Team captain has Diné roots
By Sunnie Clahchischiligi
ALBUQUERQUE, March 20, 2014
(Times photo – Donovan Quintero)
The natural-born leader was Los Lunas senior and Navajo Nation member Chad Murphy, who played for the Tigers for the last four seasons. Though the Tigers were defeated, 56-41, by No. 1 Roswell, Murphy had a hand in leading the team during their historical season.
After the loss to Roswell, Los Lunas head coach Travis Julian said Murphy, who is a captain on the team, has always been in a league of his own.
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