Murphy to Host Highway 18 Show


Highway 18ORLANDO, Fla., -- Reality television will welcome a new face when Keri Murphy hosts golfs ultimate road rally, Highway 18, premiering July 22 at 10 p.m. ET on the GOLF CHANNEL.
Keri Murphy
Keri Murphy will host GOLF CHANNEL's new series Highway 18 (Matthew Mitchell)
Murphy, 33, will set the stage during the 10-week series, mapping out the various challenges for the five teams who will race more than 1,000 miles across Florida, and providing insight to viewers during the course of each show. The model and actress from Portland, Ore., will welcome the teams at the start of each episode and greet them at the finish line with news if they are safe or not from elimination.
Hosting Highway 18 is such an incredible experience, said Murphy, who owns a modeling talent agency in Portland. I am extremely excited to be a part of this series, and I cant wait to watch pressure situations that I put the teams through every week.
Murphys television credits include hosting a daily online trivia show on, and appears as a modeling coach on the newest installment of MTVs original series, Made. A two-time Miss Oregon contestant (1996, 1999), Murphy coached 2002 Miss Oregon Katie Harman to Oregons lone Miss America crown.
Highway 18s official show Web site, also will feature a weekly video blog by Murphy detailing the behind-the-scenes and inside information on the teams and the various challenges. The micro-site is scheduled to launch July 1.
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