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Murphy fitting her role, leading H-F from the point

Jaeda Murphy is a point guard's point guard. 

The diminutive Homewood-Flossmoor junior is a pass-first, defend-the-perimeter, make-things-happen sort of player who says she always thinks about the team before herself.

“Coming into the season, I didn’t really have any goals set for me. I was just coming out here to play, to be able to work for my team to get wins,” Murphy said. 

Junior point guard Jaeda Murphy is the player who makes Homewood-Flossmoor girls basketball go. (David P. Funk/H-F Chronicle)

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