Joseph and Susan Murphy of Hilton Head Island and Boston, Mass., announce the engagement of their daughter, Kathryn Anne Murphy, formerly of Hilton Head Island, to Christopher Bradford Tighe of Easton, Mass., the son of Brad and Jeannette Tighe of Easton.
The bride-elect graduated with honors from Hilton Head Preparatory School where she achieved All Region in soccer and was Captain of the HHP soccer team as well as a key contributor to the basketball and volleyball teams.
Kate attended The University of Colorado at Boulder for two years, transferred and graduated Cum Laude from The University of Tampa. Kate is currently employed as an International Account Coordinator for International Forest Products.
The groom-elect is a graduate of Oliver Ames High School, Easton, Mass. In 2011 Chris was inducted into the Oliver Ames Athletic Hall of Fame for excellence in basketball and football. Chris graduated from Suffolk University in Boston where he was Captain of their basketball team.
Chris is currently employed as a Sales Representative for Martignetti Companies.
The wedding is planned for Sept. 2, 2012 at Newfound Lake in N.H.
Kate and Chris will settle in Canton, Mass.after a honeymoon in Napa Valley and Hawaii.