Dick Murphy

Hampden resident, ranks as one of the region’s top amateur golfers; nearly unbeatable in team four-ball competitions; won 50 career four-balls, going 25-4 with longtime playing partner Ronnie Goldsmith; two-time New England Public Links champion; won five Western Mass. Amateurs; eight-time club champion at Franconia GC; has not played competitively since 2000; Cathedral graduate grew up in Springfield’s Forest Park neighborhood.