2014: Redshirted his first season to preserve a year of eligibility, training and competing unattached in the multis … indoors, completed a heptathlon at the UW Invitational, though he no heighted the pole vault resulting in a score of 3,810 points … took fifth overall in the open high jump at the Husky Classic, as he cleared a season-best of 6-8 ¾ … had a best long jump of 21-4 ¾ at the UW Indoor Open and raised his shot put best to 38-1 ½ … outdoors, competed once at the Washington Open, long jumping 21-0, and throwing the javelin 138-feet.
High School and Personal: Born in Tacoma, Wash. … parents are Dana and Tobius Murray … has one brother, Javon, and one sister, Makenzie … father played basketball at the University of Baltimore … one of the top jumpers in the state, scoring in both the high jump and triple jump at the 4A state level … as a senior in 2013, he took fourth in the high jump, equaling the second-best clearance at 6-6, and going 44-4 to finish third in the triple jump … twice cleared a personal-best of 6-8 in the high jump during his senior season … won the district and regional triple jump titles in 2013, and the 2012 regional titles in both the high jump and triple jump … won the 2013 Pasco Invite high jump with a clearance of 6-7 and the triple jump at 44-6 … first at the 2013 Shoreline Invite with a high jump of 6-8 … cleared 6-6 to take second at the 2013 BorderDuel Track Classic … also lettered two years in basketball, earning Defensive MVP honors in 2011-12 and 2012-13 … graduated with a 3.69 GPA.
High Jump…….6-8 3/4
Pole Vault.......11-5 3/4
Long Jump…….21-4 3/4
Shot Put.......38-1 1/2