Carl Murphree - Head
Women's Wrestling Coach
Coach Carl Murphree came to Missouri Valley College in 2003 from Napa, Calif. Murphree has coached wrestling for 30 years—nine at the collegiate level. Coach Murphree led MVC to National titles in 2004 and 2005. In 2005 Murphree was named WCWA Coach of the Year.
Coach Murphree was instrumental in establishing high school girls wrestling in California, and hosted the first NHSF sanctioned tournament in the United States—The Napa Valley Girls Classic. For his efforts Murphree was inducted into the California Women’s Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2006.
Coach Murphree has two children, Emilee and Daniel. Both are former California high school state wrestling champions. Murphree earned his bachelor of science degree at California State University-Sacramento.