Canyon del Oro hurdler Chelsey Murphy committed to Western State Colorado University on Monday.
“It means a lot to me and my family. It’s always been a life goal to get this far, so far,” Murphy told AllSportsTucson.com.
“Having this amazing opportunity to continue my academics and my passion for hurdling at Western State Colorado University is a true blessing. Thank you for all the support from my friends, family and coaches for pushing me beyond my limits and believing in me from the beginning.”
Murphy is also a standout basketball player for the Dorados.
1A BASKETBALL ALL-STARS
6A SOCCER ALL-STARS
5A BOYS SOCCER
FRESHMAN BASKETBALL ALL-STARS
5A GIRLS SOCCER
4A SOCCER ALL-STARS
3A SOCCER ALL-STARS
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