East Wake promotes Murray to head football coach

Wendell, N.C. — Michael Murray has been hired as the next head football coach at East Wake High School.

The school announced Murray‘s hire on Wednesday afternoon in a tweet.

Murray served as the defensive coordinator at East Wake last season under Sean Murphy, who earlier this month after just one season in Wendell.

Prior to serving as the defensive coordinator at East Wake, Murray was the head football coach at Zebulon Middle School for 14 years where he posted an overall record of 88-12.

This past season, East Wake‘s football team posted a 3-8 overall record and a 2-3 mark in the Greater Neuse River 3A Conference.