Coach Mike Murphy has been with Tstreet since 2007, as an active member of the Coaching Board and continually producing top teams and talent across the club from ages 12-18. He currently coaches 16-1’s and assists on 18-1s. Mike’s coaching successes include: several #1 finishes in SCVA, 2016 16U open bronze medal, 2015 16U bronze medal and 2012 14U open silver medal at Junior Nationals, 2016 SCVA LA Qualifier Gold, 2012 Colorado Crossroads Gold. Mike has also racked up several top 10 finishes at the Volleyball Festival in Phoenix. He continues his 6th season as head coach at JSerra Catholic high school where he runs the girls’ indoor and beach programs.
As a player, Coach Murphy was a three-year starting Varsity setter and team captain at Dana Hills High School. He played for Balboa Bay Volleyball Club and won a bronze medal at JO’s. He played two years at Orange Coast College as starting setter where his team finished 3rd in State, then went on to receive a scholarship to set for Hope International University and compete in the NAIA conference. Accomplishments include Junior Olympic recognition as well as several All-League and All-Conference selections and records throughout his high school and college careers.
Coach Mike currently lives in San Clemente with his wife and 4 kids. He earned his BA from Hope International University and then attended graduate school at National University to pursue a teaching credential. Mike is blessed and thankful to be doing what he loves. Aside from coaching, Mike enjoys surfing, playing music and raising his family at the beach.