Lindsey Murphy
Lindsey Murphy

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Loves Park, IL

High School:
Boylan Catholic

Height:
5-2

Birthdate:
10/24/1985

Gym:
Energym


Collegiate Career Bests: Bars - 9.750; Beam - 9.575; Vault - 9.825. NIU: Transferred to Northern Illinois after two seasons on the nationally-ranked team at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa.

2006: At ISU, Lindsey saw action in three meets on the vault for the NCAA finalist Cyclones. Earned a season-high score of 9.725 on vault in an upset of Missouri (2/2). Earned identical 9.675 marks on vault in dual meets versus Iowa (1/18) and Oklahoma (2/10).

2005: Competed on the vault in 13 meets, including the NCAA Central Regional and NCAA Championships, where she recorded a 9.700. Totaled nine vault scores of 9.700 or above during the season. Placed seventh on vault against intrastate rival Iowa (2/19) with a 9.700. Shared seventh place on vault at Minnesota (3/18) after recording a 9.750. Notched a career high 9.825 to tie for fifth on vault against Nebraska (3/14). Recorded career highs on both uneven bars (9.75) and beam (9.575) vs. Oregon State. At the Big 12 Championship meet (3/26), came in with a 9.800 on vault. Competed on the floor exercise for three exhibitions during the season.

Prep: Trained at Energym Gymnastics located in Sycamore, IL. Four-time national qualifier during high school. Placed 10th in the all-around in the 2004 Junior Olympic National Championships. Claimed the 2004 Region 5 all-around and floor exercise titles. Took first in the all-around, floor and vault at the 2004 Illinois state competition.

Personal: Born Oct. 24, 1985. Daughter of Mike and Ann Murphy. Majoring in organizational and corporate communications.