Ryan Murphy: Men's LacrosseRyan Murphy
has been selected as the Springfield College Male Maroon Club Athlete of the Week after leading the Pride to its best start as a Division III program. The senior has helped Springfield break into the national spotlight as the Pride ranks 9th in the Lacrosse Magazine National Poll and 10th in the latest United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) National Coaches Poll.
The Mansfield, Mass. native helped Springfield come-from-behind to beat cross-town rival Western New England, 9-7 on Saturday. Murphy posted four goals and an assist, including the eventual game-winning goal in the fourth quarter.
The Sport Management major has had a sensational start to his senior year, In four games, he's netted 10 goals to go along with four assists.
Recent Maroon Club Athletes of the Week