Cameron Murphy
Cameron Murphy
Year: Senior
Hometown: Darien, Conn.
High School: Darien High School
Position: Diver

Cameron grew up in Darien, CT and dove for the Whirlwind Diving team for seven years. A five-time Regional finalist, four-time YMCA Nationals finalist, 2002 Zone A East National qualifier, and four-time CT State Opens finalist, Cameron was also a three-time Connecticut Class S State Diving Champion and the 2004 FCIAC champion. In addition, she placed 4th in 1m springboard and 5th in the 3m springboard diving events at the 2005 YMCA Nationals Championships.

Cameron was the Salutatorian of her graduating high school class, captain of the DHS Girls' Varsity Swimming and Diving team, and involved in numerous community outreach programs, including her leadership role in the Junior Project Friendship Mentoring program.

Cameron chose Yale for its incredible undergraduate programs of study and the unity of its swim team. She also wished to carry on her family's Yale legacy that was started by her great-grandfather and continued by both her grandfather and father. Cameron is thrilled to have the opportunity to train under Ryan Moehnke and is looking forward to her freshman season.