Record Setting Performances at the Marie Murphy Olympics!


On Tuesday, May 26th all students participated in the Marie Murphy Olympics. Thank goodness the rain held out until the event was over! Ten teams comprised of 6th, 7th and 8th graders competed against one another. Team #5 came in 1st place under the leadership of Mrs. Lane, Mr. Minsley and Ms. Stewart. Team #1 took 2nd place under the direction of Mrs. Cunningham, Mrs. Hoffmeister and Mr. Howe. Third place was clinched by Team #2 with guidance from Mrs. Roche, Mrs. Rose-Epstein and Mr. Furman.

A total of four Marie Murphy IMG_8666Olympic records were broken. Remarkable! Congratulations to the following students:

  • 25-yd. dash – Vicka K. with a time of 3.53
  • 50-yd. dash – Vicka K. with a time of 6.9
  • 440-yd. run – Vicka K. with a time of 1:13.79
  • 440-yard relay – Christopher B., Kenny D., Isabelle P., and Brian Y. with a time of 103.84







Photos of the events can be seen below!

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Varsity Boys’ Volleyball- Conference and Tournament Champs!

The Marie Murphy Boys’ Varsity Volleyball Team finished their season 14-0!  They came in 1st in the Conference and were the Tournament Champions!  Please congratulate this undefeated team.  We are very proud of this boys!

Please help us congratulate the team:

Allen L., Arif A., Brandon M., Chase T., George R., Jack F., Joe L., Louis S., Matthew T., Michael N., William M.
If you have any pictures of this undefeated season, please give them to Gail Soriano.

Many Thanks!


JV Boys’ Volleyball Team- NSIC Conference Champions!

Please congratulate our JV Boys’ Volleyball team!  They went undefeated during the regular season (11 – 0) and took 2nd place in the Conference Tournament. They lost only a single match this year.  They are also the NSIC Conference Champions!   We are very proud of these boys!

Please help congratulate these talented boys:

Adrien I, Andrew C, Bobby D, Brian C, Chippa C, Connor H, Costa P, Edward S, Joey K, Julian O, Oscar M, Kevin D
If you have any pictures of this amazing season, please give them to Gail Soriano.

Many Thanks!






Girls’ Basketball Teams-Champions!

Did you know that our girls’ basketball teams are amazing too?  Here are the stats from the season!

The varsity Marie Murphy girls’ basketball team finished 10-1 in their conference and 15-1 overall.  The varsity won their tournament as well.  Congratulate the following girls on an impressive season: Allison C, Anna H, Bry S, Jackie M, Lauren P, Margaret H, Marina Z, Maya K, Nicole C, Rachael B, and Yeji A.

The JV girls finished 4-8 in conference and 6-9 overall!  We are proud of these girls as well:  Kamryn A, Rachel B, Lauren B, Alex B, Jennifer H, Priscilla H, Ari M, Maya M, Melanie S, Cara S, Alli S, Charlotte S, and Madeleine S.


Varsity Basketball Scrimmage Girls and Boys – Friday, February 8, 2013 5:30-7:30

We will be having a “Varsity Basketball Scrimmage” featuring the Girls and Boys Varsity basketball teams playing together on Friday, February 8th at 5:30 – 7:30!  All grades, parents and teachers are invited to this “Fun” raiser to watch the coEd varsity basketball teams do battle on the court!  Fun games and prizes during half time with pizza being served in the MPR after the game.  Join us and cheer on your friends at this exciting event!!!!!  Go Gold!!!  Go Maroon!

J.V. Conference Champs!

Last night the JV boys basketball team won their conference tournament by beating Washburne!  Congratulate the boys if you get a chance, they worked very hard throughout the season.

Kevin C, Michael B., Gabe H., Blake G., Tennessee F., Brian C., Brian K., Costa P., Ethan L., Anthony C., Adam B., Sam S., Peter P.

Boys Basketball-Conference News!

The boys basketball regular season ended last night.  The Junior varsity team finished with a record of 14 wins and 2 losses.  We finished first in the conference!! The varsity team finished with a record of 13 wins and 3 losses.  They finished second in the conference.  Congratulate the players as it has been a very successful season for both teams.  The tournament starts next week.  JV at Washburne and Varsity at WJHS.