Mr. Justin McMurphy

Humanities/Girls Basketball Coach

Phone Number: 662-393-9300 ext. 1171

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Coach Justin McMurphy - Humanities

Attended Crichton College in Memphis, TN for two years to play basketball
Attended and graduated from Mississippi State University with a bachelors in Physical Education May 2007
Certified in Physical Education, Health and Social Studies
Asst. boys basketball coach for 9th grade/High School at Grenada High for 1 year
4 years at Horn Lake Middle as Head Boys Basketball, Head Boys Track and Asst. Football Coach
10th year at Southaven High School - Head Girls Basketball Coach
I have a wife that teaches 3rd grade at DeSoto Central, a son Jordan that is 11 years old and 9 year old son, Gage.


Attended MS State Univ. 2001-2002

Attended Crichton College 2002-2004

Attended and graduated from MS State Univ. 2004-2007

B.A. in Physical Education - certified in P.E., Health and Social Studies

Grenada High - Spring 2007

Asst. Boys Basketball/K-1 P.E.

Horn Lake Middle 2007 - 2011

Head Boys Basketball, Asst. Football, Head Boys Track/P.E.

Southaven HS - 2011 - present

Head Girls Basketball/Health

This is my 10th year teaching/coaching at Southaven HS, 12th overall.  I'm from Grenada, MS and graduated HS in '01.  I've been married 12 years to Amanda McMurphy, who is a 3rd grade teacher at DCES.  We have a 11 year old son, Jordan, and a 9 year old son Gage who attend DCES.  I played 2 years of basketball at Crichton College before finishing my degree at Mississippi State University. #hailstate