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Samantha Murphy


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Samantha Murphy

Gold Coast 2018 saw Samantha make her second appearance at a Commonwealth Games where, with wins over Wales and Barbados, Team Scotland achieved a 9th place finish. Samantha has over 70 caps for Scotland, including the team’s 9th place finish at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. Her major achievements include the 2009 World Youth Championships, Netball Europe Open Championships every year from 2010 to 2013 and a 12th place finish at the 2015 Netball World Cup.

Away from Netball, Samantha is a dental nurse.

  • Date of Birth 29/07/1991
  • Birth Place Rutherglen
  • Hometown East Kilbride
  • Lives East Kilbride
  • Coach Tanya Dearns (Club) / Gail Parata (National)
  • Club UWS Sirens
  • Commonwealth Games Representation 2014, 2018

Did You Know?

  • I watch...

    The Bake Off!

  • I eat...

    Biscuits with my tea!

  • I listen to...

    Heather Small

  • Sporting Hero

    Serena Williams

  • Dream holiday destination

    Anywhere with a nice beach!

Career Highlights

9 th
Gold Coast 2018
12 th
2015 World Cup
9 th
Glasgow 2014
Netball - Women
4 th
2013 Netball Europe Open Championships
4 th
2012 Netball Europe Open Championships
4 th
2011 Netball Europe Open Championships
3 rd
2010 Netball Europe Open Championships
17 th
2009 World Youth Championships