Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Dick Murphy was a member of the great Naval Academy eight which won the IRA Regatta, the Eastern Sprints, the Olympic Trials, and the Olympic Games in 1952. He rowed for two more years, adding two more titles at the IRAs and the Easterns. After graduation from Annapolis in 1954 he spent his required time in the service, but retired immediately thereafter as a first lieutenant.
|1952 Summer||20||Helsinki||Rowing||Men's Coxed Eights||United States||USA||1||Gold|
|1952 Summer||20||Helsinki||Rowing||United States||USA||Final||6:25.9|
|1952 Summer||20||Helsinki||Rowing||United States||USA||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||6:32.1|
|1952 Summer||20||Helsinki||Rowing||United States||USA||Round One||Heat Two||6:09.0|