-point game against New Hampshire (9/10) with two goals and two assists… scored two goals against Northwestern (10/13)… made her Hawkeye debut in first game of the season against No. 15 Wake Forest (8/26)… tallied a team-high three game-winning goals this season.

High School — Represented Tasmania at the U18 and U21 level… named team captain at the U18 level… voted Tasmanian MVP in 2016… represented the Old Hobartians Hockey Club (OHA) in the Southern Hockey Premier League where she was named MVP and the Club’s Best U21 Player from 2013-15… named junior captain and was the highest goal scorer in 2016… represented Australia in both indoor and outdoor competitions… was part of the Australia U21 team (Jillaroos) and National Futures Elite program… represented Australia at the indoor senior international level and was recognized as the player of the tournament at the national championships at both U18 and U21 level.