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Charlene Murphy Athlete Profile

Charlene Murphy

Charlene Murphy
Height: 5-7 Roster Years: 1979-1981 Hometown: Alameda, CA


  • AIAW 1979


  • Communications major

Before BYU

  • Gold Medal winner Olympic Sports Festival in 1979
  • Finalist in girls' 18s national championships in 1979
  • Won girls' 16s national indoor in 1975 and national hardcourt in 1976
  • Girls' national doubles finalist four times


  • AIAW All-America in 1979
  • All-Conference in singles and doubles in 1979 and 1980
  • All-Region VII in 1980
  • Won National Indoor Doubles Championship with teammate Heather Ludloff in 1980
  • Received Competitor Award for Women from Cougar Club in 1980
  • Won Seventeen Magazine's 21-and-under championship in 1980 
  • Won Snowbird Open in 1980
  • Teamed with John Seveley to win mixed doubles at Penn Championships at Rancho Bernardo Inn, Calif., where she also won the women's overall points championship in 1980
  • Ranked No. 6 in the nation