Morrie Murphy

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Player No. 133
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Position Wing
Contract 1947
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DOB
Origin
Debut Vs Balmain - 12th Apr 1947
Dog Years (1) 1947
Rep Caps
Other Clubs
Junior Club

Biography Morrie Murphy joined Canterbury for a single season in 1947 as a winger.

Morrie was fortunate to be part of a strong Canterbury team that were to become minor premiers.

Morrie scored a record 14 tries for the season which was not equalled until 1953 by Barry Stenhouse and then beaten by Chris Anderson in 1974.

Career Stats
Grade Year Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
1 1947 19 14 0 0 42
Total: 19 14 0 0 42
Average (per year): 19 14 0 0 42
Average (per game): 0.7 0 0 2.2

Total - All Grades
  Years Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
Total: 1 19 14 0 0 42
Average (per year): 19 14 0 0 42
Average (per game): 0.7 0 0 2.2

Data provided by Clint Crofts