May 4, 2011
Auburn, Ala. -
Auburn junior Morgan Murphy was named to the Southeastern Conference Softball Community Service Team, the league office announced Wednesday.
Murphy, from Germantown, Tenn., currently serves as the Auburn Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Vice President and is the 2011-2012 SAAC President-Elect. Murphy is a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and has volunteered at the Boys and Girls Club of Auburn.
"Community service is an important part of being a student-athlete at Auburn University," Auburn head coach Tina Deese said. "Morgan takes it very seriously and has done an outstanding job working in the community and representing her team and Auburn. We are very proud of her."
Murphy has also participated in the Auburn Student-Athlete Day and collected goods and helped market the SEC Together We Can Food Drive, the BeatBama Food Drive and Toys for Tots.
Murphy was also a 2010 SEC Community Service Team Member is majoring in broadcast journalism. Murphy has appeared in 13 games this season and has one home run.