Chin tallies first career win, Hiinchliffe first save and Murphy first RBI
AS A SOPHOMORE (2013)
Started three games in the outfield and played in a fourth before an arm injury ended his season ... went 2-for-4 with two runs, and first career triple and RBI in the win at Elon (2/16) ... went 1-for-4 with a run against VCU (2/15) ... earned the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Made 20 appearances, tallying a 3.19 ERA in 36.2 innings and a 2-1 record ... had the third-best ERA and was second on the Eagles with nine games finished ... fourth on the team in appearances ... allowed 37 hits, 18 runs - 13 earned - only five walks and 20 strikeouts ... inherited 11 base runners and allowed only two to score ... allowed only one runs in last five outings of the season, 13.2 innings ... pitched a season-high 5.1 innings against Duke (5/18) without allowing a run or walk and giving up three hits and striking out two ... pitched 2.0 scoreless innings against Maine (5/15), giving up three hits and striking out one without allowing a walk ... threw 3.0 scoreless innings against Wake Forest (4/29), tallying second win, allowing only one walk and one hit, while striking out two ... went 2.1 innings versus Dartmouth (4/25), allowing two hits and recording two Ks ... from March 31 to April 14, in 9.2 innings allowed just one run while striking out two and giving up seven hits ... recorded a pick off against Harvard (4/10) ... pitched a perfect inning against Harvard (4/4), entering the game with the bases loaded and forcing a double play and fly ball to end the inning ... earned first career win at Bryant (3/12), allowing just one hit and striking out two in 2.0 innings of relief ... in first seven appearances, 7.1 innings, allowed just one earned run, throwing scoreless innings at Florida Gulf Coast (3/4) and Georgia Tech (3/23) ... recipient of the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
Four-year starter for the Chiefs ... hit .360 with two home runs and 15 RBIs in 17 games in an injury-shortened senior season ... batted .370 with two homers and 31 RBIs as a junior ... named a Rawlings/Perfect Game Preseason Southeast Region honorable mention member ... played for the 17U East Cobb Astros that advanced to the national championship game.
Enrolled as a communications major in the College of Arts & Sciences ... Geoffrey is the older of Lorna and Geoff Murphy's two sons ... born October 29, 1992 ... recipient of the Daniel E. Lyons Athletic Scholarship Fund.