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Robbie Murphy

Outside Hitter

Player profile

  • Hometown Glen Ellyn, Ill.
  • High School Glenbard West
  • Year r-Junior
  • Height 6-5

CAREER HONORS
• Academic All-Big Ten (2019, 2020)
• MIVA Academic All-Conference (2018, 2019, 2020)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2018, 2019)

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2020 (Redshirt Sophomore)
• Did not compete

2019 (Redshirt Freshman)
• Played in all three sets of the win over Lees-McRae, connecting on four kills and digging a ball
• Participated in the 2019 Spring Wolstein Leadership Academy
• Huntington Bucks Go Pro1.0 intern with the Athletics Business Office

2018 (Redshirt)
• Practiced with the team

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Back-to-back Illinois state champion as an outside hitter for Glenbard West High, earning all-tournament honors as a senior
• Combined 83-1 record as an upperclassman, including a 42-0 mark during junior campaigb with zero sets dropped
• Captained Hitmen Volleyball Club to Open Boys Junior National Championship U14-U18, placing as high as fifth in the U18 Open Division
• Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 member

PERSONAL
• Son of Paul and Beth Murphy
• Has two siblings, Megan and Ryan
• Grandfather, Bob, played basell at the University of Wisconsin
• Marketing (Business) major