Digit Murphy

"My purpose in life is to create new opportunities for women to grow, lead and be successful in sports, work and life."


Hometown: Cranston, RI, USA

College: Cornell University, Forward, 1979-1983 Hall of Fame 1994

HeRstory Highlights:

  • Brown University (NCAA) Head Coach – 1990-2011

  • First Female to 200 wins 2007

  • First American Female Color Analyst Broadcaster, 1998 Olympics

  • Boston Blades (CWHL) Head Coach – 2012-2015 (2-time champion)

  • Kunlun Red Star (CWHL) Head Coach First Chinese Professional Team in NA – 2017-18

  • Founder of United Womens Sports and First Women’s Professional Lacrosse League- UWLX

  • Title IX Trailblazer



This wall is on display at AdventHealth Center Ice in Wesley Chapel, FL, USA

Additional Content

YouTube Title IX Trailblazer Tribute Playlist - Digit Murphy

2013 CWHL Coach of the Year

2013 CWHL Coach of the Year