A native of Vienna, Virginia, Jason Murphy brings a wealth of knowledge and experience at the face-off X. In 3 seasons, the former walk-on climbed the ranks to No. 6 all-time at UVA in career face-off wins. A three year starter for the Cavaliers, Murphy was named to the All-ACC Academic Team following Virginia’s 2016 season where he was ranked 2nd in the ACC, and 9th nationally in face-off wins percentage. He has been selected to the ACC Academic Honor Roll in each of his years at UVA. Before playing for Virginia, Murphy led as a team captain for The Landon School in Bethesda, Maryland.