Kara Murphy, a 2007 graduate of St. Vincent-St. Mary, was a basketball star for the Irish. Murphy, a University of Akron recruit, suffered a severe concussion in a Division II district final game against Archbishop Hoban. Murphy was hospitalized and had trouble functioning for awhile.
The Akron Beacon Journal's Cheryl Powell wrote a story about Murphy's recovery. Check it out. It's a good read about a player who should be a standout for the Zips during the next four years.
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Kara Murphy shoots baskets at her home in Hartville.